It is crucial to evaluate the environment of these facilties and implement measures that mitigate the risk of transmission.
83 per cent of respondents to a new Whittaker/Harris Poll survey say well-maintained carpet improves their confidence in a facility.
As live sports and entertainment return, managers of venues are faced with an assortment of safety and cleanliness challenges.
The home of the Montreal Canadiens is the latest notable milestone for the program in Canada.
The program is gathering pace north of the border, as everything from hotels to arenas to convention centres secure accreditation.
The convention centre had previously committed to the accreditation in the second half of 2020.
Large-scale facilities face specific difficulties during the pandemic with operations like stadium cleaning a massive undertaking.
Scandinavian Building Services rose to the challenge of keeping things clean, safe, and healthy in the Western Conference NHL bubble.
New and enhanced airline cleaning and disinfection has been tested with a focus on infection control, and the results have been positive.
The Hyatt House WPG South in Winnipeg is among dozens of locations worldwide that have recently achieved GBAC STAR accreditation.
The MLB Lysol partnership will involve utilizing microbiologists and germ-kill experts to boost ongoing disinfection practices in ballparks.
The GBAC STAR accreditation was only launched in spring but has already seen huge uptake from facilities around the world.
The public voted Westview RV Park as the best public washroom in Canada, earning it a Cintas UltraClean™ restroom cleaning service and $2,500 in Cintas facility services.
Vancouver's BC Place Stadium has become the first stadium in Canada to achieve global GBAC STAR accreditation.
Exhibition Place in Toronto has become the first Canadian venue to earn global GBAC STAR™ Facility Accreditation.
Effective cleaning of high-touch surfaces and floors in healthcare facilities requires proper cleaning tools like microfibre mops.
As buildings are reopened, inactive plumbing lines may cause bacteria and corrosion problems that lead to additional issues beyond the spread of coronavirus.