Cleaning – Material Colour Coding



Cleaning – Material Colour Coding OSHC




Cleaning Agent

Paper towel

Bathroom, and bodily fluid

eg Opal Washroom Cleaner/Sanitiser

(a blue/green colour)


eg Opal Window Cleaner

(a blue colour)

Blue Cloth

Tables, benches, general cleaning

eg Opal Neutral Detergent Sanitiser

(an orange colour)

Green Cloth

Kitchen benches, benches, clean up after meals in rooms



Red Cloth

Art & Craft

Do not clean art and craft in the hand washing sink



Face washer

Art & Craft

To clean children’s faces, one per child, washed immediately after use