Today Is Global Handwashing Day

With an increase in shared meeting spaces, staff eating at their desks and hot desking, there is no better day that today ‘Global Handwashing Day’ to highlight handwashing. Recent studies show that not only does handwashing reduce and protect disease, it is also known to bring wellbeing and happiness to people. Our hands have the…

Recognition Needed For Washroom Cleaners

2017 saw the introduction of the Unique Washroom Cleaner Of The Year Award dedicated to cleaning operatives but this award was aimed at cleaners responsible for the facilities rather than the cleanliness of the washrooms themselves. It’s suggested that this year an award be dedicated to operatives that are responsible for the actual washrooms whether…

Colour Guidelines For Cleaning Industry

  Many cleaning companies including ourselves and suppliers to the industry currently follow the British Cleaning Council’s guidelines for colour coding materials used and the areas they are used to clean but there are still many variations across the industry and cross contamination is still occurring.  In fact hotel cleaning was recently featured on Channel…

A Dusting Down

  Dust can impact on our health and yet often amid our daily routines we can lose sight of the importance of cleaning. Dust often accumulates on high-level surfaces and inaccessible areas and the cost and disruption that is associated with working at height specialists, equipment hire and access equipment means that many businesses allow…

Cleaning Industry Gains Voice In Parliament

Stephen Kerr, MP since 2017 and previously the EMEA Sales Operations Leader for Kimberly Clark understands the challenges and complexities the cleaning industry faces and for that reason has agreed to act as a Parliamentary Advisor to the CHSA (Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association) giving the association and the industry a voice in parliament. THE…