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An assessment of the microbiology of Hand Contact Surfaces in the Retail Environment

Project Reference: 11-2009

Status: Ongoing

Commencement Date: November 2009

Project Duration: 5 months


This project will undertake an all-island survey of retail outlets in order to fill a knowledge-gap concerning the microbiology of hand-contact surfaces in relation to their potential for transmission of food-borne disease.

Principal Contractor(s):

Dr Andrew Petersen, Enforce Laboratories Ltd.


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