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Since its inception more than 30 years ago, Vectair Systems has been going from strength to strength. With US and UK headquarters and manufacturing facilities around the world, Vectair Systems supplies over 100 countries, and counts several blue-chip facilities management and hygiene companies amongst its clients. With further growth on the horizon, the company has created the role of chief financial officer to support its ever-expanding team.
The program is designed for building service contractors and other outsourced cleaning service providers seeking third-party validation for their cleaning, disinfection and infection prevention programs.
The National Carpet Cleaners Association (NCCA) takes a step further in raising the standard of professional recognition and development for its members training in the care of soft flooring and upholstery.
The NCCA is pleased to announce a new milestone in its aims to promote excellence in the cleaning sector as it achieves CPD (continuous professional development) status, from the CPD Certification Service.
Jangro, the UK & Ireland's largest network of independent janitorial and cleaning distributors, has launched a 'Deep Clean Product Guide for Education' and extended its range of training Task Cards, to include one exclusively focused on 'Deep Cleaning'.
Employees including Anderson Ferreira, assistant cleaning manager and Messalina Manita, cleaning operative from JPC by Samsic's Here East team, stepped up to the plate at the start of February and went on to smash it, beating the target of 10m steps by 3.5million.
“The importance of proper cleaning and disinfection has undoubtedly been vital for nearly every company, facility, and organisation this past year.
Further, another study, published by scientists from China's Yangzhou University, finds that when urinals are used by people infected with the virus, traces of Coronavirus can become airborne when the urinal is flushed.
Earlier this month on International Women's Day, women in the cleaning industry were advocating the benefits of strong role models and sharing of experience. But at the end of the day, they say, success comes from hard work and excellence at work.
While women are increasingly visible at the helm of some of our largest organisations, they are still under-represented in skilled trade and professional occupations; in fact, in every area other than elementary occupations and administrative roles.
The trade association for the textile care services industry, the TVA contributes over £1.3 billion in GVA (Gross Value Added) and supports some 28,000 jobs in the UK economy.
Bothongo Hygiene Solutions UK - formerly Healthguard Hygiene UK - has launched an extensive new range of cleaning products formulated for the post-Covid era, under its new Zuppclean and Zuppclean Eco brands.
Bothongo Hygiene Solutions was launched last year at the beginning of the pandemic to focus on the protection of human health as a progeny of InnuScience Group, a leading manufacturer of biotechnology cleaning products. Based in the Northamptonshire countryside near Towcester, the group operates in Europe, Africa and North America.
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