The celebration of this day came about through the Global Handwashing Partnership, an organization consisting of various companies, organizations and research institutes. Members work to raise awareness of how important it is to wash their hands with soap.
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Maintaining good hand hygiene prevents illness and saves lives*.
- Wash your hands with soap for about 30 seconds.
- Rinse your hands
- Use soap thoroughly
- Work up a lather and make sure your entire hands are covered with lather. Don’t forget your thumbs, top and fingers.
- Rinse and dry your hands thoroughly
This is how we can help prevent infections and the spread of infection in society.
Don’t forget to celebrate this day, you too!