The Importance of Disinfection in the Food Service Industry


As the world continues to grapple with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the importance of proper disinfection and sanitation in the food service industry has never been more crucial. In order to keep customers and staff safe, it’s essential for food service businesses to take a proactive approach to disinfection and sanitation.

One of the most effective ways to ensure proper disinfection in the food service industry is through the use of disinfectants. These cleaning agents are specifically designed to kill bacteria and viruses, making them a powerful tool in the fight against the spread of COVID-19 and other infectious diseases. However, it’s important to note that not all disinfectants are created equal. It’s essential to choose a disinfectant that is effective against a wide range of pathogens, including COVID-19, and that is safe for use in food service environments.

In addition to using disinfectants, it’s also important to maintain a strict cleaning schedule. This should include daily cleaning of high-touch surfaces, such as door handles, countertops, and tables, as well as regular deep cleaning of the entire facility. This can include using a degreaser to remove built-up grease and grime, and using a detergent to remove dirt and stains.

Another important aspect of disinfection in the food service industry is proper hand hygiene. This includes regular handwashing, as well as providing hand sanitizer for customers and staff. It’s also important to ensure that all staff are properly trained on the importance of hand hygiene and the proper technique for washing hands.

Finally, it’s essential to communicate with customers and staff about the measures you’re taking to maintain a clean and safe environment. This can include posting signage about your cleaning and disinfection protocols, and providing information on your website and social media channels.

At Belshaw Limited, we understand the importance of proper disinfection and sanitation in the food service industry. We are dedicated to providing high-quality cleaning and disinfection solutions that are effective and safe. Our range of products include detergents, disinfectants, and degreasers that are specifically designed for use in food service environments(Click here to choose from our products). Contact us today to learn more about how we can help keep your food service business safe and clean.

About Belshaw Limited

Belshaw Limited is a registered Ghanaian company that manufactures and supplies detergents, disinfectants, and degreasers, as well as other petrochemicals. We have established ourselves as experts in providing innovative products to solve our customers’ unique chemical and cleaning problems over the last 40 years.

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