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Top five ways of reducing contamination in wastewater

According to recent statistics from the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, more than 11 billion litres of wastewater are collected every day in UK sewers. This water is then treated by plants, including those managed by Total Water ...

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phs Group agrees new partnership with FabLittleBag

A new partnership between phs Group and FabLittleBag is helping businesses to address the environmental issues associated with the disposal of their sanitary waste, highlighting the need to ‘be a Binner not a Flusher’. On average, it’s estimated that we ...

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Benefits of recycling championed during awareness week

Results from a comparison beach cleaning and litter surveying programme by Cromwell Polythene as part of its 35th anniversary activity and to mark Recycle Week (24 September – 30 September) indicate levels of seaside rubbish have decreased. This follow up ...

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VClean Life launches green-cleaning (dry-cleaning) facility

VClean Life, the UK’s first entirely 100 per cent green-cleaning facility will begin operations today (12 September) in Watford, marking the dry-cleaning industry’s shift to a future without perchloroethylene (PERC). The multi-million pound VClean Life hub will be the first ...

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Xeros helps UAE tackle critical water management challenges

Xeros Technology Group plc, the UK-headquartered technology business and innovator of a near-waterless laundry system, has supplied 32 near-waterless washing machines to Encom Trading LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Electro RAK, a leading UAE-based infrastructure services company and the ...

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Monthind Clean achieves double ISO certification

East-Anglian-based contract cleaning specialist, Monthind Clean, has been awarded with ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 certifications. The latest certifications see Monthind celebrate 26 consecutive years as an ISO certified business. The ISO 9001:2015 certification demonstrates Monthind’s ongoing commitment to delivering ...

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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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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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ISS renews Nordic Swan Ecolabel certification

ISS Sweden has become one of the first companies in the country to renew the Nordic Swan Ecolabel certification by Ecolabelling Sweden in accordance with new, tougher requirements for eco-labeled cleaning services. ISS Sweden has been Nordic Swan Ecolabel certified since 2014, which ...

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Are trainees getting the skills they need for starting work?

Instructus Skills, the UK’s largest registration and certification authority for apprenticeships and work-based education, has been tasked with ensuring that the frameworks for Welsh Apprenticeships in both Cleaning and Environmental Support and Facilities Management are delivering on their purpose. To ...

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