Three More Companies Join OSAP in the Fight for Safe and Infection-free Delivery of Oral Healthcare PDF Print Email


January 24, 2014 (ANNAPOLIS) — Continuing its mission to be the world's leading advocate for the safe and infection-free delivery of oral healthcare, the Organization for Safety, Asepsis and Prevention (OSAP) welcomes Burkhart Dental Supply, Clorox Professional Products Company, and Microcopy as members of its growing list of infection control corporate members.

OSAP's membership program unites a committed community of clinicians, educators, consultants, associations, policymakers and companies who share the organization's global vision of safe oral healthcare for people everywhere. The organization's members, publications and educational programs are all focused on reducing risk and increasing compliance with trusted infection control guidance.

"We are excited to welcome these three leading dental companies to the OSAP community,” said OSAP Executive Director Therese Long, MBA, CAE. "The timing is terrific as OSAP celebrates its 30th anniversary this year. We look forward to optimizing our partnerships with them in the fight to ensure safe oral healthcare throughout the world.”

For more than 125 years, Burkhart Dental Supply has been providing equipment, repair, supplies, consulting and continuing education services to dentists in the Western United States. Burkhart prides itself on helping dentists achieve personal and professional success. For more information, visit .

Clorox Professional Products Company is a division of The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) and offers many of the industry's most recognizable brand names for the commercial, cleaning and infection prevention industries. The Clorox Healthcare brand, available to hospitals and healthcare settings, includes bleach, hydrogen peroxide and quaternary product solutions for surface disinfection. Hand care products, designed for the healthcare professional, reinforce the company's commitment to helping stop the spread of infections. For more information, visit .

Microcopy President Perry L. Parke is dedicated to leading a company that specializes in developing unique products for the dental industry. Microcopy has been manufacturing quality dental products for more than three decades. The company is a strong advocate for single-patient-use products and boasts the number-one-selling diamond bur in the United States. Microcopy's other innovative products include carbides engineered for safety, saliva-absorbent pads and nano composite polishers. To learn more, visit .

For more information on OSAP's membership program, visit .

About OSAP

The Organization for Safety, Asepsis and Prevention is the world's leading membership association exclusively dedicated to preventing disease transmission and ensuring the safe and infection-free delivery of oral healthcare for all. As a nonprofit organization, OSAP helps dental practitioners close the gap between policy and practice. Its members include dental and other healthcare professionals, consultants, researchers and nongovernmental organizations, manufacturing and distribution companies, policy makers and academia. For more information, visit .