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New handwashing solution could help halt spread of COVID-19 in developing world

4 May, 2020

Researchers at Imperial College London and the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) have designed a handwashing technology that could help halt the spread of COVID-19 and other deadly diseases by encouraging handwashing in developing countries where uptake is low. A pilot study found that the new system, which is underpinned by behavioural science, prompted people who previously did not wash their hands to begin handwashing with soap on average one-to-two times a day.Read More...