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PURELL products achieve Cradle to Cradle Certified status

Skin health and surface hygiene expert, GOJO Industries-Europe, has announced that several of its hand sanitiser and soap formulas recently achieved certification through the Cradle to Cradle Certified Products Program – the world’s most advanced standard for safe, circular, and ...

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Understanding the rigorous testing that hygiene products must go through

The alcohol-based hand sanitiser market has become awash with unregulated and potentially harmful products available to buy. Here, Dr Huw Evans, Research & Development Director at Byotrol plc, an antimicrobial technology specialist, discusses the importance of researching the hygiene products ...

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Schools, NHS health centres and 5* hotels revealed as having some of the most highly-contaminated public spaces

A biotech cleaning company has revealed test results of contamination levels in key public settings that show everyday surfaces to be very high risk for infection spreading, despite regular, and professional cleaning regimes. Case studies include a primary school, an ...

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Washing away the coronavirus myths around hand hygiene

Since the coronavirus crisis began in the UK a few months ago, the nation has significantly changed its ways to avoid the illness. With hand hygiene remaining the first line of defence against COVID-19, Trudi Osborne, Marketing Manager at Airdri, ...

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Hygiene specialist re-opens ethanol-based hand hygiene production facility

Warrington based Christeyns Food Hygiene, who manufacture and install hygiene solutions for the food, dairy and beverage industries, has re-opened its ethanol-based hand hygiene production facility. Christeyns Food Hygiene has taken its specialist flammables unit out of mothballs and prepared ...

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GOJO backs WHO’s global call to action for health workers

The worldwide advocacy day for Hand Hygiene falls annually on 5 May, and this year its importance is even more significant, as the world battles Covid-19. As a member of the World Health Organization (WHO) Private Organizations for Patient Safety ...

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HSE supports manufacturers of hand sanitisers during coronavirus outbreak

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has taken steps to support hand sanitiser manufacturers as UK production is increasing to tackle Coronavirus. Due to unprecedented demand for biocidal hand sanitiser products during the coronavirus outbreak, HSE is providing derogations that ...

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Rentokil Specialist Hygiene offers specialist disinfection services to assist with COVID-19

Rentokil Specialist Hygiene, a specialist cleaning and disinfection services provider, is offering a range of specialist disinfection services to assist with Coronavirus (COVID-19) containment and control or to undertake specialist disinfection of a premises depending on the situation. For all services, ...

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Offices must clean up act to avoid flu outbreak

Companies are being urged to ensure offices are prepared this winter, on the back of reports that GP consultations for flu-like illness were up by a quarter in the UK. With medical advice including the use of tissues to trap ...

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Doctor Loo: Bloo launches MOT Health Check Toilet on World Toilet Day

To celebrate World Toilet Day (19 November), toilet hygiene brand, Bloo has revealed the ‘MOT Health Check Toilet’ of the future, to show its commitment to a more sustainable future. This is to also coincide with the launch of ProNature, Bloo’s ...

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