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Star rat-ings: Rat and mice sightings could be scaring away £20k in revenue a year for a UK hospitality business

Rat and mice sightings could be costing each British hospitality business up to £20,000 in lost revenue each year, as new research reveals that rodent sightings drag down hospitality establishments’ Tripadvisor ratings by an average of one full star. Rentokil ...

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WCEC welcomes Lorraine Larman as the new Master

The Worshipful Company of Environmental Cleaners (WCEC) has announced the installation of Lorraine Larman as its new Master. She succeeds the former Master, Jim Melvin. The Ceremony of Installation and a Service of Re-dedication took place on 19 April at ...

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Tork promotes sustainability and hygiene at Interclean

Sustainable products and services designed to maximise hygiene while minimising environmental impact will be among the highlights of the Tork stand at Interclean. Taking centre stage will be Tork carbon neutral dispensers which have been nominated for an Amsterdam Innovation ...

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Local authorities dealt with over 1 million fly-tipping incidents in 2022/23

The latest update from the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA) finds that there were 1.08 million fly-tipping incidents in 2022/23, a decrease of one per cent from the 1.09 million reported in 2021/22. Of the fly-tipping incidents ...

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Tis the season to waste 

As the festive season approaches, Waste Managed, a leading UK waste management company, is shedding light on the alarming environmental impact of Christmas waste.   Data reveals that there is a 30 per cent surge in waste production during the ...

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KWB Corporate Cleaning awarded two ISO accreditations

Birmingham’s KWB Corporate Cleaning is celebrating after receiving two International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO) awards for their environmental performance and health and safety management, to sit alongside their ISO 9001 quality management award. Following intensive external assessment, the city centre-based ...

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CHSA provides guidance on Life Cycle Assessment 

The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association’s (CHSA) new Fact Sheet offers its members and others in the industry valuable guidance on the challenge of assessing the environmental impact of a product over its full life cycle. A full life cycle ...

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Jangro partners with SYR to create a more sustainable world of cleaning

Jangro, the UK & Ireland’s largest network of independent janitorial and cleaning distributors, has announced an environmental collaboration with cleaning product manufacturer, SYR. This partnership will strengthen Jangro’s Circular programme and help its customers go the extra mile for sustainability. ...

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New waste report reveals unique insights into Londoners’ habits

London recycling and resource management firm, Bywaters has released its new report: What London’s waste says about us – revealing unique insights into Londoners’ habits, new trends, the aftermath of the pandemic, and new signs of societal decay.  Bywaters has released ...

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Kingdom Cleaning plants 150 trees in new community woodland

Kingdom Cleaning colleagues and partners have joined forces to plant 150 trees in a new community woodland in Bedford, as the firm continues to champion ‘professional cleaning with a conscience’. Organised by Kingdom Cleaning’s Operations Director, Shaun Wall, and the ...

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