Key role of biocides for health & safety in hospitals witnessed by EU authorities

On 18 September 2019, CHIREC/Delta hospital hosted an A.I.S.E. event dedicated to the professional cleaning sector in its recently opened hospital, focussing on "Securing patient safety through professional cleaning & hygiene solutions in the healthcare sector”.

The one-day conference and visit took place during the regular meeting of the national authorities’ in Brussels, and brought together representatives from biocides and medical devices Competent Authorities from 19 EU Member States, the European Commission (DG GROW and DG SANTE), the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA), the detergents and maintenance products industry and healthcare experts from the CHIREC group to discuss the importance of hygiene and disinfection in securing patient safety.

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