Ebola: Prevention and Control for the Cleaning Industry


What is Ebola?

Cleaning for Infection Prevention and ControlEbola hemorrhagic fever (EHF) is the severe, life-threatening disease caused by infection with an Ebola virus. Many people who contract EHF die from it. Find ISSA’s official statement and suggested talking points利鑫旗下 彩票平台代理 regarding cleaning to reduce risks related to Ebola. 

Worker Protection

利鑫旗下 彩票平台代理workers performing cleaning tasks in areas contaminated by symptomatic individuals with ehf or environments reasonably anticipated to be contaminated with infectious body fluids are at risk of exposure. that is why it is important to follow the worker protection guidelines set forth in the osha —see below.

Appropriate Disinfectants

use a u.s. environmental protection agency (epa)-registered disinfectant that is effective against a non-enveloped virus to disinfect hard non-porous environmental surfaces. look for products with a label which claims to be effective against non-enveloped viruses such as norovirus, rotavirus, adenovirus, or the poliovirus.

More Information

  •  (CDC)
  •  (OSHA)
  •  (WHO)
  •  (WHO)
  •  (CDC)