Public washrooms have remained popular despite COVID-19, but people are increasingly looking for touchless facilities.
The CDC notes the chances of being infected by COVID-19 by touching contaminated surfaces are "generally less than one in 10,000."
COVID-19 poses a huge challenge for educational facility managers — here are four steps to verify and validate school cleaning programs.
GBAC, a Division of ISSA, has clarified its stance on revised CDC guidelines related to cleaning and disinfecting for SARS-CoV-2.
Proper hand hygiene training, heightened cleaning, and access to hygiene products are essential to keeping schools safe.
The ASHRAE Epidemic Task Force has released clarified guidance for evaluating and mitigating the spread of SARS-CoV-2.
Green building organizations, architects, and scientists warn that building materials with added antimicrobials have no proven health benefit.
The pandemic has led to rapid growth in the UV-C market, and there is science behind its power against microbes.
The International Association of Public Transport (UITP) has partnered with GBAC to highlight transit best practices.
Survey data suggests strengthened cleaning habits will remain front and centre for a large majority of people post-pandemic.
Some employers are starting to offer paid time off as a motivation for workers to get the COVID-19 shot.
Edmonton would be the first Canadian and second North American destination to obtain the accreditation.
CCS Facility Services is the first business in the world to achieve GBAC STAR Service Accreditation for cleaning service providers.
The odds of testing positive for COVID-19 were reduced by 24 per cent in patients who received an influenza vaccine compared to those who did not.
As COVID-19 vaccinations are approved and administered to a select population, many businesses wonder what it means for them.
A recent study suggests that hospital housekeepers and environmental service staff have low self-esteem in their jobs.
COVID-19's impact on the supply of disposable gloves is going to continue, and every business involved in facility cleaning needs to be prepared.