Containers for disinfecting instruments will be provided with covers
and of sufficient size as to accommodate all instruments.
At the close of each day's operation, all barbering tools used will be
washed and disinfected.
All barbering instruments disinfected in a chemical solution will be
rinsed in running water to remove chemicals prior to patron use.
(a) Barbers and beauticians must thoroughly clean instruments after use
on each patron.
(b) The disinfectant used on barber and beauty shop instruments must
be approved by the Department of Agriculture or the Environmental Protection Agency
or appropriate medical authorities.
(c) Instruments must be cleaned and disinfected at the end of each
(1) AR 40-5 states the following standards for the posting of barber and
beauty shop regulations:
An extract of paragraph 5-18 will be posted in a conspicuous location
in each barber and beauty shop.
(2) Remember, a copy of the standards in AR 40-5 must be posted in each
barber and beauty shop. It should be posted in an obvious place.
Section II. INSPECTION CHECKLISTFOR BARBER AND BEAUTY SHOPS
As with the troop housing inspection checklist, you should use the barber and
beauty shop inspection checklist as a guideline and an instrument to record your
observations. To conduct an effective inspection, you must also rely on your knowledge
of sanitation as well as the inspection checklist.