PUBLIC HEALTH MATTERS WEBINAR SERIES

Ecolab's European webinar series has covered several public health issues including Influenza, Norovirus and Washroom Cleanliness. During these webinars our experts have discussed how infections get transmitted and how you can help to minimise infectious disease risk within your own operation. To re-watch any of our webinars please select from the below.

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Seasonal Flu. Be Prepared.

As part of its flu prevention campaign, Ecolab hosted this public health webinar, providing proactive measures you can take to help reduce risk and protect employees and guests. Other topics of the webinar include “influenza 101”; predicting the scope of the coming flu season; and tips to help you improve hand hygiene and disinfecting procedures in your facility.

 

Public Health Matters: Ask The Expert

Infectious diseases such as Influenza, Norovirus, West Nile fever, Legionnaires’ disease and now Zika virus are all major public health concerns around the world. During this webinar 5 of Ecolab’s experts answered public health questions from participants important to their operation, topics covered included Zika, Influenza, and Legionnaires Disease along with foodborne illnesses such as Norovirus and E.coli and hospital acquired infections such as MRSA.

NOROVIRUS: WHAT’S NEW, WHAT’S TRUE AND WHAT TO DO

Think Norovirus is no big deal? Think Again. Norovirus is a highly contagious infection, causing gastroenteritis, an inflammation of the stomach and intestines. Symptoms include, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea and stomach cramping1.

The webinar provides important information on Norovirus, including how the virus is transmitted from person-to-person and why it is so contagious, as well as proactive measures that you can take to help reduce the risk of a Norovirus outbreak.

1 http://ecdc.europa.eu/EN/HEALTHTOPICS/NOROVIRUS_INFECTION/pages/index.aspx 

THE IMPORTANCE OF WASHROOM CLEANLINESS

Cleanliness is critical when it comes to protecting your brand. It impacts your customers’ experience and perceptions, affects their loyalty, and influences what they tell friends and family. That’s why it’s important to consistently deliver a clean, fresh and healthy environment.

This webinar provides important information on washroom cleanliness and its impact on public health and brand perception, including the types of harmful organisms found in washrooms that are associated with outbreaks of illness, how the organisms are transmitted and the importance of cleaning and disinfecting.  Steps to help you maintain a cleaner, safer and healthier washroom, keeping your employees, customers and guests safe and healthy are also discussed.

GERM-FIGHTING SOLUTIONS

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Handwashing

One of the most important tips in reducing the spread of seasonal flu is washing your hands frequently and properly.  Hands are the number one vehicle for transmitting pathogenic microbes and the most common effects from the spread of microbes is illness.

Protect your employees, guests and visitors and keep your operation running. Meet Nexa, your answer to successful hand hygiene compliance. 

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Surface Cleaning

Cleaning and disinfecting reduces the number of harmful microorganisms on a surface and lowers the risk of a person who touches a surface becoming infected. Clean and disinfect surfaces frequently, to prevent their role in the transmission of the seasonal flu virus.

Learn more about our cleaning and disinfection solutions and protect your employees, guests and visitors. 

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