Global Handwashing Day
October 15 is Global Handwashing Day, a day to increase our awareness of proper handwashing techniques and to understand the importance of handwashing to prevent illness. Did you know you can help prevent foodborne illness with the same practices you use to help prevent COVID-19? Proper handwashing is critical to prevent illness and it only takes 20 seconds! Wash your hands by following five easy steps-wet, lather, scrub, rinse, and dry.