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How to Choose a Portable Sink for Your School

How to Choose a Portable Sink for Your School

The Covid-19 pandemic has underscored the need for students to have access to hand washing sinks. Over the past few months, we have been sending more sinks to schools as some prepare to reopen in the fall. In addition to the information included in this blog, we've created a free PDF guide that you can print and share with your staff to learn more about portable sinks and how they can be used in a school setting. 
  • Melissa Kistner
How to Care for Your Portable Sink

How to Care for Your Portable Sink

We get a lot of questions about how to care about a portable sink once you purchase one. Learning about how to maintain a portable hand washing sink may also be useful for those interested in purchasing one so you are ready to care for it once you decide which sink is right for your situation. Follow these tips and routine care procedures to maintain your portable sink and ensure you can use your portable hand washing station for years to come.

Food Handling Safety for the Holidays

The holidays are upon us, and this means that families, friends, businesses and restaurants will be planning holiday menus. Whether you’re knee-deep in your family kitchen cooking up a storm, or working in your gourmet kitchen preparing a meal for the masses, food handling safety is more important now than ever.

 

The Value of Global Handwashing Day

October 15th was Global Handwashing Day, and it’s such an important time of year to really focus on the practice and awareness of handwashing. In 1847, a Hungarian obstetrician, Ignaz P. Semmelweiss, showed that handwashing would greatly reduce infections in newborns. His colleagues thought that he was insane, but since that time his claims have been proven true again and again. Handwashing does greatly reduce the spread of disease, and while 95% of people claim to practice proper hand hygiene, studies show that only 67% practice any sort of hand hygiene, not to mention proper hygiene.