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Regular & safe hand hygiene, from Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, General Director of the World Health Organization

In the following video Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus,  General Director of the World Health Organization,  explains how to properly WASH your hands and DRY them to prevent Corona Virus contamination.  

Regular & safe hand hygiene, from Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, General Director of the World Health Organization2020-04-17T18:36:22+00:00

This is the Tweet: STAY SAFE AND HEALTHY, from Ursula von der Leyen.

In the following video the President of the EU Commission explains to the European Citizens how to properly WASH their hands and DRY them to prevent Corona Virus contamination.  

This is the Tweet: STAY SAFE AND HEALTHY, from Ursula von der Leyen.2020-04-17T13:37:39+00:00

Instruction provided by the University of Bonn: the electric hand dryers may not be used for infection protection reasons

For infection protection reasons (corona virus) the electric hand dryers may not be used until further notice. Please use the paper towels.

Instruction provided by the University of Bonn: the electric hand dryers may not be used for infection protection reasons2020-03-13T18:32:23+00:00

ETS honorary chairman, Roberto Berardi, to be inducted into Paper Industry International Hall of Fame

 Honored by The Paper Discovery Center at its 2019 Honors on the River event in October 19 September 2019 – European Tissue Symposium (ETS) honorary chairman Roberto Berardi is to be inducted into the Paper Industry International Hall of Fame at this year’s Honors on the River event in Appleton, Wisconsin, USA, on 3 October. [...]

ETS honorary chairman, Roberto Berardi, to be inducted into Paper Industry International Hall of Fame2019-09-21T08:45:13+00:00

Tissue World Milan 2019 – ETS attendance

TISSUE WORLD  is the world’s largest show specifically for the tissue business, THE BIG ONE.  Since the first edition in 1993, the event has become the crucial meeting point of the industry. The 2017 event is its biggest ever, having welcomed a total of 3,284 tissue industry professionals from 106 countries.   It gives tissue makers, converters and [...]

Tissue World Milan 2019 – ETS attendance2019-02-03T11:58:20+00:00

Multisite study across three countries explores impact of hand drying method on contamination and bacteria levels in hospital toilets

Leading Medical Microbiologist Professor Mark Wilcox to present his latest study at Infection Prevention Society Conference 2018 Professor Mark Wilcox, MD, consultant microbiologist and Head of R&D in Microbiology at the University of Leeds and Leeds Teaching Hospitals, will present the results of his latest study at the prestigious Infection Prevention Society 2018 Conference being held [...]

Multisite study across three countries explores impact of hand drying method on contamination and bacteria levels in hospital toilets2018-09-26T09:07:56+00:00

HAND HYGIENE IN HOSPITAL WASHROOMS – Prof. MARK WILCOX interviewed by SKY NEWS

"You do your business, flush the toilets, and then give your hands a good wash. The problem is too many people are taking shortcuts. Research in hospital toilets, focusing on hand drying, shows you what’s just been splattered around including fecal matter and dangerous bacteria." Find out more and the link at the complete study [...]

HAND HYGIENE IN HOSPITAL WASHROOMS – Prof. MARK WILCOX interviewed by SKY NEWS2018-09-10T09:52:17+00:00

Hand hygiene guidance published by SF2H (French Society for Hospital Hygiene) highlights the risks posed by electric dryers

Guidance recommends the use of single use paper towels as the most effective hand drying method in minimising the spread of microorganisms New guidance on hand hygiene published by the French Society for Hospital Hygiene, SF2H, strongly discourages the use of electric hand dryers as a method of hand drying in hospital washrooms, and recommends instead [...]

Hand hygiene guidance published by SF2H (French Society for Hospital Hygiene) highlights the risks posed by electric dryers2018-08-25T06:19:47+00:00

Why Paper Towels are the smart choice for drying hands?

Are you exploring hand drying solutions for public washrooms? Effective hand hygiene is crucial to minimize the spread of infections. Public washrooms, which serve many people each day, must offer a safe and effective method for hand drying. Single-use paper towels are the optimal choice. When compared to other hand drying methods, scientific studies and the [...]

Why Paper Towels are the smart choice for drying hands?2018-07-20T10:26:43+00:00

Hand drying method can affect risk of microbial contamination in hospital settings

HAND DRYING - "First do no harm" Highlights of multisite study across three countries to be presented at RAI/Interclean 2018 Professor Mark Wilcox MD, consultant microbiologist, Leeds Teaching hospitals, UK will present highlights from his latest research study into washroom contamination at Interclean 2018 in Amsterdam. “Hand hygiene is one of the most important components [...]

Hand drying method can affect risk of microbial contamination in hospital settings2018-07-20T10:26:43+00:00