bio-security

bio-security

n
(Military) the precautions taken to protect against the spread of lethal or harmful organisms and diseases
ˌbio-seˈcure adj
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The IcSP is supporting the Chemical Biological Radiological Nuclear (CBRN) Centre of Excellence Initiative (CoE) which addresses the mitigation of and preparedness against risks related to CBRN material and agents through the implementation of concrete actions in the areas of export control of dual-use goods, illicit trafficking of CBRN materials, bio-safety and bio-security, chemical waste etc.
Lack of education and awareness of bio-safety and bio-security issues at healthcare institutions, reuse of injections, transfusion of contaminated blood, unsafe haemodialysis procedure, dental procedure with infected instrument, endoscopies with un-sterilized instruments, piercing, making tattoos and shaving with contaminated razors etc, are some of the factors responsible for spreading hepatitis,' Magray added.
Extra bio-security measures have been introduced by authorities, primarily designed to minimise the amount of contact between horses from different strings.
QNA Doha THE Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME), represented by the Department of Fisheries, in cooperation with the Arab Organization for Agricultural Development, organised a training course on bio-security in fish farms.
The project will be implementing the latest technologies and will adopt the highest bio-security measures.
BRICS-ARP will be the natural global platform for science-led agriculture-based sustainable development for addressing the issues of world hunger, under-nutrition, poverty and inequality, particularly between farmers' and non-farmers' income, and enhancing agricultural trade, bio-security and climate resilient agriculture.
Rollins through its subsidiaries, provides pest and termite control services; pest management and sanitation services and products; consulting services on border protection related to Australia's bio-security programme; and bird control and specialist services; and specialised services to mining and oil and gas sectors.
Speakers include veterinary pig specialist Bob Stevenson, who will discuss bio-security and disease prevention, and David Moorhouse, an ADAS pig expert, who will look at production efficiencies and opportunities for new entrants.
Ahmad Al Hashmi, Director of the Ministry of Environment and Water's Biodiversity Department, said the UAE's strategic vision of building an integrated bio-security system will contribute to security and safety of the country.
Chief veterinary officer Nigel Gibbens said the British farm at the centre of the alert, had good bio-security in place.
The meeting discussed issues of sanitary and epidemiological welfare of the population, as well as bio-security and the spread of infectious diseases on the territory of Belarus, Kazakhstan and Russia.
CHITRAL -- A two-day international workshop on strengthening the Culture of Responsibility dual use research and Bio-Security has recently been held at Abdul Wali Khan University Chitral Campus.