Cleaning

COVID-19 transmission

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Tips to prevent COVID-19 transmission in sport and recreation facilities

It is crucial to evaluate the environment of these facilties and implement measures that mitigate the risk of transmission.
industrial vacuum cleaner

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Selecting the right industrial vacuum cleaner

Finding an industrial vacuum that matches the environment and application will result in more effective and safe cleaning.
facility managers

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Facility managers & a cleaner experience

Open communication from management and staff will be key to normalizing new and fast-evolving cleaning procedures.
pandemic

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Planning for the next pandemic

COVID-19 can and must serve as a wake-up call for the world to prepare for future pandemics.
entertainment venues

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

5 steps to safer & healthier entertainment venues

As live sports and entertainment return, managers of venues are faced with an assortment of safety and cleanliness challenges.
garbage bin sensors

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Vaughan pilots garbage bin sensors to combat litter

The sensors use real-time and historical data to optimize waste collection schedules along routes, allowing staff to save on fuel, labour and fleet maintenance.
ATP monitors

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

8 things to know about ATP monitors

Hygienic cleaning not only removes pathogens but proves it, and the most scientific way to do that is by the proper use of ATP monitors.
audits

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

The added value of cleaning audits in sanitary maintenance

Here's a walk-through of three key types of audits readily available and feasible for cleaning and maintenance.
cleanliness

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Canadians expect peak-pandemic cleanliness in the long term

However, only 13 per cent of respondents believe public spaces are currently being disinfected at a high level.
immunity

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Debunking the immunity myth around cleaning

There's an established theory that over-enthusiastic cleaning can weaken immune systems, particularly those of children.
housekeeping staff

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Hotels considering cutting housekeeping staff

Hotels are considering cutting back on services like daily room cleaning as they struggle to hire back a large enough proportion of their pre-COVID-19 workforce.
COVID-19

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

5 essential lessons learnt from COVID-19

The pandemic has yielded numerous key lessons for the cleaning industry, not least the importance of effective cleaning and training.
cleaning times

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

How best to calculate cleaning times

Cleaning times are the starting point for financial planning and workloading and help to identify efficiencies through increased productivity.
property cleaning

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Modernizing property cleaning & maintenance beyond 2021

Pre-pandemic, this had been hiding under the radar of technological innovation.
campus

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

A year like no other for campus cleaning

Large-scale post-secondary campuses hold an almost incomprehensibly wide range of cleaning and maintenance challenges.
CIRI webinar

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

CIRI webinar series examines cleaning for health research

Beginning April 15, a three-part CIRI webinar series assesses what research says about the impact of cleaning on health.
public transit

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Focusing on best cleaning practices for public transit

The International Association of Public Transport (UITP) has partnered with GBAC to highlight transit best practices.