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Global Biorisk Advisory Council launches GBAC STAR Registered Technology and Registered Programs

In an effort to help facilities around the world make it easier to vet the appropriate cleaning, disinfection, and infection prevention essentials, the Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC), a division of ISSA, has launched GBAC STAR Registered Technology & Registered Programs. ...

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Sodexo partners with IPS and Essity to provide education to prevent spread of infection

Sodexo has partnered up with the Infection Prevention Society (IPS) and Tork, Essity’s global leading professional hygiene brand, to launch an Environment, Cleaning and Decontamination (ECD) programme to support infection prevention practitioners tackle infections in healthcare settings. Infection control has ...

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ISSA elects new 2022 board of directors

ISSA, the worldwide cleaning industry association, has announced the following individuals have been elected to serve on the 2022 ISSA Board of Directors, which will be led by incoming ISSA President Harry Dochelli of Essendant. Vice President/President Elect: Matt Vonachen, Vonachen Group Executive ...

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British Cleaning Council elects new chairman and deputy chair

   The British Cleaning Council (BCC) has officially elected a new Chairman and Deputy Chair at its recent Annual General Meeting. Jim Melvin, who has served as Deputy Chairman of the BCC for the past two years, has taken over ...

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Worshipful Company of Environmental Cleaners hosts first live event since the start of the pandemic

The first WCEC Court Luncheon of the year was held in the City of London on 2 July 2021 – its first live event since February 2020 It was the WCEC’s first cautious step in returning to a situation resembling ...

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Golden Service Awards: Sign up to the How to Enter Webinar

The Kimberly Clark Professional Golden Service Awards 2022 will open for entries on 20 July. This year for the first time, all entrants are invited to attend a free ‘How to Enter’ webinar on Thursday 29 July at 10.30am. Participants ...

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Kimberly-Clark Professional launches Golden Service Awards 2022

Kimberly-Clark Professional has launched the prestigious Golden Service Awards 2022, the leading cleaning and FM industry awards event, with a save the date for Thursday 26 May 2022, to be held at the InterContinental London Park Lane. Launched more than ...

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Cleaning, hygiene and waste industry remains in the UK top ten

New research released by the British Cleaning Council (BCC) has cemented the cleaning, hygiene and waste sector’s position as one of the UK’s top ten industries. The BCC’s research report for 2021 was released today and gives a highly-detailed picture ...

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CHSA sees membership applications soar

Applications for membership of the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) soared in the past year as companies sought the mark of approval conferred as membership of the Association. Demand for cleaning and hygiene products, including hand sanitisers, gloves, soft ...

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Cleaning and hygiene industry urged to support apprenticeships bid

A group of employers who have come together to represent the cleaning and hygiene sector are calling for industry support by 24 May for an accredited training provision in the format of an apprenticeship scheme for the sector. The employer ...

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