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Essity and the Philadelphia Eagles Team up to Encourage Proper Handwashing With Free Posters for Regional Schools

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In honor of Global Handwashing Day 2017, Essity (formerly SCA), the leading global hygiene and health company with North American headquarters in Philadelphia, has partnered with The Philadelphia Eagles to remind students about the proper steps to follow when washing their hands. 

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In honor of Global Handwashing Day 2017, Essity (formerly SCA), the leading global hygiene and health company with North American headquarters in Philadelphia, has partnered with The Philadelphia Eagles to remind students about the proper steps to follow when washing their hands. 

SCA Brings Hand Hygiene Awareness to Valley Forge Elementary First Graders

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In 2013, SCA discovered that 82% of American parents with children aged 2-6 believed that better hand hygiene at their child’s pre-school, elementary school or day-care could reduce the occurrence of family sick days. Four years later, we are still committed to creating hand washing awareness throughout America, one student at a time.

3 Quality of LifeHacks to Prevent the Spread of Germs at Work

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It’s National Handwashing Awareness Week. Everyone knows that handwashing is key to prevent the spread of germs. This is especially important in the workplace. The Workforce Institute reports that workplace absenteeism rates range from five to ten percent. This means that at any point in time up to one out of 10 employees is missing from work due to illness.

Ecolab Food Safety Matters Webinar: February 2015

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During this webinar, Dr. Benjamin Chapman, associate professor and Food Safety specialist at North Carolina State University, N.C. Cooperative Extension, discusses hand washing woes, the links between poor hand washing and illness, barriers to hand washing compliance and evidence-based strategies to overcome these barriers.

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