Paper Hygiene & Hand Care
Our quality paper hygiene and hand care refill products, with performance-guaranteed dispensing systems, meet the demands of busy catering and hospitality operations. They provide cost-in-use benefits and optimum hygiene performance for both back of house and front of house areas.To view our Paper Hygiene & Hand Care e-brochure, click here
Paper endorsed by Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association
All paper hygiene refill products within our paper hygiene and hand care range come with CHSA endorsement, giving our customers full confidence that roll lengths are correct as labelled.
The CHSA represents all the major manufacturers and distributors, from global multinationals and national networks to privately owned independent businesses. All CHSA members adhere to the code of practice and the Manufacturing Standards Accreditation Schemes for soft tissue products, plastic refuse sacks and industrial cotton mops – this has driven up standards and ensures that customers get what they are expecting and paying for.
Using disposable paper towels can reduce the risk of spreading bacteria
Disposable paper towels are an ideal hand drying method because they absorb water quickly and are not touched by multiple users. Paper towels should ideally be kept in a dry area where they are not at risk of becoming damp, which could increase bacteria growth.
Often, when using hot air dryers in food preparation areas, users do not completely dry their hands. Leaving hands damp can promote bacterial growth. Users who become impatient whilst drying their hands with a hot air dryer and use their work garments to finish the task – are also at risk of spreading germs via their clothing.
As part of our paper hygiene range, we provide a variety of paper hand towels and paper centrefeed (with high-quality dispensers) for the swift and efficient task of drying hands, both in front of house and back of house areas.
The importance of washing and drying hands thoroughly
The most basic and important tool in preventing the spread of infection in a catering and hospitality environment is washing your hands. Hand washing is essential before eating, after using the toilet and especially before preparing food.
Although using hand soap is extremely important for proper hand washing, the way that hands are washed will also make a difference. The most important hand washing technique is to thoroughly wash and completely dry both hands. It takes at least 30 seconds to wash hands properly, from when the tap is turned on until hands are completely dry.
In foodservice environments it is important to always follow the recommended hand washing techniques as this will prevent harmful bacteria from being spread onto food.
When access to water and paper towels is unavailable, a hand sanitiser can be used to minimise the risk of spreading infection. As part of our hand care range, we provide PURELL sanitisers that are proven to kill 99.99% of most common germs that maybe harmful. The PURELL Advanced next-generation skin care formulation is clinically proven to help maintain skin health, skin moisture and skin feel.
Designed for busy kitchen and washroom environments
Designed to offer outstanding cost-in-use benefits, our exclusive brand PRISTINE offers a total paper hygiene and hand care solution specifically designed for the catering and hospitality industry.
PRISTINE paper hygiene delivers high performance and excellent cost-in-use benefits – the dispensers are robust and practical, and the paper refills are endorsed by the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA).
How to refill a PRISTINE centrefeed dispenser
PRISTINE hand care spa-inspired soap refills include a EU Ecolabel certified Freshberry Foam Hand Soap and a Luxury Hair, Body and Hand Foam Wash. For back of house, the Mild Antimicrobial Foam Hand Wash provides a scent free solution with broad spectrum germ-killing power.
Manual and touch-free dispensers with ‘no drip, no mess’ results come with lifetime battery performance guarantee.
We used to be SCA, now we are Essity! Essity is a leading global hygiene and health company that develops, produces and sells Personal Care, Consumer Tissue and Professional Hygiene products and solutions. Our hygiene and health products and solutions play an essential role in improving well-being for everybody, everywhere.
Together, we drive a global dialogue around hygiene, health and essence of well-being. Tork is a leading global brand in workplace hygiene providing toilet tissue, paper hand towels, soaps, wipes and cloths to professional offices and work places in the commercial, manufacturing and industrial sectors across the UK and Ireland.
Deb is a world leader in occupational skin care and hand hygiene, providing dedicated skin care and hand hygiene solutions for over 80 years. Deb’s aim is to set higher standards of skin care to prevent the cross-contamination of food, the spread of germs and occupational skin disorders. Skin care specialists for the food industry, Deb are committed to working with organisations, to enable the implementation of skin care and hand hygiene best practice.
Our dedicated food sector programme consists of innovative broad spectrum antibacterial cleansers and sanitisers, pre-work and after-work creams, expert technical advice, site surveys, on-going training and education support.