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The Importance of Hand Hygiene in Care Homes

Handwashing is one of the most effective ways of removing harmful germs from your hands. Unfortunately, the importance of hand hygiene is not always understood and can be often overlooked.A recent... Read more

Handling Hand Hygiene - World Hand Hygiene Day 2018

  World Hand Hygiene Day is an annual event which aims to raise awareness about the importance of proper handwashing to prevent the spread of illness and infections. The day takes place on the... Read more

How To Reduce The Spread of Harmful Germs - World Health Day 2018

World Health Day has been held on the 7th April every year since 1950 and aims to raise awareness around global health issues. The day is sponsored by the World Health Organization (WHO). Each year... Read more

Are Hand Dryers Environmentally Friendly?

Hand dryers have been a regular feature in UK washrooms for years now, but they have certainly come a long way since the earliest inceptions. It is important to provide people using washrooms with... Read more

How long should you wash your hands for?

Handwashing is one of the most effective ways to remove harmful bacteria from your hands, but unless you are washing your hands for long enough the process is not effective. The Royal Pharmaceutical... Read more

Combatting the Threat of Pneumonia – World Pneumonia Day

Reducing the Danger of Pneumonia World Pneumonia Day was established in 2009 and takes place on the 12th November every year. The day aims to raise awareness about the threat of pneumonia to... Read more

Citron Hygiene Goes Back to School for Global Handwashing Day.

As part of our commitment to Global Handwashing Day, Citron Hygiene are heading back to the classroom, raising awareness of the importance of handwashing in a fun and interactive presentation. The... Read more

Global Handwashing Day 2017: Our Hands, Our Future

On Sunday October 15th Citron Hygiene will be supporting Global Handwashing Day, an annual global awareness day dedicated to increasing the awareness of the importance of handwashing. Global... Read more

Hand to hand combat – using hand cleaners to fight germs in the workplace

Fight Bacteria In The Workplace With Hand Sanitiser. Bacteria is around you all the time and certain types can be harmful to your health. One of the main ways harmful germs can enter your body is... Read more

Workplace Hygiene – Promoting Hand Washing in Your Business

Wave Goodbye to Bacteria - The Importance of hand washing in the workplace.The importance of maintaining the highest levels of hygiene in the workplace cannot be overstated.  The impact of poor... Read more