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Study Finds Bacteria in Unused Paper Towels

Article en anglais une étude trouve des bactéries sur du papier a mains neuf. Recycled Paper Towels Had the Highest Bacterial Counts ByBrenda Goodman, MA WebMD Health News Reviewed byLouise Chang, MD Dec. 28, 2011 — Grabbing a paper towel in a public restroom may leave more on your hands than you bargained for. Researchers … Continue reading “Study Finds Bacteria in Unused Paper Towels”

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RESEARCH PROTOCOL – HAND DRYERS

Protocoles de recherche – sèche-mains Innovaltech April 3, 2008 INNOVALTECH INC. Can the process of drying hands that have just been washed actually contaminate them? Is the air discharged from hand dryers cleaner than paper hand towels? The purpose of this study is to determine whether the air discharged from hand dryers is microbiologically contaminated, … Continue reading “RESEARCH PROTOCOL – HAND DRYERS”

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Effects of 4 Hand-Drying Methods for Removing Bacteria From Washed Hands: A Randomized Trial

Article en anglais (les effets de 4 différentes façons de se sécher les mains dans le but d’enlever les bactéries. Objective: To evaluate the effects of 4 different drying methods to remove bacteria from washed hands. • Subjects and Methods: One hundred adult volunteers par- ticipated in this randomized prospective study. All bacterial counts were … Continue reading “Effects of 4 Hand-Drying Methods for Removing Bacteria From Washed Hands: A Randomized Trial”

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Readers Digest on electric hand dryer in restrooms

Article en anglais (l’utilisation des sèche-mains dans les salles de bain) In public restrooms, paper towel or electric hand dryer? Far less energy is needed to heat and blow air at your hands than to make paper towels and haul them around. One study found that nine trees are cut down to supply an average … Continue reading “Readers Digest on electric hand dryer in restrooms”

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