Hand sanitizers have been a popular cleaning supplies in Brockton, MA, for years, but there is still some confusion about their eco-friendliness, effectiveness and best placement. Read on to learn the answers to the most common questions we receive about hand sanitizers!
Can hand sanitizers be “green?”
Yes they can! “Green” hand sanitizers are made from renewable, biological sources instead of fossil sources that are non-renewable. Purell Green Certified Instant Hand Sanitizer was the first green-certified sanitizer. It is made with 100 percent renewable ethanol and is dye free, fragrance free and biodegradable.
How long do hand sanitizers last?
The majority of hand sanitizers have a shelf life of three years.
Where is the best place to put hand sanitizers in restrooms?
Hand sanitizers should be placed close to the exits of restrooms so users can kill germs as they open the door.
Where else should hand sanitizers be place to encourage use?
Hand sanitizers should be placed near meeting rooms or classrooms, at all exits and entrances and in other high traffic areas. Sanitizers may also be placed in reception areas and at employee desks. Using stands can help increase visibility of hand sanitizers, and making them readily available is essential to encouraging their use.
Banner Systems carries a wide range of hand sanitizers and other cleaning supplies in Brockton, MA. Contact us today at 1.800.242.1400 to learn more about the health and environmental benefits of using hand sanitizers in your facility.