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wipe

(wīp)
1. To rub with a fabric, e.g., for cleansing, sampling, or sterilizing a surface.
2. A piece of cloth or paper impregnated with an antiseptic or disinfectant.
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The last several years have seen a number of retailers either adding new private label baby wipes or upgrading their offerings.
In fact, it is the 93% of wipes tonnage that is not marketed as flushable that INDA president Dave Rousse is most concerned about.
With so-called "flushable" but not dispersible wipes clogging city sewer systems and concerns about chemical formulations growing, the disposable wet wipes sector has confronted its share of controversies.
Kao led wipes in 2015 with a retail value share of 25%.
After testing seven types of wipes used in hospitals, they found the effi-ciency of the wipes at removing traces of MRSA bacteria, Clostridium diffi-cile (a bacterial infection that affects the digestive system) and Acinetobacter from surfaces was not up to scratch, and in some cases even spread the bacteria.
Private label wipes can be found in most areas, and holds a noticeable share; for example, Woolworths with its Woolworths Select held a 6% value share in all purpose cleaning wipes in 2014.
Since June, a six-month-old baby suffered chemical burns from counterfeit Pampers baby wipes, a woman in Norwich reportedly discovered a dead mouse in a packet of Huggies when taking her make-up off, and in California, some wipes were found to have glass shards in them.
Emirates Wet Wipes (EWW) joined hands with Warner Brothers to introduce WOW Toonz wipes in the UAE.
Polyester wipes are used because they are low abrasive and ultra-low in particle generation.
The cleanroom wipes industry is huge and competitive, and there is constant innovation by the major manufacturers in terms of the fibres used and the way in which they are woven into a wipe, with or without the addition of solvents or other treatments.
Homecare Essentials floor wipes If you have wooden floors, you probably know just how difficult it can be to keep them dirt-free with a shine.
Most units have loads of the wet wipes Soldiers use to clean their hands in the field.