The American Cleaning Institute (ACI)

Research Studies

Year Title Chemical Class Subject

Management Options for Reducing the Release of Antibiotics and Antibiotic Resistance Genes to the Environment

Author : Pruden A, Larsson DG, Amézquita A, Collignon P, Brandt KK, Graham DW, Lazorchak JM, Suzuki S, Silley P, Snape JR, Topp E, Zhang T, Zhu YG.

Antimicrobials Safety

Occurrence and risk screening of alcohol ethoxylate surfactants in three U.S. river sediments associated with wastewater treatment plants

Author : Hans Sanderson, Remi van Compernolle, Scott D. Dyer, Bradford B. Price, Allen M. Nielsen, Martin Selby, Darci Ferrer, Kathleen Stanton

Surfactants Monitoring

Estimating Fatty Alcohol Contributions to the Environment from Laundry and Personal Care Products using a Market Forensics Approach

Author : Stephen Mudge and Paul C. DeLeo

Surfactants Methods

Environmental Release, Environmental Concentrations, and Ecological Risk of N,N-Diethyl-m-Toluamide (DEET)

Author : Dallas Aronson, John Weeks, Bill Meylan, Patrick D Guiney, Philip H Howard

General Exposure assessment

The toxicology and immunology of detergent enzymes

Author : David Basketter, Ninna Berg, Francis H. Kruszewski, Katherine Sarlo, and Beth Concoby

Enzymes Toxicity

Relevance of sensitization to occupational allergy and asthma in the detergent industry

Author : David Basketter, Ninna Berg, Francis H. Kruszewski, Katherine Sarlo, and Beth Concoby

Enzymes Risk Management

Quantifying the anthropogenic fraction of fatty alcohols in a terrestrial environment

Author : Stephen M. Mudge, Paul C. DeLeo, Scott D. Dyer

Surfactants Risk Assessment

Pharmaceuticals and Personal Care Products in the Environment: What are the Big Questions?

Author : Boxall, A.B.A., et al.

Cleaning Products Fate

Collection and Dissemination of Exposure Data throughout the Chemical Value Chain - A Case Study from a Global Consumer Product Industry

Author : Hans Sanderson, William Greggs, Christina Cowan-Ellsberry, Paul DeLeo & Richard Sedlak

Cleaning Products Risk Assessment

An expert panel report of a proposed scientific model demonstrating the effectiveness of antibacterial handwash products.

Author : Boyce, J.M., DuPont, H.L., Massaro, J., Sack, D., Schaffner, D.W.

Antimicrobials Efficacy