Hygiene in the workplace has always been important but now, with the impact of COVID, it should be every business’ number one priority. Hygiene is not only critical in keeping your operations running, it’s also illegal to provide an unsafe environment for your employees. The more we can do to keep employees healthy and happy, the better off we all are. We take a look at the simple steps businesses can take to ensure that the workplace is kept clean, safe and hygienic.

Serious about hygiene

Whilst there’s a lot that people can do by washing hands, installing hand sanitiser stations, thoroughly cleaning office space, and providing adequate ventilation, sometimes that’s not enough. And that’s where we can help with our innovative range of hygienic solutions.

We’re serious about hygiene – in fact, all our products have been developed with hygiene front of mind. Every day our team are innovating and making significant improvements to hygiene critical environments up and down the UK. Our work spans across sectors including healthcare, leisure, food, education and commercial. From hygienic wall cladding, washroom cubicle systems, to doors, Trovex understands the importance of hygiene and the role it plays to keep you and your team safe.

Surface protection

Wall and ceiling cladding creates smooth, seamless surfaces that are robust, easy to keep clean, and can be in a bespoke design to suit your company to enhance your office environment and complement your brand. Trovex Diamond Wall Cladding is a superior solution for your wall, and ceiling, covering needs. Trovex Resilience is one of the best solutions with the prevention of scuffs and scratches in areas of high traffic such as corridors. By cladding surfaces with our tough and long-lasting PVC, you’re not only protecting against impact, spills and stains but also germs, bacteria and viruses like COVID.

The impervious surface offers protective properties that actively prevent the growth of germs and bacteria for improved infection control and hygiene. Our surfaces are an increasingly popular choice for offices, especially in kitchen or washroom areas. 

Door safety

Think about how often people touch and open and close doors at your work. Doors are actually one of the most common hotspots for harmful germs and bacteria, causing infections to spread such as E.coli, Staphylococcus, Aureas, plus fungal and viral infections including COVID. Door handles and panels should be cleaned regularly but the risk of infection can be further reduced by specifying Trovex Hygidoors which offer the same bacteria-fighting properties as our hygienic wall cladding.

Our doors are also important for providing security and fire safety and are available in different frames, vision panels and core type choices. Available in a wide range of colours and finishes, you have the freedom to create doors that will perfectly match your company décor and complement your brand identity. Find out more.

Washrooms

A staggering one in 10 employees would avoid using the toilet in their workplace because of concerns about hygiene, according to a survey of more than 1,400 workers. The importance of a clean and hygienic washroom can be underestimated – a study by Cannon Hygiene International found that 86% of customers would not return to premises if the washroom was dirty or unhygienic. Make sure that your washroom isn’t letting your business down and that hygiene and cleanliness are given the importance they deserve.

Get in touch

If you’d like to chat about any of the topics raised in our blog, or you have a project coming up that you need some advice on, please get in touch with us. We’d love to hear from you. Simply call 01707 254 170 or email our friendly team sales@trovex.com.