Handwashing

Keeping clean is one of the most important things you can to do prevent foodborne illness. Washing hands and surfaces often and properly helps kills harmful bacteria.

6 Steps to Effectively Wash Your Hands

Wet Soap Wash
Rinse Dry Water

Additional Resources

Stop Did You WashPoster - Stop! Did you Wash Your Hands?

Washing your hands is a very important habit to develop. This poster demonstrates its importance by showing the many diseases that can be prevented simply by washing your hands.

 

 


Poster - Wash your hands
Color poster illustrates six steps to effectively wash your hands.


5 MythsPublication - 5 Myths of Handwashing

Find out the truth behind five myths of effective handwashing, including is very hot water necessary. Web only publication.

 

 


Guide - Handwashing and Glove Use - English or Spanish