CLEANING AND HYGIENE
AT HOME AND IN THE
Did you know the facts behind this common myth?
Myth: People living in cleaner homes are more prone to allergies
Fact: The scientific evidence doesn’t support the idea that we need germs and infection to stay allergy-free or that over-use of cleaning products is a factor in the rise in allergies.
UKCPI provides expert and balanced information about cleaning and hygiene in the home and in the workplace.
Cleaning products are used every day, in every place, to deliver benefits to health and wellbeing.
The UK Cleaning Products Industry Association (UKCPI) is the leading association representing UK producers of washing powders and liquids, fabric conditioners, bar soaps, hand and machine dish wash, household disinfectants, air care and polishes and specialist cleaners for use in kitchens and bathrooms.
We also represent the interests of the institutional and industrial (I&I) cleaning sector whose cleaning and hygiene products are used in hospitals, schools, care homes and catering environments.
We work in partnership with policy makers, the public and the media, to inform public discussions about cleanliness, hygiene and sustainable cleaning.
Expertise Information Advice
Cleaning products are used every day in every place to deliver benefits to health and wellbeing.