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      Sealed Air Expands Strategic Distribution Partnership with Surface Medical for CleanPatch® Brand to Canada CHARLOTTE, N.C. – May 1 2017 – Sealed Air’s (NYSE: SEE) Diversey Care division today announced today that it has entered into a strategic partnership to exclusively distribute the CleanPatch® branded product line in Canada through Sealed Air’s Diversey Care (“Diversey”) business. CleanPatch is a first-in-class medical surface repair technology that restores damaged hospital mattress covers to an intact and hygienic state. As part of the multi-year agreement, Diversey will lead the sales, marketing and distribution activities of CleanPatch products in the Canadian healthcare...

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CleanPatch, Global Problem, Infection Control, Intact, Mattress Surface Integrity, Mattresses, Medical Surface Repair, Operating Room, Surface Medical -

As we continue to educate healthcare facilities on the patient safety risks of damaged surfaces, we have become aware that some facilities attempt to repair damage with "tape". In response to this, we have created a video series to demonstrate the functional differences between CleanPatch and "tape"  in key scenarios 1) After wiping with a hospital disinfectant 2) In the presence of fluid These videos have proven popular with our customers around the world, and are an eye opening visual that showcase why tape is prohibited by many health surveyors and infection control departments. Our newest video launched today uses Vericlean, a fluorescent marking spray from Diversey...

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Award, CleanPatch, Global Launch, Infection Control, Key Opinion Leaders, Nomination, Press Coverage, Startup Canada, Surface Medical -

                                              Surface Medical to be recognized as the Prairies Winner of the 2016 Startup Canada Award for Global Entrepreneurship September 6th 2016 - Surface Medical Inc. (“Surface Medical”) was recognized by Startup Canada as the Prairies Winner of the Startup Canada Award for Global Entrepreneurship. The company will be presented with the award in Edmonton, Alberta during a red carpet event on October 25th. “On behalf of the entire team at Surface Medical, we would like to thank Startup Canada for...

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Infection Control, Medical Surface Repair, Nomination, Press Coverage, Sealed Air, United States -

Surface Medical and its exclusive US Distributor partner, Sealed Air Diversey Care, are honoured to have CleanPatch recognized as an Innovation Award nominee by two leading professional organizations - ISSA The Wordwide Industry Cleaning Association and The Association for the Healthcare Environment (AHE). CleanPatch: 2016 AHE Innovation Award Nominee Announced at AHE EXCHANGE 2016 in September CleanPatch: 2016 ISSA Innovation Award Nominee (Category - Supplies and Accessories) Announced at ISSA / Interclean 2016 in October Click here to vote for CleanPatch today!  Click here to read Sealed Air Diversey Care's Press Release

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Case Study, Cost-savings, Infection Control, Mattress Surface Integrity, Mattresses, Medical Surface Repair -

In addition to enhancing patient safety and reducing cross-contamination, CleanPatch saves you money. This can be visualized by inputing your facility data into our CleanCalculator as 20 repairs with CleanPatch costs less than buying 1 new mattress! In order to understand the true cost-savings of using CleanPatch, we collaborated with a regional Bedshop in a large health system, who are responsible for maintaining and repairing hospital beds and stretchers.  The results are in - over six months, the Bedshop was able to repair 68% of the damaged mattresses and stretchers it received, for a total cost savings of $29,794! Click here to download the full Case...

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