Cleanzine: your weekly cleaning and hygiene industry newsletter 29th July 2021 Issue no. 979
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The role of surface and hand hygiene in keeping communal areas safe
Co-workers often spend long period of time in close proximity, usually with limited access to hand and surface hygiene materials.
However, according to Matt Morrison of Kaivac, developer of the No-Touch Cleaning system, there is more going on than we may realise.
America's Best Restroom Contest finalists announced: vote for your favourite now
Betco announces new program for grouted floors
A cleaner and safer return to office work
New Clean-a-Card offers rapid and effective automated hotel key card disinfection
Proper maintenance of HVAC systems helps tackle IAQ concerns in a post pandemic world
What is the difference between sales reps and distributors?
Eco-friendly equipment that eliminates up to 100% of bacteria and viruses and 99.99% of Covid-19 now available in Brazil
Erdemil France joins the Brightwell Dispensers Group
Submissions now open for ISSA Pulire Verona's 'Product of the Year'
CIRI expands membership eligibility
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This Week's News
Airdri Group appoints new head of business development
Oxford-based hand dryer manufacturer, Airdri, has welcomed Joe Pearce to its senior team as head of business development, to lead the company's sales team, identify and develop new areas of growth and improve profitability within existing revenue streams.
Prior roles for Joe have included national account manager at Mattel, sales and training partner at Dyson and sales director at Annabel Karmel.
'Crisis' in public toilet provision across the UK: Campaigning organisation calls for more Government funding and legislation
The British Toilet Association is calling for improved legislation and more Government funding to address the current 'appalling' lack of public toilet provision.
Public toilets are in 'crisis' and rapidly vanishing, it says, with many of those that remain displaying totally unacceptable levels of cleanliness and hygiene and the Covid-19 pandemic has only made the situation worse.
Selco Hygiene Supplies, a long-stablished janitorial hygiene supply company is looking for an experienced self-motivated sales person to represent the company in England & Wales.
This exciting position offers the successful candidate a chance to be their own manager, with a good basic salary, plus commission, and a rare opportunity to earn share options.
Business spending in response to the pandemic, broken down by categories
Businesses everywhere have had a tough time managing their finances alongside the pandemic, but how have key events influenced business expenses?
To find out, the virtual bookkeeper, DEXT, analysed its internal data and cross referenced its findings with the UK's Covid-19 timeline.
Built-in antimicrobial technology leaders become a united powerhouse
Microban International is bringing together its Microban and Ultra-Fresh brands and technologies under a single umbrella.
Following the initial acquisition of Thomson Research Associates in 2016, Microban International will now completely harmonise the two organisations, as they unite to operate as a single company under the Microban International name.
ISS launches ‘science of cleaning’ research project
ISS Healthcare has commissioned an innovative project that will take a scientific and behavioural approach to healthcare cleaning and drive the nation's healthcare journey in our places that heal.
ISS worked closely with NHS England and NHS Improvement in the development of the recently published National Standards of Healthcare Cleanliness 2021.
WCEC hosts its first live event since pandemic's start
The Worshipful Company of Environmental Cleaners’ first Court Luncheon of the year was held in the City of London at at Glaziers Hall on 2nd July – the WCEC’s first live event since the start of the pandemic in February 2020.
There might have been far fewer attendees, but every one of them was delighted to be able to convene in person, as the WCEC took its first cautious step in returning to a situation resembling normal.
Q Performance launches quality cleaning solutions for foodservice industry distributors, manufacturers and operators
This month, Q Performance debuts its comprehensive product line of industrial chemical solutions, designed for the highest-quality cleanliness throughout the foodservice industry.
From the manufacturing facility to the warehouse, the distribution centre to the restaurant, Q Performance says it provides cleaning product procurement services to help customers maintain the highest standards of cleanliness - 'because clean is quality'.
Truvox International's Multiwash takes centre stage in Theatre Royal Plymouth reopening
The Theatre Royal Plymouth reopened in May after nearly 20 weeks of enforced closure due to Lockdown 3.0. As it prepared to reopen, the theatre's level of cleanliness and hygiene was the highest priority, alongside ensuring the confidence of cast, crew, staff and visitors.
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