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eHA PRESS RELEASE: New Study from University of Arizona | Researchers Find Hand Dryers and Paper Towels to Be Equally Hygienic

Tucson (Arizona)/Brussels September 2020 – Health organizations worldwide agree that proper handwashing and drying can prevent the spread of infectious diseases. Now, renowned researchers at the University of Arizona have concluded that there is “no data to support any human health claims relative to hand dryers versus paper towel use.” Their scoping review, Comparison of Electric Hand Dryers and Paper Towels for Hand Hygiene: A Critical Review of the Literature, was recently published in the Journal of Applied Microbiology.

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Hand dryers life cycle analysis

Consumer demand for green or eco products increased rapidly during the last years. Luckily it did, as we are facing big environmental challenges and have to rethink our lifestyle and consumer behaviour. Life cycle analysis can help us to make the best desicions.

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Cleaning up false facts about electric hand drying

Does electric hand drying spread bacteria? Many false facts like this circle around because of  questionable reports produced by paper…

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