Surescreen Australia

SureSwab Rapid

A quick and easy form of oral drug screening The SureSwab Rapid is an easy-to-use screening test to detect multiple drug parameters in oral fluid. It is designed to be less invasive for improved donor experience and enables rapid collection time. A simple solution suitable for workplace, rehab, and clinical testing. Key Benefits Smaller sponge […]

Sure Swab

10 minute test time Hexagonal design easy for photography Easy to use Large sponge for great sample volume Locking lid 10 minute test time SureSwab has a quick and easy testing method with results in 10 minutes, or as soon as a negative result shows. Hexagonal design easy for photocopying The shape of the SureSwab […]

SureSwab Rapid

A quick and easy form of oral drug screening The SureSwab Rapid is an easy-to-use screening test to detect multiple drug parameters in oral fluid. Itis designed to be less invasive for improved donor experience and enables rapid collection time. A simple solution suitable for workplace, rehab and clinical testing. Small swab for easier saturation […]

Health firm SureScreen Australia to make biodegradable Covid-19 kits

Managing Director of SureScreen, Troy Stewart, at the Acacia Ridge facility- Picture: Richard Walker By GLEN NORRIS SENIOR BUSINESS REPORTER 4:39PM DECEMBER 28, 2023 Health company SureScreen Australia will produce biodegradable testing kits from a new $35m factory in Brisbane as the medical sector seeks to avoid a repeat of the millions of tonnes of […]

New Studies Stress That Plastics are Harming Health

Plastics are made from fossil fuels, and plastic production is a major contributor to climate change. Plastic is a tough, reliable material that has been used in an almost endless variety of things, and once disposed, it breaks down into smaller bits called microplastics and nanoplastics, which can make their way into everything, including the human […]

Nanoplastics may help set the stage for Parkinson’s risk

Parkinson’s disease and related dementias have been on the rise worldwide. These disorders are marked by an abnormal buildup of the protein alpha-synuclein in the brain. The factors leading to this buildup of alpha-synuclein are unknown. Research points to a potential role for environmental factors. Small bits of plastic are widely found throughout the environment, […]

Biodegradable Covid-19 Testing Kits to be Manufactured in Acacia Ridge

SureScreen Australia is set to produce biodegradable testing kits at a newly established $35-million factory in Acacia Ridge, a groundbreaking move towards addressing the global plastic waste crisis. Read: Billionaire Gordon Fu Begins Major Renovation of Sunny Park Shopping Centre This ambitious venture comes as the medical sector strives to prevent a recurrence of the staggering […]

The Cost of Diagnostic Errors in Covid

Covid is a novel virus that catalysed a global pandemic. Since the first few confirmed cases in December 2019, the number of Covid cases spread rapidly over the world in a matter of months. The ordeal continued for the next two years with cities from across the globe forced to impose lockdowns to limit the […]

What Causes a False Positive Rapid Covid Test?

When it comes to testing for COVID-19, rapid antigen tests (RATs) have become the most simplified, convenient, and common method of testing in Australia and internationally. Since entering the public arena, there has been much speculation about the accuracy of rapid antigen tests, how common false positive test results are, and what happens when a […]