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White paper provides insights on workplace hand protection

Honeywell has published a free white paper on sources and causes of skin damage and irritation for health and safety managers to consider when protecting workers’ hands. ‘Hand Protection: Understanding Skin Irritation in the Workplace’ explores the risks involved in ...

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How to keep your employees safe when working with cleaning agents

As an employer, it’s up to you to keep your staff safe on the job. Lauren O’Connor works with Zoro, a supplier of cleaning products and personal protection equipment for a wide range of industries. Here, she talks about how ...

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How cleaning can embrace the green agenda in 2018

The issue of sustainability has never been higher up on the corporate agenda. With businesses across the supply chain increasingly demanding evidence of ‘green credentials’ from their suppliers, organisations which do not adopt a proactive approach to mitigating their environmental ...

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Big expansion for independent manufacturer of cleaning and hygiene products

Selden Research, which specialises in the manufacture and delivery of professional cleaning and hygiene chemicals, is marking its 50th year with a new state-of-the-art warehouse greatly increasing capacity. The firm employs 190 people at its headquarters in Buxton and they’re ...

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Bain Capital makes offer for Zenith Hygiene Group to expand Diversey in Europe

Global private investment firm, Bain Capital Private Equity, has announced through its investment in Diversey, it has reached agreement on the terms of a recommended final cash offer for UK cleaning and hygiene chemicals manufacturer, Zenith Hygiene Group. Based in ...

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Arrow Solutions celebrates 40 years of Norwegian sales with £1m target

Arrow Solutions is celebrating 40 years of selling its industry-leading cleaning and maintenance chemicals in Norway by strengthening its partnership with a key distributor. The Moira-based firm has announced an extension to its agreement with Aco Kjemi, which will see ...

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James Brough takes on role at Greyland

British cleaning chemicals manufacturer Greyland has appointed James Brough to expand its distributor network and sales. After well over a decade selling cleaning chemicals to distributors, where he has gained notable success at both Coventry Chemicals and more recently Bio ...

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International visit puts Arrow on course for Far Eastern expansion

One of the UK’s leading manufacturers of professional cleaning and maintenance chemicals received a Chinese seal of approval recently. Arrow Solutions was praised for the performance of its cleaning solutions, its manufacturing facilities and its health and safety track record ...

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Labels to change for pest controlled related products

Following the United Nation’s (UN) Global Harmonisation System (GHS) of the classification and labelling of chemicals, pest control and other chemical products will undergo a number of changes to the labels that appear on the product packaging. In terms of timescales, ...

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Overused and under-performing: why chemical disinfectants are contributing to ‘biocide resistance’

Genesis Biosciences who, on the back of the World Health Organisation’s (WHO) latest announcement on the rise of superbugs, explain why chemical disinfectants are playing such a key role in creating biocide resistance On 27 February the WHO issued a ...

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