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Wash

Gains equal losses.

Wash

A situation in which the profit on one activity or investment equals the loss on another. When an investment is a wash, it is said to break even.
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Cool calendula tea works well as an eye wash for conjunctivitis, where its mild but predictable astringency combines with bacteria-fighting properties to reduce irritation and infection.
Eye wash stations and personal eyewash bottle locations must be distinctly marked with highly visible
For sore and gritty eyes after cleaning or sweeping in a dusty environment it may be useful to use eye drops and possibly an eye wash before starting.
The Plum sterile pH neutralizing emergency eye wash comprises a buffered phosphate solution that rapidly neutralizes even concentrated acids and alkalis.
Dust masks, charcoal filter respirators, clothing, gloves, medicine, eye wash, pillows, blankets and other essential items for the relief workers involved in the cleanup of the World Trade Center site are expected to be housed at the building.
GOGGLE-EYED Dutch star Edgar Davids has been given permission to use a special eye wash - even though it would make him fail a drugs test.
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Tenders are invited for Supply of Safety Shower With Eye Wash Fountain
They said the Anti-encroachment operation of TMA is nothing but an eye wash and due to political influence of traders the TMA is reluctant to take action against this mafia due to which encroachers are growing in the city.
Extra bandages, rolls of Vetrap, tweezers, antibiotics (Amoxicillin is a good one and comes in pill form), sterile saline solution or some other form of eye wash, nail clippers, super glue (good for closing small cuts), Betadine disinfectant for sterilizing wounds, metronidazole (for stool problems), a manual of first-aid techniques (A Field Guide: Emergency Care for the Hunting, Working, and Outdoor Dog by Randy Acker, DVM, is a classic), tick and flea repellent, tape scissors (for removing tape), eye salve, ear cleansing solution.
Recommendation: Order NSN 9905-01-345-4521, install at the eye wash station and eye wash bottles at the secondary sample sink and nucleonics.
He noticed that eye wash stations in his shop did not have signs posted per AFOSH STD 91-32.