Did You Know

  • An office desk is capable of supporting 10 million microbes and the average office contains 20,961 microbes per square inch
  • The key offenders are telephones, which harbour up to 25,127 microbes per square inch, keyboards 3,295 and computer mice 1,676
  • When someone is infected with a cold or flu bug the surfaces they touch during the day become germ transfer points because some cold and flu viruses can survive on surfaces for up to 72 hours
  • The average number of days off sick for an employee in the UK is 9.8 days a year
  • Many germs can be spread by the telephone
  • PROtech’s unique fluid solutions will kill the MRSA bacteria
  • A keyboard is a tray and catches nasal droppings, food, skin and hair
  • Enough skin falls of a human to fill one tea cup a day
  • 31% of men and 17% of women confessed to not washing hands after going to the toilet
  • One in five said they did not bother because their hands looked clean
  • E-Coli naturally lives in your intestines but you can find it on your phone.