YUCK! ANOTHER ESCALATOR HANDRAIL LICKER?! THIS WAS ON A DARE FOR $1… HE GOT SICK! Most public-touched surfaces, let alone escalator handrails, are seldom cleaned, if at all. Most “cleanings”, if any, are with some spray on the continuously reused dirty rag. Our ATP testing has also proven UV fails in cleaning or maintaining of […]
Introducing The Thomsen Way! We all instinctively know escalator handrails are filthy! ATP measured “Hospital Clean” is 80 RLUs (Relative Light Units) and under in bio-load tests. Straight doggie doo measures 4,000 RLUs in bio-load testing. Uncleaned escalator handrails have measured higher than 13,000+, and avg. 3 – 4,000 RLUs! Most people, like these pilots […]
Introducing The Thomsen Way! Would you let your child do this? Would you? Escalator handrails are one of the filthiest things you can touch! They are filthier than a toilet seat. Licking?? YUCK!! So are most high-touch public surfaces. Virtually everyone instinctively knows this and refuse to touch them! Yet, little is done to clean […]
With Covid-19 Escalator Handrails can be deadly; they can be cleaned. Riding Escalators and not holding the handrails is dangerous. What should escalator owners do?