Articles Tagged with ''handwashing''
U.S. research is indicating that only 5 percent of those who use a restroom wash their hands long enough to kill the germs that cause infection.
The dirty truth for cleaning and maintenance professionals is that restrooms play a critical role in the public perception of cleanliness.
Kutol Products Company has announced that Shirley Coleman, sales rep at Dutch Hollow Supplies in Belleville, Illinois, is the November “Wash-it-Away” Photo Contest winner with the prize of a new Microsoft Surface Tablet.
While there are no magic spells or effective ancient herbs, one important step every person can take to stop infection and prevent illness is actually quite simple: Wash your hands.
A growing body of scientific evidence supports the idea that refillable bulk soap dispensers may be working against your efforts to create a clean and healthy building environment.
Color coding, matting systems, hand washing and proper training can all contribute to an effective infection control program.
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.
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.