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SOURCE Research and Markets
DUBLIN, Dec. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9m326z/infection_control) has announced the addition of the "2013 Report on the Global Infection Control Market - Forecast To 2017" report to their offering.
Gamma and E-beam types of sterilization services are poised to have better growth over EtO in the near future due to their wider application with respect to sterilization of food, pharmaceutical, medical devices, life sciences, and cosmetic products.
Along with sterilization, cleaning and sanitation are also important activities carried out in healthcare, food, and pharmaceutical industry. Hand disinfectant market is the fastest growing segment as hands are considered to be the primary cause of cross infection. The demand for sanitizing and preservative disinfectants in food industry is also increasing due to high risks associated with food-borne pathogens along with other bacterial and viral food related infections. Increased focus on hygiene and spread of infections are the driving forces for disinfectants in the all the sectors. The endoscope reprocessing market is anticipated to show healthy growth in the near future due to continued instrument development and increasing minimally invasive surgery procedures.
Riding on these factors, along with increasing usage of single-use technology products such as medical non-wovens and face masks, the global disinfection market is expected to grow at a CAGR of more than 5.0% from 2012 to 2017.
North America constitutes the largest share to the infection control market, followed by Europe, Asia, and RoW. The rise in number of chronic diseases, pandemic diseases such as H1N1 and aging population has enhanced the growth of this market. Cost-containment issues have also led to the growth of the services sterilization market. The lack of government funds, however, has led to a decrease in innovation and enhancement of current technologies used for sterilization and disinfection. The Asian market is expected to display favorable growth in the coming years primarily due to rise in health awareness, growth of aging population, increase in number of surgical procedures, and growth in per capita income.
Key Topics Covered:
2 Executive Summary
3 Market Overview
3.1 Introduction To Infection Control Market
3.2 Market Segmentation Of Infection Control Market
3.3 Market Dynamics For Infection Control Industry
3.4 Emerging Infection Control (Sterilization & Disinfection) Technologies
3.5 Sterilization Process Monitoring
3.6 Commonly Used Infection Control Chemicals (Disinfectants & Antiseptics)
3.7 Market Share Analysis Of Infection Control Industry
4 Global Sterilization Equipment Market
5 In-House & Contract Sterilization Markets
6 Global Sterilization Application Market
7 Global Disinfection Market
8 Geographic Analysis For Infection Control Market
9 Competitive Landscape Of Infection Control Companies
9.2 New Products Launch
9.3 Agreements, Partnerships, Collaborations, Contracts & Joint Ventures
9.4 Mergers & Acquisitions
10 Company Profiles
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