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MRSA Outbreak in Neonatal Unit

MRSA Outbreak in Neonatal Unit

Following an outbreak of MRSA at a major Irish maternity hospital, the Special Care Baby Unit was isolated for high level decontamination with hydrogen peroxide. The rooms had high efficiency HVAC systems to provide clean air to the fragile newborns and this was turned off for the duration of the decontamination process. The images above... Read More

Recovery from Shutdown

Recovery from Shutdown

Our client is a major manufacturer of sterile injectables. It was shutdown season in July/August and there had been numerous external contractors performing calibrations and “dirty work” in the Grade A & B cleanrooms. We were contracted to decontaminate their cleanroom suite, giving them every assurance that their environmental monitoring would be within specification first time round.... Read More

Hospital gets New Isolators

Hospital gets New Isolators

A major Munster hospital had a really old flexible film isolator that was damaged beyond repair. In truth it should have been replaced years ago but funding was only recently granted to replace it. The staff at the ACU were delighted with their new Cytotoxic negative pressure isolator supplied by the Italian company FAST-Air.... Read More

New Aseptic Compounding Unit

New Aseptic Compounding Unit

A major Dublin hospital had recently commissioned a new aseptic compounding unit and we were contracted to provide a deep clean of the facility using our ionised hydrogen peroxide decontamination technology. The facility comprised of four Grade B rooms containing isolators for CIVAS and Monoclonal aseptic compounding. Additionally there were a number of support rooms and... Read More

Unacceptable CFU’s in Cleanroom Monitoring

Unacceptable CFU’s in Cleanroom Monitoring

Our client is a leading Pharmaceutical company specialising in veterinary and animal health medicine. Following a failure in their environmental monitoring data, we carried out a full decontamination of their sterile suite with cleanrooms classified from ISO8 right through to ISO5 laminar flow zones. A successful 6-log bio-decontamination was validated through the suite. The assurance... Read More

IPC Ireland Conference 4th May

IPC Ireland Conference 4th May

Six Log Solutions are delighted to sponsor the inaugural Infection Prevention Control Ireland (IPCI) annual conference 2016 which takes place at the City West Hotel on 3rd/4th May 2016. If you would like to schedule a meeting for either day, please contact us (by clicking here) and we can arrange a suitable time. We look forward to seeing... Read More

Material Damage with 35% HPV

Material Damage with 35% HPV

We were recently asked to carry out a decontamination project in the operating theatre of a major Irish acute hospital. On arrival we were shown large sections of the walls that had been recently damaged by their previous service provider who use a 30-35% hydrogen peroxide solution. Shown below are some photographs of the blisters and bubbling... Read More

Hand Hygiene Awareness Day

Hand Hygiene Awareness Day

The World Health Organisation celebrated Hand Hygiene Day on 5th May 2015, and we were delighted to support this event by offering spot prizes for the staff of University Hospitals Limerick Group.   Alan Duggan (Operations Director, Six Log Solutions) presenting the hamper to the lucky winner. Also in picture are Alan O Gorman... Read More