Germs are all around us. The important thing is to protect our families from the harmful ones that can cause bacterial diseases and other infections. The kitchen, living room and especially the bathroom are harbouring a load of potentially harmful bacteria.
According to a study by the NSF, “The germiest items in the home”, warm and moist environments tend to be a breeding ground for germs :
- Coliforms are present in 81% of households
- Yeast and moulds 31% of households
Food poisoning occurs when we eat food contaminated with harmful germs, such as Campylobacter, Salmonella or E. coli. fruit and vegetables can often contain high levels of germs that easily spread to other foods and surfaces around the kitchen, via unwashed hands and via surface contamination. Therefore, a good (kitchen) hygiene is very important. Main spots to handle are cutting surfaces, taps, doorknobs, …
Did you know…
of foodborne outbreaks occur in private homes!
Keeping a bathroom hygienically clean is also challenging because humid warm conditions are a perfect hotbed for harmful germs. They can easily be spread, as bathroom surfaces like toilet flush knobs, tabs, etc. are touched very often by all family members.
Other hotspots you have to protect your family from can be found both at home and outside: desktop and computers at work; the small highly occupied spaces in airplanes, restaurants, movie theaters, hotels, …
We strive to protect you against these hidden dangers. Roam Technology offers you biodegradable products that are easy to use, eco-friendly and that keep you and your family safe against germs. We are committed to create a healthier, safer and cleaner world.