MEALTIME ENVIRONMENT

TABLE WASHING

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Cleaning and sanitizing equipment and surfaces helps avoid the spread of illness. Providing a clean, sanitized, and well laid out table for children creates a healthy, safe, and welcoming environment for children to participate in the mealtime experience.

Key points:
Wash tables to remove dirt and debris
Spray entire surface with EPA-approved sanitizer or bleach solution
Leave sanitizer on for the appropriate amount of time or let air dry
Use separate paper towels for separate surfaces

Watch the video to learn more.


Reflection: What's the difference between cleaning and sanitizing?





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