[Tagging] Boot cleaning stations

Graeme Fitzpatrick graemefitz1 at gmail.com
Sat Jun 30 01:04:27 UTC 2018

On 30 June 2018 at 10:57, Warin <61sundowner at gmail.com> wrote:

> On 30/06/18 10:20, Paul Allen wrote:
> On Sat, Jun 30, 2018 at 12:57 AM, Warin <61sundowner at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Any other ideas as to words to use?
> Disinfection?  Depends if they're just scrapers or if they include some
> antimicrobial/antifungal
> spray/dip.  The UK's DEFRA says of foot and mouth disease that farmers
> must have approved
> disinfectant and cleaning materials for essential visitors.  So are these
> serious jobs or just
> toys?
> Footwear_disinfection seems better than boot_disinfection, because you'll
> always get some idiot
> read "boot disinfection" and decide it doesn't apply to him because he's
> wearing trainers.  In any
> case, there will either be an icon or (probably) no icon and no text. :)
> The ones I am thinking of have disinfectant. However I'd accept ones that
> only go after seeds too. It just depends on what the object is.
> They are permanent installations. Foot and mouth ones tend to be portable
> for temporary use.
> They tend to be easy to use as if they are difficult they won't get used
> or used well and that would defeat the purpose. So not toys.
> ------------
> Now more inclined to man_made=footwear_disinfection ... really separates
> it from a simple polish.
How about


Makes it pretty obvious that you're just talking about getting them
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