MEALTIME ENVIRONMENT

SINK DISINFECTING

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Consistently practicing sanitary procedures by keeping sinks properly disinfected can help reduce many illnesses. If sinks are contaminated with germs, it works against all the wonderful hand-washing you and your children do!

Key points:
Clean sinks and faucets
Spray entire surface with EPA-approved disinfectant or bleach solution
Leave disinfectant on for the appropriate amount of time or let air dry


Watch the video to learn more.


Reflection: If any of the steps are missed, you may not have properly disinfected the sink. What steps do you need to focus on to ensure you are an ECERS All Star?





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