Innovation

Our vision is to be a global infection prevention innovation leader and trusted advisor to our customers.

Together, we will make all the difference in the world.

Recent Innovation at PDI

We are dedicated to developing the most advanced line of infection prevention solutions.

2018

First Rx product

PDI Contract Manufacturing produces its first commercial Rx Wipe

Profend™ Nasal Decolonization Kit

PDI Healthcare launches Profend® brand to address surgical site infections.

Pad in a Jar

PDI Contract Manufacturing introduces its first pad in a jar.

2017

Sani-Prime™ Germicidal Spray

PDI Healthcare introduces its first germicidal spray, Sani-Prime® — a true 1 minute disinfectant with proprietary Acceloquat™ formulation.

Sanitizing Wipes with Listeria Claim

Sani-Professional® launches the first pre-moistened no-rinse sanitizing wipes effective against Listeria.

2016

BD&L Team

PDI forms a Business Development and Licensing team to further expand its infection prevention innovation offering.

2015

Compostable Dry Towels

Sani Professional® launches a foodservice towel in a perforated roll form; the first and only compostable dry towel certified by Biodegrable Products Institute (BPI).

2014

Expanding to Pharma

PDI Contract Manufacturing, in conjunction with leading pharmacudical company, begins to develop its first pharmaceutical product.

Prevantics® Device Swab

PDI Healthcare launches the Prevantics® Device Swab, the first and only 3.15% CHG / 70% IPA Solution for Device Disinfection.

2013

Innovation Center

PDI invests in a new, state of the art innovation center focused on bringing advanced infection prevention solutions to market.

Pail and Refill

PDI Healthcare introduces the Pail and Refill for Sani-Cloth® AF3 and Sani-Cloth® Bleach, providing a bulk format solution for EVS

2012

Prevantics® Brand

PDI rebrands Chlorascrub and launches Prevantics® skin antisepsis platform.

No-Rinse Sanitizing Wipes in a Softpack

Sani Professional® launces the first pre-moistened disposable wipes in a softpack for sanitizing food contact surfaces and wins World of Wipes Award.

Triple Take Dispenser

Patented accessory for Sani Professional® No-Rinse Sanitizing Wipe: new user experience for foodservice: convenient, on the go, on demand sanitizing of food contact surfaces

2011

Sani-Cloth® Bleach

PDI Healthcare introduces Sani-Cloth® Bleach, rounding out the Sani-Cloth® portfolio to address outbreak situations.

Sani-Cloth® AF

PDI Healthcare wins World of Wipes Award for Sani-Cloth® AF, the first germicidal wipe to balance patient expectations with healthcare worker needs.

2006

First NDA Product

PDI produces its first NDA product, Chlorascrub for Skin Antisepsis.

2004

SaniCart Wipe

SaniCart Wipe is the first disinfectant wipe for shopping cart handles and child seats to market, receiving the Food Marketing Institute Best New Product Award for 2004.

Hygea® Product Line

PDI relaunches Hygea® product line.

2003

Hand Hygiene Wipes

PDI introduces Sani-Dex ALC (now Sani-Hands® brand), the first antimicrobial hand wipe with a gel formula.

1991

Super Sani-Cloth®

PDI introduces Super Sani-Cloth® #1 used surface disinfectant germicidal disposable wipe in healthcare.

1990’s

Saliswab

Saliswab introduced as the first oral hygiene swabstick that does not promote tooth decay.

Udder Wipes

Introduced “udder wipes” in a large pail format

1988

Sani-Cloth® Disinfecting Wipes

Sani-Cloth® Wipes are the first EPA registered hard surface disinfectant wipes. Sani HB is the first disinfectant wipe with a Hepatitis B claim.

1970’s

Ice Packs

Manufactured Ice packs.

1963

Alcohol Prep Pad

Invented the first alcohol prep pads.

1960’s

Medical Scrub Brushes

Introduced a line of disposable medical scrub brushes.

PVP Product Line

Introduced iodine prep pads, swab sticks and towelettes.

1957

Wet-Nap

Nice-Pak introduces first disposable pre-moistened wipes, Wet-Naps.

Sustainability

Energy

Waste

Water

Components & Chemistry

 Sustainability Report

Human health and the health of the environment go hand in hand. That is why sustainability is an important part of all our activities.

Corporate Responsibility: Promoting Change

Associate Involvement

Our associates are board members of local organizations to which PDI provides additional charitable support.

  • Boy Scouts of America’s local chapter
  • Meals on Wheels of Rockland County
  • Rockland Economic Development Corporation
  • United Way of Rockland County
  • VCS of Rockland County

Local Engagement

We are proud to contribute ongoing support to many local non-profits.

  • American Heart Association (local)
  • The Center for Safety and Change
  • Good Samaritan Hospital Foundation
  • Helen Hayes Hospital Foundation
  • Keep Rockland Beautiful
  • Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (local)
  • Nyack Hospital Foundation
  • People to People
  • Rockland Community Foundation
  • United Hospice of Rockland

Expanding Our Reach

We support a number of organizations, impacting beyond our local community.

  • Alzheimer’s Association
  • Hire Heroes
  • Susan G. Komen’s Breast Cancer Foundation
  • YAI
  • Regular product donations, including: Bhatt Foundation, Delivering Good, Doctors without Borders, Operation Smile

Stronger Together

Nice-Pak, our sister company and leader in wet wipe products for the consumer market, shares our commitment to innovation and sustainability.