Last Updated MAY 2022

Hand Hygiene Throughout the Day

Have you considered your hand hygiene throughout your day? With nearly 95% of adults not washing long enough to thoroughly clean the bacteria and germs from their hands, being aware of the many surfaces and objects that are touched in a day can encourage better hygienic behavior among customers and employees.

Common Objects and Surfaces Touched Throughout the Day

  • Car Steering Wheel
  • Handles on Public Transit
  • Elevator Buttons
  • ID Badge
  • Surface on Your Mobile
  • Desktop Stationary
  • Computer Keyboard
  • Wallet and Contents
  • Supermarket Cart
  • Gym Equipment

How Many Times Have You Washed and Dried Your Hands Today?


Download the Hand Hygiene Throughout the Day Chart (PDF)