hygiene

restrooms

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Employee perceptions of workplace restrooms: survey

Employees say the condition of a workplace restroom reflects how much a company values its workforce, according to a new survey.
Tork

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Tork launches online guide to identify performance improvement gaps

Tork's new online platform offers guidance for how workforce safety and hygiene can complement new technology and improve efficiency.
plastic films

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Keeping the dirtiest pests out of foodservice areas

To avoid negative publicity, it’s important to be aware of the dirtiest pests that are the greatest risk to your restaurant area.
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.
shopping malls

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Four bacteria hot spots in shopping centres

There are many areas in shopping malls where people are likely to catch harmful bacteria and viruses. Here are four hot spots.
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.
pathogens

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WHO identifies 12 most dangerous pathogens

WHO published its first ever list of antibiotic-resistant priority pathogens, identifying 12 superbugs that pose a threat.
healthcare

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Study finds medical scrubs contain dangerous bacteria

New findings via Duke University reveal that intensive care nurse scrubs are covered in dangerous bacteria that can be transferred between patients.
Avmor

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Sealed Air plans Diversey Care spinoff for 2017

Sealed Air plans to spinoff its Diversey Care division and the food hygiene and cleaning business within its Food Care division (New Diversey).
antimicrobial resistance

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Global leaders vow action on antimicrobial resistance

World leaders pledged a stronger commitment address antimicrobial resistance, during the high-level meeting on AMR at the 71st UN General Assembly.
cleaning audits

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Technological advances in cleaning audits

Facilities still don’t perform frequent quality cleaning audits to meet goals, but innovators are developing more accessible and cost-effective tools.
hygiene

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Employees demand hygienic, smart workspaces

Employees are demanding more intelligent and hygienic workplaces, and are more open to connecting devices related to hygiene, states a new report from Tork.
Victoria's purpose-built rental market

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Bunzl Distribution Acquires Acme Supplies

Bunzl Distribution extended its reach westward to Vancouver Island and acquired the cleaning and hygiene business of Acme Supplies based in Victoria, B.C.