eyewash eyewash


  • (n) lotion consisting of a solution used as a cleanser for the eyes



  • I promptly went to see a doctor who found I had perfect vision but recommended a pink boric acid eyewash morning and night.


  • Seeing The Benefits Of Secondary Eyewash Stations

    By Kelly Piotti Most safety managers are aware of the basic requirements for primary emergency eyewash stations. ANSI Z358.1 calls for eyewash stations to be present anywhere that chemicals or caustics are present. The station should be located within a 10-second walk of the chemical, and capable of delivering a 15-minute flush of both eyes in the event of contact. read more
    on March 11, 2014     Source: EHS Today

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  1. "I think for the outside world it becomes an eyewash, the same as I see it. I am happy for the bowlers but it has become a controversial issue," ex-captain and former Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief executive Ramiz Raja said.
    on Dec 6, 2006 By: Rameez Raja Source: Independent Online

  2. "Most international observers who follow human rights in China consider this mostly eyewash," said Jerome Cohen, a senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York. "It would be wonderful if the Chinese government would open up...
    on Nov 6, 2008 By: St Jerome Source: Los Angeles Times

  3. "The game's always the same," Maddux said after the Mets' Tom Glavine, his former Atlanta teammate, put the Dodgers in yet another hole. "Sometimes there's a little more eyewash or pixie dust sprinkled around it, but the game's always the...
    on Oct 5, 2006 By: Greg Maddux Source: San Diego Union Tribune

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