[Tagging] Boot cleaning stations

Paul Allen pla16021 at gmail.com
Sat Jun 30 09:15:21 UTC 2018

On Sat, Jun 30, 2018 at 1:57 AM, Warin <61sundowner at gmail.com> wrote:

> On 30/06/18 10:20, Paul Allen wrote:
> 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.

In that case, I'd go with Graeme Fitzpatrick's suggestion later in the
thread of decontamination.  It's about removing
contaminants, which are things that should not be present (be they seeds,
pathogenic viruses or whatever).

They are permanent installations. Foot and mouth ones tend to be portable
> for temporary use.

I cited FMD merely because it was the first thing that came to mind
justifying disinfection as an option.

> 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.

By "toy" I meant for cosmetic purposes (actual shoe scrapers, sometimes set
into the wall by the door of older
buildings) or for aesthetic purposes (I want to make my fake mansion look
more authentic with a shoe scraper set in
the wall).

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