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Cleaning: the frontline, essential service. Before, during and after the pandemic

It’s been 20 months since we went into lockdown on 23rd March 2020 and like many industries, cleaning services has been through some significant changes. Jamie Wright, the Managing Director of Incentive QAS, the contract cleaning division of the Incentive FM ...

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Cleaning the glass ceiling!

Window cleaning is a huge industry in the UK with nearly 2,000 businesses and a market size of £184m. Growth of the commercial market is predominantly affected by the level of construction output and general business confidence. Understandably as a ...

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Treating office cleaning as a matter of health and safety

By James Carver, Managing Director, OSC The steady return of workers to offices across the country has been positive news for all. However, this return to normality has coincided with an increase in Covid cases and the fast approach of ...

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Banish bacteria and viruses with dual approach to washroom hygiene

Washrooms are a hotbed for viruses and bacteria if robust hygiene practices are not in place. Sterillo’s innovation expert, Steve Levy, tells us why it’s important to adopt a dual approach to washroom hygiene to curb the spread of germs ...

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Keeping winter bugs at bay through cleaning and hygiene

As Covid cases and other seasonal illnesses sweep the nation, Paul Owen, Regional Director at Kingdom Cleaning shares his top tips for winter cleaning Winter is coming and it’s looking pretty worrying when it comes to public health. Covid cases ...

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Protecting Ekte’s staff and customers with GermErase 24HR

Following the success of the GermErase launch earlier this year, the breakthrough British brand has recently launched a new Covid-busting product range, GermErase 24HR. The powerful new, scientifically-proven disinfectant destroys bacteria, viruses, and fungi, including the SARS-CoV-2 virus, in under ...

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Food Standards Agency research reveals why nightlife venues need to pay attention to their hygiene practices

Following the Covid pandemic, public health is an even greater concern than ever before for the average consumer. A 2020 poll by P&G Professional found that 64% of customers see cleanliness and hygiene as the most important consideration of a ...

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The spread of healthcare-acquired infections including COVID-19 in hospitals: what we must learn

By Dave Rudge, REACT Specialist Cleaning With an increase in hospital cleanliness, it would be the assumption that there would be a decrease in the spread of hospital-acquired infections (HAIs), however, there has been little evidence to suggest such a ...

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Inclusive hospitality– how to support customers with continence challenges

By Jamie Woodhall, UK Technical & Innovation Manager, Initial Washroom Hygiene After a challenging 18 months of pandemic-related lockdowns, hospitality businesses and entertainment venues across the country are now able to trade without restrictions. The phased reopening is reported to have ...

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Halting the race to the bottom

It’s time for cleaning to stand firm. CEO of Cleanology, Dominic Ponniah, argues that we need to value ourselves and shout about our achievements. Cleaning is an industry of two extremes. On one hand, our top businesses focus on quality ...

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