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CHT investigates the costs and affects of graffiti and gum and explains why you need to act quickly to deal with the problem Gone are the days when graffiti was invariably seen as a scourge to be eradicated. Works by ...

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Manchester Cleaning Show 2016

The inaugural Manchester Cleaning Show took place over the 6th and 7th of April this year. Hosted at Event City and timed deliberately to sit in the middle of the Cleaning Show biennial cycle the show organisers expected something more ...

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Catch the train to quality

Becoming a contract cleaner doesn’t involve any qualifications or skills. CHT looks at why this is a double edged sword and how a lack of training after staff are hired can massively impact quality Different companies are always going to ...

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Step up

If you think about cleaning at height, you probably think of ladders, elevated platforms or abseiling. Each of these has an important role to play, but you could be overlooking the fundamental aspect of working at height, according to Sean ...

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It’s NOT just the product, it’s the process

Environmentally friendly service provision has been a feature on the political and business agenda for many years. In this article Scott Newland, ECS chief operating officer, discusses the importance of approaching environmentally friendly cleaning from a lifecycle perspective Making its way ...

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Boosting business through training and development

Jan-Hein Hemke, managing director of soft services and contract cleaning specialists, Facilicom UK, looks at how businesses can reap the benefits of developing the people who work with them Training and development is great for the individual concerned, helping them ...

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Transport’s silent Army

With extremely heavy pedestrian footfall, a high level of security threats and dangerous trackside environments, rail transport is one of the most challenging sectors a facilities management professional can work in. Kevin Murgatroyd, sector director for transport at Interserve, gives ...

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Strategic pest management

Strategic Pest Management has become more relevant over the past 10 years in the pest control industry. This is mainly due to the number of changes in pesticides used, legislation changes, increases in pesticide resistance and greater awareness. Emprise explain ...

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Manchester Cleaning Show 2016

A brand new cleaning show is heading to Manchester on the 6th and 7th of April. Held at Event City, The Manchester Cleaning Show 2016 follows on from its successful London event and is being organised by the British Cleaning ...

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Fair deal for cleaners

As a member of two of the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) Cleaning Task Force’s working groups, Phil Smith, corporate relationship director at Facilicom UK is well placed to explain its campaign to improve the working conditions of those ...

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