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Jun 12, 2019, 09:23 ET Americans Rely on Public Restrooms

In the United States, public restrooms can be found almost everywhere – at parks, museums, stores, gas stations and airports. That's a good thing...


Mar 20, 2019, 08:50 ET Most Consumers Will Spend More at Businesses with Clean Restrooms

One in two Americans are willing to ante up more cash at businesses that have clean, well-maintained restrooms, according to the 10th Annual Healthy...


Mar 13, 2019, 08:36 ET Women Surpass Men in Self-care and Sickness Prevention

According to the Healthy Hand Washing Survey, when it comes to seasonal sickness, women are significantly more likely to practice self-care and...


Feb 20, 2019, 08:33 ET Americans Fight Back Against Cold & Flu

In the midst of this year's flu season, Americans are taking preventative measures into their own hands. Three out of four say they step up their...


Oct 15, 2018, 08:13 ET Global Handwashing Day Underscores Health Benefits of Clean Hands

Each year, Global Handwashing Day emphasizes how consistently washing hands with soap can serve as a lifeline to our wellbeing. This year's theme,...


Aug 29, 2018, 10:23 ET Hand Washing is a No-show at Some Workplaces

Maybe they're in a rush or have something else to do but, for whatever the reason, a survey reveals that 56% of workers say they frequently or...


Mar 20, 2018, 10:31 ET Pay to Use a Public Toilet? Many Americans Say They Would

While pay toilets aren't common in the United States, 56% of Americans say they'd consider paying as long as they were guaranteed a clean,...


Jan 31, 2018, 02:38 ET Survey Takes America's Temperature During Flu Outbreak

According to the 2018 Healthy Hand Washing Survey, nearly 60% of Americans are extremely or quite concerned about contracting a new or particularly...


Oct 11, 2017, 10:13 ET Suds Up and Wash Up for Global Handwashing Day

Soap, vigorous scrubbing and water. Those are the key ingredients to properly clean your hands. In fact, Global Handwashing Day on October 15 is...


Aug 29, 2017, 10:13 ET Labor Day Lessons: Employees Place Value on Workplace Restrooms

A nice workplace restroom. It's not a lot to ask. In fact, the results of an annual survey show 89% of Americans believe the condition of a workplace ...


Feb 21, 2017, 07:11 ET Restroom Encounters of the Worst Kind

Public restrooms are everywhere but they're not all created equal. In fact, the annual Healthy Hand Washing Survey, conducted by restroom fixture...


Feb 07, 2017, 07:44 ET Survey Finds Peer Pressure Influences Hand Washing

Sometimes peer pressure can produce positive results. A recent survey reveals that Americans are more likely to wash their hands after using a public ...


Oct 14, 2016, 07:18 ET Global Handwashing Day Illuminates Why Hand Hygiene is a Valuable Habit

For many of us, washing our hands is a habit acquired in our early years. We almost unconsciously link hand washing to everyday activities like using ...


Aug 31, 2016, 08:11 ET Parents View Back-to-School as a Germy Affair

While back-to-school means books and backpacks, it also signals the start of the cold and flu season. As parents and teachers will attest, put a...


Jun 15, 2016, 09:19 ET Restroom Confidential: Consumers Dish on Public Restrooms

It's no secret that some public restrooms can make people a little squeamish, but a recent survey uncovers consumer insights that help explain why...


Feb 02, 2016, 10:22 ET Dirty Little Restroom Secrets

A national survey is revealing some dirty little bathroom secrets. The majority of Americans, despite their surroundings, admit they are comfortable...


Jan 27, 2016, 10:18 ET Americans Take Smart Steps to Fend Off Colds and Flu

Colds and the flu are yearly occurrences that Americans young and old try to avoid. According to the Centers for Disease Control, common colds are...


Oct 14, 2015, 09:47 ET Global Handwashing Day Focuses on Need for Universal Hand Hygiene

When it comes to taking care of one's health, cultures across the world may differ on many fronts, but the importance of good hand washing practices...


Sep 02, 2015, 08:48 ET Women Outdo Men in Workplace Hand Hygiene

According to a national survey released this Labor Day, women outperform men when it comes to hand hygiene in the workplace. Almost half of men...


Feb 24, 2015, 09:07 ET Americans Dish on Hand Washing, Germs and Restrooms

A national survey finds that Americans are hit-or-miss about washing their hands after using a public restroom. And, men seem to be less concerned...


Feb 04, 2015, 07:42 ET Bradley Corporation Survey: More Americans Concerned About Contracting Flu This Year

According to a national survey, this year more than a quarter of Americans (28 percent) are more concerned about getting the flu than they were one...


Oct 14, 2014, 09:01 ET Bradley Corp. Shares Healthy Hand Washing Survey Results

In the United States and around the world, there's a simple action that can help prevent the spread of the flu, diarrhea, pneumonia and other...


Oct 10, 2014, 09:54 ET National Survey Finds Americans Cut Corners with Hand Washing Habits

As the United States deals with the Enterovirus D68 and while Ebola is a daily headline, a national survey reveals Americans, unfortunately, take...


Jan 21, 2014, 09:23 ET Survey Finds Americans Wash Up More During Flu Outbreaks

Americans know how to protect themselves when they hear about an outbreak of the flu. According to a national survey, in response to a flu virus...


Sep 18, 2013, 07:53 ET Americans Come Clean on Messy Public Restrooms in New Survey

A new national survey reveals that 63 percent of Americans have had a particularly unpleasant experience in a public restroom due to the condition of ...