All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘SOAP’

Antibacterial Soap: What You Need To Know

Some of us pride ourselves on having antibacterial anything close by. In the bathroom, in the kitchen, and even in your purse. You know, just in case you’re stuck in a public restroom and that blasted automatic soap dispenser is empty. When people see the words “kills 99.9% of germs” they probably get a little giddy inside. And why shouldn’t …

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FDA to Take a Closer Look at Antibacterial Soaps

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today announced that it will be taking a closer look into the safety of antibacterial soaps. Under a new rule proposed by the agency, antibacterial soap and body wash manufacturers would have to provide evidence showing that their products are safe for long-term daily use and that their products are more effective than …

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Antibacterial Soap Could Harm Babies, Shows Study

A new study published in the journal Endocrine Reviews has shown that exposure to certain antibacterial soaps could harm nursing babies. The study, performed by researchers at the University of Tennessee, showed that the survival rates of nursing baby rats fell when they were exposed to triclocarban – a bactericide typically found in antibacterial bar soaps. The chemical is typically …

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Google Announces New Ad Exchange Developer Resources

If you use Ad Exchange, you’re going to want to listen up. Google is making some new resources available to developers that should make your lives a lot easier. The first and most important change is that the Ad Exchange Web site is now integrated with Google’s developers resource site. This allows Google to provide better support for those working …

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