John Kerr posted in antibacterial • antibacterial soap • antibiotic resistance • consumer products • infection • MRSA • public health on December 18th, 2013.
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is calling on soap manufacturers to come clean about how effective antibacterial hands washes really are. The government watchdog this week issued a statement saying they expected manufacturers to prove that soaps labelled ‘antibacterial’ provide clear health benefits to balance any potential risks. The FDA said there currently […]
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