The History and Future of Hand Dryers

While the hand dryers we use every day may not seem like revolutionary pieces of technology, they actually represent an extraordinary evolution in hand sanitisation. Obstetrician Ignaz Semmelweis first cottoned onto the importance of clean hands in the 1840s, although his theory wasn’t taken seriously for many years. Imagine Semmelweis’s delight if he could have… Details
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How to Use a Hand Dryer the Right Way to Reduce Germs

We’ve been taught hand hygiene from our very early years, but how much thought do we give to the humble hand dryer on a daily basis? The truth is that many of us don’t take the time to wash and dry our hands in the most hygienic way. So here it is – a crash course… Details

Fact or Myth – Are Hand Dryers Better for The Environment?

It’s a commonly debated topic and a surprisingly nuanced question – are electric hand dryers or paper towels a better choice for the environment? While it would be useful to have a definitive answer (and many have tried), variations in bathroom traffic, hand dryer models, efficiency, waste management and various other factors means that the… Details

Our Top Tips for Maintaining Your Hand Dryers

Electric hand dryers are fast, effective, and modern options are more efficient and quieter than ever before, but how do you care for these machines to ensure you get the best performance and longevity for your investment? While it won’t take much effort some regular cleaning and attention can make a big difference, and can… Details
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5 Things You Need to Consider When Installing Your New Hand Dryer

Installing electric hand dryers in your washroom facilities can help you to cut down on costs, improve energy efficiency and promote excellent hand hygiene for those who use the amenities, but only if you choose and install them correctly. A little preparation can go a long way when you’re researching, buying and installing a new… Details