Hand sanitation has become the need of the hour due to the rising cases of Covid-19 in India.
And, personally issuing the hand sanitizer to other people is not really that safe, as you don’t know whether the opposite person is having any Corona virus symptoms or not.
So, in order to tackle this issue, manufacturers have come up with a wonderful solution – Foot Operated Hand Sanitizer Dispenser Stands.
Yes, you can operate these dispensers using your foot and there is absolutely no need to touch anything, including the sanitizer bottle.
It ensures that the virus is not spread when someone touches the bottle and hence prevents cross-contamination.
These sanitizer stand dispensers are especially useful in populated areas like the shopping malls, cinema theaters, hospitals, movie shooting spots etc…
So, in this article, let us look at a few brands that make these sanitizer stands at reasonable prices.
5 Best Foot Operated Hand Sanitizer Dispensers in India 2020
1. SHY Sanitizer Stand Dispenser
SHY is a made in India brand that makes the hands-free sanitizer stand in two variants, one with message board and another without the message board.
The stand supports using hand sanitizer bottles of almost all popular sizes.
It is easy to assemble and you get the required tools in the box to fix the parts in position yourself.
The food-pedal mechanism is error-free and works as described,
The stand has gone through a high-quality powder-coating process to make it long-lasting.
It is suitable for use in crowded places like showrooms, offices, hospitals etc…
2. Akshni Olive Foot Operated Sanitizer Dispenser Stand
If you are looking for a sanitizer stand with stylish design that complements your showroom/office interiors, then you should definitely check this one.
It comes with a built-in empty sanitizer bottle (1000 ml) and has a refill tunnel too.
You can also place external sanitizer bottles of different sizes (200ml, 500ml, 1L, 2L) and it easily adapts to them.
The stand is lightweight and made of high-grade ABS material that is rust & corrosion resistant.
It complements the interiors as well as be placed outdoors at the entrance.
It is mostly suitable for use in shopping malls, restaurants and branded show rooms.
The height of the stand is around 106 cm and can be used by people with all height ranges.
3. Kingston Hand Sanitizer Dispenser with Bottle
The Kingston foot operated sanitizer dispenser comes with in-built empty bottle (400ml) that can be refilled easily.
The stand, unlike the other models, doesn’t occupy much space and can easily be kept at the entrance without it blocking the way.
Even the bottle is embedded inside the pipe and only the nozzle is popped out to dispense the sanitation liquid
The Kingston stand is available in multiple colors – Metallic Green, Metallic Blue, Metallic Red and Laminated Vinyl Printed.
The stand is made of ISI marked PVC pipe that is durable and long lasting.
4. PRIMA Foot operated Sanitizer/Soap Dispenser
Unlike the above two models, the look of this stand is very massy.
However, it comes with heavy built quality that is corrosion free and has a sturdy base to ensure that it does not fall down so easily.
Hence, it is highly suitable for heavy traffic places like airports, railway stations, bus stand, restaurants, hospitals, schools, factories and banks.
The stand comes in pre-assembled form and you can easily assemble it yourself using the L-key (provided free) in under 10 minutes.
The product comes with 500ml empty bottle and you can also use your bottle of any height and width by adjusting the holder accordingly.
It is a complete value for money product.
5. Avani MetroBuzz Sanitizer Dispenser Floor Stand
The Avani MetroBuzz hand sanitizer stand comes with good built quality and height adjustable bottle holder.
The product is made in India and comes with a sturdy base that doesn’t fall off so easily.
It comes in pre-assembled form and you can easily join the parts together in just 5 to 10 minutes.
It is made using lightweight SS material and is suitable for business lobbies, hospitals, universities/colleges/schools, office spaces etc…
Of all the listed dispenser stands, this one comes with a bit weaker skeleton and hence the lower price.
So, only go for this product either if you don’t have that many visitors or you’re on a tight budget.
How to Make Foot Operated Sanitizer Dispenser at Home?
Well, if you extremely tight on budget but have some creativity, then you can make your own foot pedal operated sanitizer stand at home using the PVC pipes. Please completely watch the DIY video tutorial below.
There are nearly dozens of brands that make the foot operated hand sanitizer dispensers in India but only a couple of them offer good built quality and we have listed those that are worth the money.