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Study: Method Found to Sterilize and Reuse Face Masks

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Health care workers in the United States and around the world are facing shortages of the personal protection equipment (PPE) as COVID-19 continues to spread. PPE ranging from gloves, gowns, eyewear and face masks are hard to come by, leaving those on the frontlines in the fight against the pandemic relying solely on donations.

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Wood Pallet Sterilization a Requirement for International Shipments

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Wooden pallets are commonly used to ship products, providing an easy solution for loading and unloading shipments both domestically and internationally. However, when it comes to international shipments, wooden pallets must be sterilization to prevent the spread of wood-borne insects and diseases. This requirement is strictly enforced by the International Standards for Phytosanitary (ISPM 15), originated by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO).

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