Handwashing for Life

Overcoming Underwashing

Setting Safe Levels

http://solutions.3m.com/wps/portal/3M/en_US/Microbiology/FoodSafety/product-applications/four/TouchReady Surfaces is the outcome of this system as well as its name. It starts with a risk assessment of current practices and sets a course to reach and sustain safe level standards for surfaces prioritized by their risk potential.

The Level One Implementation Manual can again be utilized by smaller operations to get started and often is all that is needed for continuous use. For more complex organizations it is used to gather multi-department support, set up a trial and tailor the program to the individual operational culture.

Dirty Dozen Composite for use with ATP: Example

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Biotrace International Plc, a 3M company, is a leading manufacturer and supplier of industrial microbiology products.

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Companies around the world currently rely on Biotrace to ensure product quality, optimise process performance and safeguard health.

Our Food & Environmental Division serves the following customers:

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