Category: Hygiene

Portable Hand Hygiene: Smart Investment or Short-Lived Trend?

Portable Hand Hygiene: Smart Investment or Short-Lived Trend?

The world is currently preoccupied with one thing: germ and infection control. With the potential for the current global pandemic to continue for several years, the need for methods to control infection spread and kill potentially deadly germs continues to be top-of-mind. In the past, the only option for truly portable germ control was basic […]

99 Years of Hand Dryers in Bathrooms: How Hand Dryers Have Changed Restrooms for the Better

The original hand dryer called the “electric towel” was patented in 1921. Over the last 99 years, hand dryers have undergone massive innovation and creative engineering to become the ideal choice for restrooms across the world. Countless hours of research and development led to the creation of the XLERATOR® hand dryer for bathrooms in 2002 […]

Drying hands the hygienic way

Proper Hand Hygiene: No Greater Defense Against the Spread of Germs

With reports related to the current coronavirus (COVID-19) dominating the news, perhaps now, more than ever, we stand with restaurants, municipalities, airports and other everyday facilities nationwide in support of a cause that impacts all of us: the protection of public health and wellness. Helping to create healthier environments has always been a critical piece […]

Combat Hand Dryer Germs with a Hand Dryer

Blowing Away Myths About Hand Dryers and Germs

In a highly trafficked area like a restroom, it’s inevitable that germs are lurking to some extent on the door handles, faucets, and, of course, the toilets. To keep your experience as germ-free as possible, you want to get in and out quickly and with little contamination. Enter: hand dryers. Hand dryers allow users to […]