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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Updates Handwashing Guidelines and Materials EAST LONGMEADOW, Mass -Friday 19 March 2021      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently updated handwashing guidelines, standardizing language and updating visuals. Though hand dryers have always been recommended by the organization, language around the topic of hand drying was inconsistent across...

New Study: Hand Dryers Equally Hygienic to Paper Towels for Drying Hands -Monday 14 September 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- After an exhaustive two-year process, a University of Arizona Health Sciences research team have announced the publication of their work, Comparison of electric hand dryers and paper towels for hand hygiene: a critical review of the literature. The review culled the current...

Leading Health Organizations Recommend the Use of Hand Dryers -Friday 3 July 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The topic of hygiene has come to the forefront in mainstream media as reopening plans are introduced around the globe. While leading health organizations like the World Health Organization (WHO), and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), recommend the use of...

New Test Results Prove XLERATORs with HEPA Filtration System Remove 99.999 Percent of Viruses from the Airstream -Saturday 2 May 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Both the World Health Organization and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention list proper hand hygiene among the best defenses against spreading germs. Proper hand hygiene involves thoroughly washing hands for at least 20 seconds, and drying them completely. Further,...

Excel Dryer Again Sets a New Standard: XLERATOR Hand Dryer Models Now Offered With 50% Longer Life and Industry-leading... -Friday 6 December 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- To Excel Dryer, leading is nothing new. After all, their signature product, the XLERATOR® Hand Dryer, created the high-speed, energy-efficient product category, and set a new standard for performance, reliability and customer satisfaction. Excel Dryer has again set a new...

Excel Dryer Announces Publication of First Dry Time and Energy Use Results to Global Product Category Rule (PCR)... -Wednesday 31 August 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Excel Dryer, Inc., creator of the high-speed, energy-efficient hand dryer category that revolutionized the industry, today announced the publication of the industry’s first dry time and energy use results in compliance with the first global Product Category Rule (PCR)...

Excel Dryer Gives University of Reading Green Light to Save Energy -Wednesday 11 May 2016      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The University of Reading has long been at the forefront of sustainability research and initiatives to mitigate its own environmental impact and reduce its carbon footprint. The London-based research university has made a number of changes to its existing campus infrastructure...