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4 ways to dry your hands – our guide to doing it properly
25/03/2020
A quick google search and you can find it quoted that damp hands are 1,000 times more likely to pick up bacteria than dry hands!  This includes the work of Patrick et al. (1997) who state that drying the hands using a towel …
Use a Hand Dryer or Paper Towels – But Please Not Your Clothing
19/03/2020
Press release 19 March 2020 “In the midst of the current pandemic, the most responsible and honest message that both industries should be putting out there, and that we at Intelligent Facility Solutions, a leading supplie …
Hand dryer Standards
13/01/2020
Updated 5-2-2020 Hand dryer Standards   Introduction As industries mature you see more industry standards against which products and procedures are measured. This blog investigates the hand dryer standards that have been …
Which Is The Best Hand Dryer on the Australian market in 2020
06/01/2020
This post was last updated Wednesday 13th January 2020 The Australian hand dryer market has undergone a huge transformation in recent years thanks to the adoption of new high velocity airflow hand dryer technology. Bu …
Hand dryers for Nursing homes and Aged Care facilities
06/11/2019
The Royal commission into Aged Care mentions in ‘Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety Interim Report - Volume 1’ “A breakdown of complaints for the last quarter of 2018–19, shows that for re …
New Dyson airblade-9kj
23/10/2019
28/10/2019 Update So we put forward our concern that this product would become the tester for the Aussie Male to show who can pull this hand dryer off the wall. However Dyson's Rep told the following: "In terms of vandalism it&r …
Dyson upgrades its Airblade tap series
22/08/2019
Dyson has recently upgraded their Airblade Tap range The Dyson Airblade tap range has recently been upgraded from AB09, AB10 & AB11 models to WD04, WD05 & WD06 models WD04 Dyson Wash+Dry Short WD05 Dyson …
The best hand dryer for a swimming pool environment
31/07/2019
The best hand dryer for swimming pool environments The environments of Swimming pools are caustic. Metal products around pools tend to rust quicker, become ugly and inoperable. You want a rust proof hand dryer for swimming pool …
hand dryers hurt my ears say some children study confirms that some hand dryers may cause damage
17/07/2019
The alternate view Written by our colleague Andrew Cameron in the UK. It is interesting that the press coverage has generalised that hand dryers per se cause hearing damage for children, when the study actually sh …
Are Hand Dryers Hygienic? (Part 3)
27/05/2019
The Paper Towel Versus Hand Dryer Germ Debate (Part Three)   Part Three: This article finalises our three-part investigation into the germ debate between paper towels and hand dryers. To go back and read the first parts c …