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Global Handwashing Day

GLOBAL HANDWASHING DAY – 15TH OCTOBER

Handwashing with soap is an affordable yet effective way to prevent diseases and save lives! Help us spread awareness and improve handwashing globally this Global Handwashing Day!

We all grew up with teachers and parents double and triple checking we washed our hands, running fear through our creative minds that something dreadful would happen to us if we skipped off without slavering our hands in soap in what felt like any situation. Well now we’re older and what some may call responsible adults, we hate to admit it, but something bad still might happen if you don’t wash your hands! You might be all grown up now, but you’re still not invincible to germs!

Did you know:

  • The average adult gets between 2-4 colds a year
  • Coughs and colds are the most common reason for staff taking sick days
  • Each cold experienced by a working adults results in the loss of 8.7 working hours
  • Colds are most contagious in the first 2-3 days but your colleagues might not get ill for another week

Luckily, hand washing reduces your chance of catching a cold by 45%. In fact, 80% of infections are transmitted by your hands! That’s why hygiene is so important, even though you might not think it! Jangro Alcohol Gel Hand Rub is the perfect solution for helping to tackle the spread of the common cold and infections as winter approaches.

These effective hand sanitises and bactericidal hand washes by Jangro are the ideal solution to personal hand hygiene helping to reduce the spread of infections including the common work place cold.Don’t forget to make the most of Global Handwashing Day on the 15th October by making sure you and your customers have the very best hand wash that is not only cost effective but germ killing too!

Pattersons Cleaning Supplies top pick’s you ask? Why not try these Jangro Hand Washes on for size:

These effective hand sanitises and bactericidal hand washes by Jangro are the ideal solution to public hygiene helping to reduce the spread of infections including the common work place cold. Check out the full range of Jangro Handwashes online at Pattersons Cleaning Supplies

Join Pattersons Cleaning Supplies in helping raise awareness on the importance of hand hygiene this Global Handwashing Day! 

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