Articles Tagged with ''handwashing''
CMM Online Exclusive
It's common knowledge that regular handwashing is an essential component to good overall health.
September 24, 2012
Picture this: You and one of your co-workers are exiting a restroom stall at the exact same time. As usual, you head over to the sink and start lathering up, while your counterpart walks shamelessly toward the door.Read More
2012 ISSA/INTERCLEAN Exhibitor Profile
Cascades Tissue Group
October 10, 2012
At the 2012 ISSA/INTERCLEAN North America trade show in Chicago, Cascades will feature their award-winning Antibacterial Paper Towels. Read about how they eliminate 99.9 percent of residual bacteria here and then visit booth 3618 to learn more.
CMM Online Poll
October 12, 2012
What is your preferred method of removing moisture from your hands? If you want to elaborate on your preference, drop us a note and opine.
February 2013 Cleanthoughts
Visual reminders that reinforce the significance of hygienically clean hands can help us all maintain good health and avoid the consequences.
February 7, 2013
We are taught from a very young age that clean hands are important; as children, we are instructed to wash them before eating, after visiting the restroom, following contact with sick individuals and any time they appear dirty.
October 2011 Cleanthoughts
With flu season inching nearer, the role hand hygiene plays in keeping people healthy needs to be stressed.
October 11, 2011
Typically, the influenza virus begins affecting unlucky hosts in early October — around the time the leaves begin to turn colors reminiscent of summertime campfires. Although the virus generally peaks in January and continues through April, it's longevity and vehemence varies depending on which region in which you find yourself.
January 2011 Feature 2
Employers who do not consider the possibility that dermatitis from a lack of hand hygiene practices may occur at their workplace could be making a very costly mistake.
February 1, 2011
A critical factor in infection control is, perhaps, the most simple and most economical: Handwashing.
February 2013 Feature 5
When promoting handwashing and hand hygiene, product choices can be the deciding factor in the battle against workplace illness.
February 5, 2013
Handwashing is the single most effective means of preventing the spread of infection, and more than 20 studies show that, on average, good hand hygiene practices can reduce illness and absence rates and the associated costs by around 40 percent.
Are you looking in the right places to prevent disease outbreaks in your facility?
May 1, 2013
May 15, 2013
Color coding, matting systems, hand washing and proper training can all contribute to an effective infection control program.