Questionable reports are being produced by paper towel and cotton roll towel manufacturers regarding the hygienic qualities of Dyson Airblade™ hand dryers. Watch the video to discover the truth about the methodologies used to obtain some of the results and learn about the important facts of hand drying hygiene.
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The paper towel industry claim that Dyson hand dryers increase bacteria counts on hands. But in fact, Airblade™ technology dries hands hygienically in just 10-12 seconds - reducing the transfer of bacteria on hands by up to 40%.
The Dyson digital motor V4 is one of the world's smallest full-integrated 1600W motors. It spins 90,000 times a minute, and is the only hand dryer motor powerful enough to make Airblade™ technology possible.
Paper towel manufacturers claim that Dyson hand dryers add more bacteria into the washroom air. But thanks to HEPA filters as standard, Airblade™ technology captures 99.9% of bacteria from the air used to dry hands.
The Dyson Airblade™ hand dryer uses a HEPA filter to capture 99.9% of bacteria from the air used to dry hands. It has a grille to capture larger debris, a fleece layer to capture fluff and fibres, and a pleated HEPA media to capture particles as small as 0.1 microns.
The paper towel industry claim that the surface of a Dyson hand dryer is more contaminated with bacteria than a paper towel dispenser. But with an antibacterial additive in its surface coating, the Dyson Airblade™ hand dryer helps to prevent the growth of bacteria.
Every Dyson Airblade™ hand dryer has antibacterial protection integrated into its exterior coating. This additive is designed to help prevent bacteria and mould growth for the life time of the machine - making the surface more hygienic to touch and helping to protect against odours and staining.
Bacteria removal by the Dyson Airblade™ hand dryer.
Microbial aerosol generation by a range of hand drying methods.
Surface contamination of high-touch washroom areas.
Dyson Airblade™ hand dryers have been certified hygienic by independent industry and regulatory bodies.
Certified by HACCP international as suitable for use in food preparation environments.
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