The new coronavirus was 1st reported on 31/12/2019 in Wuhan City, China.
Although most of the confirmed cases are in China & the far East, the disease is spreading very quickly across the world with an estimated 100,000 people already infected.
The World Health Organisation has made the following recommendations:
- Wash hands regularly & thoroughly with soap & water
- Use alcohol hand gel to sanitise hands.
- Use surface sanitisers
- Cover your mouth when sneezing or coughing
- Avoid contact with people that have a cough or a fever
- Seek medical attention if you have a cough or difficulty breathing
- Avoid contact with livestock in markets in affected areas
- Masks may be of use, but this has not been confirmed yet
We have been in touch with our suppliers for recommendations on which of the products we stock are effective against the Coronavirus:
Alcohol Hand Gel to kill Corona Virus:
9263-12-EEU00 PURELL Advanced Hygienic Hand Rub 12 x 300ml pump bottles
Soap that kills Coronavirus:
8848-03-EEU GOJO® Antimicrobial Plus Foam Handwash 3x 1250ml refills for PURELL ADX-12™ Dispensers
Hard Surface Cleaner: