GOOD TO KNOW

Date: 25th August, 2014

If hygiene matters to you, paper towels are the right choice. Research by Westminster University showed that paper towels usage decreases hand bacteria for 77%, in comparison with hot-air hand dryers that increase hand bacteria for 254%, or the sprayed-air hand dryers that increase hand bacteria for 42%.

Hygiene of washrooms: Comparative analysis of hand-dryer systems(PDF)