Hand Washing

Information and educational materials for proper hand washing.
Books and Materials on Hand Washing in the NAL Catalog (AGRICOLA)

National Agricultural Library (United States Department of Agriculture).

Searchable database for resources available to persons interested in information on hand washing.

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National Institute of Food and Agriculture (United States Department of Agriculture).

A factsheet that provides tips and instructions on proper hygiene, especially hand washing, for farm workers.

National Institute of Food and Agriculture (United States Department of Agriculture).

A factsheet that provides instructions on proper hygiene, especially hand washing, for farms.

Center for Disease Control and Prevention (United States Department of Health and Human Services).

Hand hygiene prevents foodborne illness and is a key practice to preventing illness and infection from occurring. Understanding proper handwashing procedures is explained in effort to protect persons from exposure to foodborne and other sources of infections.

Safefood (European Union)

An illustrated step-by-step guide to proper handwashing technique.