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Use of hand dryers poses a health hazard, say experts

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By: Angela Oketch

Are you fond of using a hand dryer after visiting the washroom? Then, you need to be careful. Experts have warned that warm air dryers are unsuitable for use since they may contribute to cross-infection via airborne dissemination. According to a study done by British researchers, hand dryers could infect people standing nearby when another person is using it. Worryingly, they tend to spray the most bacteria — up to almost a metre from the floor, the study shows. “When paper towels were used for ...
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Use of hand dryers poses a health hazard, say experts

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By: Angela Oketch
Are you fond of using a hand dryer after visiting the washroom? Then, you need to be careful. Experts have warned that warm air dryers are unsuitable for use since they may contribute to cross-infection via airborne dissemination. According to a study done by British researchers, hand dryers could infect people standing nearby when another person is using it. Worryingly, they tend to spray the most bacteria — up to almost a metre from the floor, the study shows. “When paper towels were used for ...
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