PIM Health & Safety Moment

To reduce the spread of infectious diseases such as COVID-19, businesses are asked to clean and disinfect high touch surfaces including tables, doorknobs, light switches, handles, desks, phones, keyboards, toilets, faucets etc.

  • The CDC recommends businesses use:
  1. An EPA-registered household disinfectant. Click here,
  2. a diluted bleach solution or
  3. clean with a solution of at least 70% alcohol.  

Employees should follow the cleaning chemical instructions to ensure safe and effective use of the product. 

  • While cleaning, employees should wear gloves if available.
    • Ensure your employees are trained in safe glove usage. 
  • Always wash your hands after removing gloves.   

Contact either Paul Gutkowski (612-400-6205)  or Cathy Malinowski (612-868-6771) with any Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS) questions including how COVID-19 may affect the safety of your business.

Sadie Hagen
Author: Sadie Hagen