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GBAC to Address Wuhan Coronavirus at Upcoming Bio-Remediation Workshop
January 30, 2020

The Global BioRisk Advisory Council® (GBAC), a Division of ISSA, is conducting specialized biohazard training for the Wuhan coronavirus (2019nCoV) during the...read more


ISSA Advocacy Weekly Recap—Register Today for the Clean Advocacy Summit
January 24, 2020

Welcome to the ISSA Advocacy Weekly Recap, our regular roundup of the latest public policy issues impacting the cleaning industry. This week’s...read more


First Case of Coronavirus Reported in US
January 22, 2020

The first case of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCOV) has been confirmed in the United States, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease...read more


Government Working to Stop Spread of Coronavirus into US
January 20, 2020

Infection control specialists are tracking a new coronavirus (2019-nCoV) that originated in Wuhan, China. The coronavirus has caused more than 40 confirmed...read more


Norovirus Outbreak Strikes National Park
January 20, 2020

More than 170 visitors to Yosemite National Park in California may have been infected by a norovirus outbreak, CNN reports. Most of...read more


Study: Infection Control Programs Can Cut Bacteria in Training Rooms
January 20, 2020

A new study published in Sports Health, a publication of the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine, found that making hand sanitizer...read more


Washington DC Tops Orkin’s List of Bed Bug Cities
January 15, 2020

Washington, D.C. has taken the top spot in Orkin Pest Control’s 2020 Top 50 Bed Bug Cities list, knocking the reigning three-time...read more


GBAC Takes to the Airwaves
January 13, 2020

Patty Olinger, executive director of the Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC), a division of ISSA, will be a guest on the nationally broadcast...read more