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How to make hygiene routine

Managing the risk of infectious outbreaks is not just about deep cleaning and disinfectant, says James White, managing director of Denis Rawlins Ltd. To be truly cost-effective, routine cleaning needs to be hygienic Facilities managers are paying greater attention to ...

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A very green clean

Over the past few years environmentally friendly procedures and green initiatives have permeated just about every part of every industry. In this article CHT looks at how these trends have affected the cleaning sector Rob Abrahams is senior strategic director ...

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Bacteria, but not as you know it

Cleanliness is not something normally associated with university life. If you’ve ever set foot in a student house, you’ll know that coursework and cider take priority over cleaning. However, universities are still legally required to responsibly manage the wastewater they ...

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Environmental sustainability and the search for ‘green credentials’

Environmental sustainability is a key issue across a number of sectors, not least in the area of facilities management and contract cleaning. Businesses across the supply chain are demanding to see evidence of ‘green credentials’ from all their suppliers, pushing ...

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It’s not easy being green

It’s not easy being green

While cleanliness is important in all areas, it crucial in the washroom environment. The standard of cleaning and hygiene in washrooms serves the dual purpose of ensuring surface cleanliness and infection prevention and control. In this article CHT takes a ...

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Internet of Things

Internet Of things

It’s been next to impossible for a couple of years now to attend an industry conference, seminar or event without hearing something about the Internet of Things (IoT). Everyone has heard how it is set to revolutionise everything from household ...

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Summer cleaning

Summer Cleaning

Parents, films, books, television and society in general all tell us that spring is the best time for a full, proper clean. For centuries the practise of scrubbing the whole house from top to bottom when winter ends has been ...

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Cleaning – a career for life

Bob Vincent

Bob Vincent, executive chairman of LCC Support Services Ltd reminisces on 25 years practice and asks why doesn’t the Government promote cleaning careers? I started my business for daily office cleaning it was a job nobody really wanted to do and ...

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Bad Smells

Odour

Bad smells are never a good thing, but they are far more prevalent in summer than they are in winter. Heat and humidity are a breeding ground for bacteria, allowing the associated smells to travel further and faster. CHT looks ...

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Gleaming facilities make shopping a pleasure

A recent lifestyle survey declared that shopping was the most popular leisure pursuit for families, a new reality well understood by shopping centre managers. What makes a shopping centre a magnet for visitors? Fine-tuned facility services are crucial, says Bernard ...

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