Farmingdale, NY (PRWEB) January 5, 2009
Pro-Line Solutions, Inc., (PLS) manufacturer of Eco-Zyme™ and a host of unique, patented, environmentally-friendly "Green" detergent products used for surgical instrument cleaning in the healthcare industry, announced today that it has signed a US marketing and distribution agreement with Specialty Surgical Instrumentation, Inc. (SSI), Nashville, TN.
"We are please to have a partner of this stature in SSI," stated Alex Lodato, President of Pro-Line Solutions. "To partner with a leader recognized for its strong, nationwide hospital and surgi-center business relationships, is downright exciting," added Lodato. "SSI is the right partner to enter the US market with PLS products," stated Jim Meyers, Managing Director, USHRC (Blue Ash, OH) and Consultant for PLS who brokered the Agreement, added "these partners are ideally suited to help the healthcare community and our environment ."
Lou Wallace, President of SSI reflected, "we have been looking for a product line like this for a long time. Finally, we can offer our accounts a detergent that is not only superior in cleansing, more economic, but also is the only product of its type that is eco-friendly to the environment- non-hazardous, non-toxic, 100% biodegradable and meets Practice Greenhealth specifications."
"These specially-formulated products were created to be eco-friendly to local water treatment facilities, provide additional protection for surgical instruments, sterilization containers and washing system metal parts previously damaged by hard water in many areas of the country," Lodato continued. "By partnering with SSI we're confident of bringing our unique message into the healthcare marketplace and enabling hospitals and surgery centers to afford themselves better alternative and 'green' solutions to potential EPA and OSHA difficulties that may be a due to their current products and services," added Meyers. "Before this, the healthcare community had to use harsh cleansers that have actually contributed to instrument wear and created environmental problems."
SSI (Nashville, TN) http://www.specialty-surgical.com is a division of Symmetry Medical (NYSE:SMA) a leading provider of implants, instruments and cases to orthopedic device manufactures. SSI and SMA also design, develop and produce these products for companies in the arthroscopy, dental, laparoscopy, osteobiologic, endoscopy and other segments of the medical device market.
Pro-Line Solutions (Farmingdale, NY) http://www.prolinesolutions.com has provided products for surgical instrument care for more than thirty years and has introduced innovative products reflecting a corporate commitment to meet the exacting 'green' benchmarks that challenge the health care industry.
PR - USHRC, Jim Meyers