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World Immunisation Week: How vaccines shape our world

World Immunisation Week: How vaccines shape our world

The World Immunisation Week takes place in the last week of April each year. The timing is no accident. It coincides with the anniversary of the founding of the World Health Organisation (WHO) on 7 April, 1948. The purpose of the week is to highlight collective action to protect people from vaccine-preventable diseases. Vaccination helps […]

Do you really know how important hand hygiene is?

Do you really know how important hand hygiene is?

Established by the World Health Organisation (WHO) in 2009 and celebrated annually on May 5, World Hand Hygiene Day aims to highlight the critical importance of hand hygiene worldwide, particularly in healthcare settings. Hand hygiene is more than a preference or a luxury; it is a basic individual action that is essential for everyone, including […]

Innovative Advances in Cleaning Validation & Detergency in Cosmetics Manufacturing

Innovative Advances in Cleaning Validation & Detergency in Cosmetics Manufacturing

The need for rigorous cleaning validation and detergency in cosmetics manufacture has never been greater as the industry continues to evolve at a rapid pace. In this dynamic landscape, the consequences of not having the right procedures in place can be profound, leading to compromised product quality, regulatory non-compliance and reputational damage. Join Christeyns Life […]

L’industria cosmetica diventa sempre più ecologica

L’industria cosmetica diventa sempre più ecologica

Negli ultimi dieci anni, l’industria cosmetica ha subito una notevole trasformazione, abbandonando i prodotti sintetici e di origine animale per soddisfare la crescente domanda di materiali naturali e di origine vegetale. Le preoccupazioni per la sostenibilità hanno assunto un ruolo centrale, portando a un maggiore interesse per l’approvvigionamento sostenibile, le pratiche responsabili della catena di […]

World Health Day: Celebrating Our Right to Health!

World Health Day: Celebrating Our Right to Health!

Every year on 7 April we celebrate World Health Day! This day marks the founding of the World Health Organisation (WHO) in 1948, a UN agency dedicated to ensuring global health. The core message of World Health Day is simple: give people access to health care without the prospect of financial hardship. Countries that prioritise […]

Sustainable hygiene is much more than saving water

Sustainable hygiene is much more than saving water

Water is essential for life, the environment and the economy, and as such it is a common good that must not only be accessible and affordable for all, but more importantly, respected and protected. Due to climate change, water scarcity is increasing worldwide and also in Europe, where water stress affects about 20% of the […]

Maximising efficiency: Improving clean in place (CIP) processes in cosmetics manufacturing

Maximising efficiency: Improving clean in place (CIP) processes in cosmetics manufacturing

Making the most efficient use of resources is essential for any business to optimise its overall operations. In the cosmetics industry, one of the key challenges is the significant consumption of water, time and energy throughout the manufacturing process. Cleaning in Place (CIP) is an essential operation that uses water, cleaning chemicals and heat to […]

The dual power of broad-spectrum disinfectant and residual effect

The dual power of broad-spectrum disinfectant and residual effect

The production of safe food for the consumer is a prerequisite for all food chain, from livestock farms through the food industry to the catering sector. Hygiene and disinfection play a key role in the various strategies to be implemented. Disinfection is the fundamental and final phase, and formulations with high biocidal efficacy must be […]

Cosmetics Manufacturing 2024: Overcoming the Challenges Ahead

Cosmetics Manufacturing 2024: Overcoming the Challenges Ahead

The cosmetics industry is one of the most dynamic in the world today, with constant challenges to develop novel and inventive formulations, deliver continuous innovation and ensure superior product tolerability. Manufacturers in the cosmetics industry face several challenges. The market is fast-paced and demanding, driven by a constant quest for innovation and evolving consumer preferences. […]

Yes, you can avoid spreading the seasonal flu!

Yes, you can avoid spreading the seasonal flu!

Seasonal influenza, more commonly known as the flu, is an infection of the respiratory tract caused by influenza viruses. It occurs in all regions of the world. Influenza A viruses, further divided into subtypes based on surface proteins, are the most common influenza viruses. Subtypes A (H1N1) and A (H3N2) are currently circulating in the […]

About healthcare-associated infection (HAI)

About healthcare-associated infection (HAI)

Everyone has heard of healthcare-associated infections (HAIs), but most people don’t know exactly what they are, so it’s important to start with a definition. HAIs are infections that patients acquire while in hospital or other healthcare settings. While some infections are easily treated, others can have a significant impact on a patient’s well-being, prolonging their […]

Safety in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing: A Global Imperative

Safety in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing: A Global Imperative

At a time when prioritising health and well-being has never been more important, the pharmaceutical industry is taking centre stage to demonstrate its unwavering commitment to safety and quality. Global public health challenges such as migration, pandemics, the rise of non-communicable diseases and ageing populations must be addressed not only through the adoption of new […]