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Social Enterprise launches new eco-foaming hand wash

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New Honey Blossom Eco Foaming Hand Wash from the Social Enterprise, CLARITY, is launched into large organisations and the government to support the employment of blind, disabled and otherwise disadvantaged people. Developed in co-operation with the Cabinet Office and Interserve, ...

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Hot or Not? Hot-desking offices have dirtier desks, study finds

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Study by Initial Washroom Hygiene finds microbiological activity is 18 per cent higher in hot-desking office environments A study released today (21 June) by Initial Washroom Hygiene has found that hot-desking workplaces may be less hygienic than those with fixed-desks, ...

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Dirty London

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Faecal bacteria and life threatening superbugs found on London’s public transport Taxi insurers, Staveley Head, partnered with London Metropolitan University to put London’s transport under the microscope. The results are quite scary. One hundred and twenty-one different types of bacteria and mould ...

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Importance of hand hygiene should not be overlooked by businesses

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Hand hygiene is no new phenomenon. The importance of good practice in this area has been well documented over the years, but despite this it continues to challenge businesses as one of the leading contributors to ill-health in the workplace. ...

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Creating the perfect washroom experience

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By Dr Peter Barratt, Technical Manager, Initial Washroom Hygiene Providing clean and pleasant washroom facilities for staff or customers is essential for businesses. A positive washroom experience plays a crucial role in maintaining employee wellbeing, and even shaping your business’ ...

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CHSA announces first distributors in Accredited Distributor Scheme

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The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) has welcomed the first distributors into its new Accredited Distributors Scheme after they successfully passed the auditing process. The first approved distributors include the national networks Jangro and independent distributors DJB Supplies, CPD, ...

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Diversey Care named event partner for the European Cleaning & Hygiene Awards 2017

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Diversey Care will once again be the event partner for the European Cleaning & Hygiene Awards – the only pan-European awards for the sector which recognise the high standards of excellence in the professional cleaning sector. Serving customers in over ...

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A new interactive project reveals how quickly rats breed if left unchecked

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Rentokil, the experts in pest control, has revealed how a pair of rats could produce nearly half a billion descendants in just three years. The interactive project named ‘The Rise of The Rats’ from Rentokil.com visualises the rapid rate at ...

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GP PRO Debuts the Premium Washroom Collection

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Since when did the washroom become the coolest room in the building? Since right now. We spend 400 days in a washroom over our life-times.¹ Shouldn’t it be a good experience when we go? Well maintained public washrooms have benefits ...

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Choosing the right urinals for your workplace

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Okay, it may not be the most glamorous purchasing decision you ever make, but choosing the right urinal for your workplace will help keep your users happy and healthy without breaking the bank. On the face of it, it might ...

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