GOJO Hand Hygiene Blog

We spotlight the importance of hand hygiene to improve public health, serve as a trusted resource and raise awareness of leading-edge hand hygiene and skin health scientific advancements through the GOJO Hand Hygiene Blog.

GOJO microbiologists, scientists, nurses and communication professionals post regularly and we also get the views of outside experts and thought leaders in the field. It’s all part of the GOJO Purpose, saving lives and making lives better through well-being solutions.

Norovirus what impact does it have on your restaurant
Norovirus: What Impact Does It Have on Your Restaurant?


By Dave Shumaker

Microbiology Scientist, GOJO Industries

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention  (CDC), there are more than 250 different types of foodborne illnesses. Yet, norovirus is among the most common. So what can you do to help ensure your restaurant doesn’t fall victim to a norovirus outbreak?

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GOJO Hand Hygiene Blog Recap: January - March 2016
The GOJO Blog Recap: April – June 2017


By Kelly McGlumphy

Public Relations Senior Manager, GOJO Industries

Summer is in full swing, and the GOJO Blog is the perfect addition to your summer reading list. Throughout the past three months, we have shared with you exciting news including our recognition by the US EPA as a Safer Choice Partner of the Year and the launch of our 2016/2017 Sustainability Report. In case you missed it, here are the Top 10 posts from the second quarter of 2017.  

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Hand washing
Handwashing: Cool Water as Effective as Hot for Removing Germs


By Dr. Donald W. Schaffner

Professor and Extension Specialist in Food Science at Rutgers University

A new study in the Journal of Food Protection found that cool water is just as effective as hot water in removing bacteria from the hands.

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Back to School 2017
A Continued Focus on What Matters Most


By Nicole Koharik

Corporate Communications Director, GOJO Industries

The GOJO Purpose, Saving Lives and Making Life Better Through Well-Being Solutions, inspires our deep commitment to sustainability. The work our team does every day helps to connect people with better health for a safer, brighter future and a better world—this is what matters most.

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SMARTLINK Observation
Embracing Technology to Improve Healthcare Hand Hygiene Compliance


By Megan J. DiGiorgio, MSN, RN, CIC

Clinical Specialist, GOJO Industries

We all know how critically important hand hygiene is in preventing healthcare-associated infections. Yet, oftentimes, healthcare facilities are challenged to find the right methods and technology to not only ensure accurate compliance measurement, but to improve and sustain compliance levels.

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