A combination of physical and/or chemical means is necessary to achieve the desired cleaning effect.
HFI recommends sealed TV remote controls for hotel-guest and healthcare-patient rooms to enable better cleaning of these high-touch points to prevent devices from harboring and spreading infectious organisms.
Credible research shows more than one-third of Americans report health problems—from asthma attacks to migraine headaches—when exposed to common fragranced consumer products, and that fragranced products may affect profits, with more than 20% of respondents entering a business and leaving as quickly as possible if they smell air fresheners or some fragranced product.
Some products designed to make our buildings cleaner and healthier may contribute to asthma.
Recognition and promotion of healthy learning environments deserves greater emphasis.