Cleaning

building services

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Building services seen as precarious employment

Cleaners, security guards, parking attendants and building-specific food service workers could attain union certification through a streamlined one-step process if proposed amendments to Ontario's Labour Relations Act are adopted.
norovirus

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Simple steps to handle norovirus incidents

Norovirus illness can happen all year long and is easily spread in group settings like schools, day camps, childcare facilities and cruise ships.
screening areas

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Airport workers worried about dirty screening areas

A recent submission from the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers expresses concerns about dirty screening areas in airports.
board of directors

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IICRC seeks new members for board of directors

The Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) invites nominations for its board of directors.
Alpine Jan-San

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Citron Hygiene acquires Alberta’s Alpine Jan-San

Citron Hygiene has acquired Alpine Jan-San (Alpine), Alberta's leading provider of commercial washroom hygiene services.
OAA Awards

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Facility service providers invited to apply for innovation awards

Entries are now being accepted for the 2017 ISSA Innovation Award Program.
Sealed Air

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Sealed Air sells Diversey Care division

Sealed Air Corporation is selling its Diversey Care division and the food hygiene and cleaning business within its Food Care division.
cleaning healthcare facilities

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Clean healthcare facilities without cutting corners

Cleaning healthcare facilities presents a unique challenges due to the presence of pathogens that require a higher cleaning protocol.
Citron hygiene

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Citron Hygiene acquires Workplace Essentials

Citron Hygiene has acquired Workplace Essentials, a washroom and workplace hygiene company, headquartered in Massachusetts.
sanitation

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Five high-touch areas in schools and sanitation tips

Cleaning and maintaining schools involves a careful look at several high-touch areas prone to germs. Here are some sanitation tips.
CFS Corp

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CFS Corp: A Shining Standard

Daytime cleaning, of which CFS Corp is a strong proponent, is one way to raise awareness of and appreciation for janitorial work.
product ingredients

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Safety data now availiable for U.S. cleaning product ingredients

Safety data on hundreds of chemicals in the U.S. consumer cleaning product supply chain is now available for public viewing.
hospital cleaning

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Hospital cleaning staff survey reveals disturbing patterns

Survey of hospital cleaning staff from more than 60 hospitals across Ontario points to concerns that understaffing is leading to poorly cleaned areas.
green programs

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Implementing new products into hotel green programs

How to better implement new technology and products into a hotel's green program, and get staff on board through training and a little inspiration.
Impact Cleaning Services

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Impact Cleaning Services: Blueprint for Success

Touring Impact Cleaning Services’ newly expanded head office in Toronto's west end, it’s hard not to be impressed with the 62-year-old cleaning company.
Citron Hygiene

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Cannon Services now named Citron Hygiene

Cannon Hygiene Canada Limited will immediately begin operating under its new name Citron Hygiene.
paper towels

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Restroom users prefer paper towels to air dryers

A new Canadian survey has found that people prefer to use paper towels to dry their hands rather than air dryers.