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To mark Global Handwashing Day on 15th October, hygiene expert Initial Washroom Hygiene has called on Britons to prevent the spread of common illnesses such as colds, influenza and norovirus by improving their hand hygiene.
Washrooms may often seem neglected or an afterthought, but to users they can be the most important room in the building. It should come as no surprise then that some companies are continuing to innovate to improve washroom environments and hygiene, says Dave Carson of P-Wave
416,000 people live in care homes, equating to 4% of over 65s in the UK. However, with an ageing population – the 65+ population has increased by 21% over the last ten years – care homes are under growing pressure. Additionally, in 2015/16, 77 local authorities reported at least one care home closing in their area.