The Priority Environmental Solutions, PRO1TEK® products help firefighters in the field. PRO1TEK®products are non-alcohol based non-toxic, non-flammable and specifically designed to assist fire fighters in these types of environments. According to Unit Leader Reyes, “The PRO1TEK® product line has made our working environment safer through their revolutionary systematic approach to virus and infection control.  We look forward to…

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It’s called ‘WoundClot’, and if a Pewaukee company gets its wish, you’ll soon see it on the belt of every police officer nation-wide. The new product is an advanced form of gauze, which the company says is 5 times stronger than comparable products. “This is advanced bleeding control,” says Pro1Tek Owner Elizabeth Kemp. “It’s easy…

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Nearly a quarter of the U.S. troops who lost their lives before reaching a medical treatment facility in Iraq or Afghanistan between 2001 and 2011 didn’t have to die. A study undertaken by the U.S. Army Institute of Surgical Research found that about 25 percent of battlefield fatalities were “potentially survivable,” and roughly 90 percent of those died primarily…

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Compression is one of the simplest ways to prevent severe bleeding, and yet it is not suitable in all cases, especially when the injured may have internal bleeding. Israeli-developed WoundClot bandages could offer a solution, saving lives within minutes – before the injured even reaches a hospital. Developed by nano-materials specialist Dr. Shani Eliyahu-Gross of…

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