Posts Tagged ‘hand’
Is Hand Sanitiser a Hazardous Product?
In recent years, hand sanitiser has gone from a fringe purchase to an everyday essential for many people. You may have heard some concerns expressed about the hazards and dangers of using sanitiser. We go on to ask and answer the question “Is hand sanitiser hazardous”? What is being hazardous? A definition of hazardous is:…Read More
Buying Hand Sanitiser Refills in Bulk
Hand hygiene became at the forefront of everybody’s minds when the COVID-19 pandemic struck in early 2020. Hand sanitiser refills have become routine, a standard procurement task. For private individuals buying small amounts of hand sanitiser is fine. For organisations though the need for bulk buying of hand sanitiser needs to be seriously considered. Here…Read More
What Are Organic Hand Sanitisers?
There has been an ever-increasing trend in recent decades to move to organic products. At its heart, the move to organic is a shift to natural products and avoidance where possible of man-made synthetic products. Most hand sanitisers are man-made and synthetic, we are sometimes asked “Can hand sanitisers be organic?” We explore the availability…Read More
Is Hand Sanitiser a Fire Risk?
There are many different types of hand sanitiser products, but the chemical formulations vary considerably. Here at Coler Medical PPE, we are often asked “Is hand sanitiser a fire risk?” We go on to explore this topic throughout this article. What is being flammable or flammability? According to Dictionary.com, a definition of flammability is: “The…Read More
Risks Associated with Refilling Hand Sanitiser Dispensers
The need for hand sanitiser dispensers has exponentially grown since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. Care is needed though when refilling to avoid contamination and mixing of different types of sanitisers. Read on to learn more about the risks of refilling hand sanitiser dispensers. Sanitiser mixing Time and again we have heard customers testify…Read More
How Many Uses Will I Get Out of a Refillable Hand Sanitiser Dispenser Before Refilling
Hand sanitiser has become indispensable since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. Whether for use at home or in commercial settings, hand sanitiser is invaluable and often seems to run out, sometimes at the most inconvenient of times. In this article, Coler Medical PPE explore the FAQ “How Many Uses Will I Get Out of…Read More
What are the Different Types of Hand Sanitiser Dispensers?
In this article, we investigate the different types of hand sanitiser dispensers that are available on the market and also from Coler Medical PPE. These suit a range of requirements, and which one works best will depend on numerous factors. Types of hand sanitiser consistencies There is more than one type of hand sanitiser consistency.…Read More
What are Tips and Advice for Essential Hand Hygiene?
Here at Coler Medical PPE we sell a range of sanitisers through our MIST-IFY range. Sanitisers are only part of the requirements for essential hand hygiene. Read on to learn some tips and advice for essential hand hygiene. Why is hand hygiene important? Practising hand hygiene is one of the very best ways of controlling…Read More
Reasons to Use Environmentally & Eco-friendly Hand Sanitisers
We all only have one planet earth and need to do our absolute best to protect it. Environmental issues are well-known and openly discussed. In this article, we explore the reasons why environmental & eco-friendly hand sanitisers should be used. Chemicals and ingredients that can be added to hand sanitisers Many chemicals can be added…Read More
Are Hand Sanitisers Natural & Vegan/Halal Friendly?
Over recent years and especially since the COVID-19 pandemic, hand sanitisers have become an item of everyday use. They are perfect for killing pathogens, mould, and fungi, but when we look beneath the label are hand sanitisers natural, vegan and halal-friendly? Coler Medical PPE investigates in our latest article. Natural Many hand sanitisers describe themselves…Read More