Ecolab Healthcare is announcing the availability of Genesys surgical drapes and waste bags made of a material that promotes quicker breakdown in biologically active landfills. When in use, the products help maintain a sterile field in operating rooms. Then, when disposed of, they breakdown up to 35 percent in just 21 months. In a blind survey of 200 hospital decision-makers, 70 percent indicate that sustainability concerns are changing the way they purchase products and 79 percent believe that materials that breakdown quicker in landfills are aligned with their sustainability policies.
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