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Articles Tagged with ''health''

August 2014 Lets Talk Shop

EVS Departments Address HAI Prevention

New healthcare legislation provides both challenges and opportunities.

Under the Affordable Care Act, Medicare will no longer cover costs for certain hospital-acquired infections.


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August 2014 Feature 1

Toss Away The Germs

Calling on disposable wipers to help prevent cross-contamination.

Each year, businesses lose about $227 billion due to lost productivity from employee illnesses, and an employee sneezing into his or her hands can be a cause for concern.


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July 2014 Facility Focus

IAQ Concerns: Clearing The Air

Controlling common contaminants and the potential of purifying technology.

Indoor air quality is an important, and often overlooked, area of building improvement.


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OSHA and the American Staffing Association form alliance to protect temporary workers

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Kimberly-Clark to spin off healthcare division

Registration statement for Kimberly-Clark's planned spin-off of healthcare business is filed with the SEC.


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May 2014 Tackling Trouble Areas

Developing An Eco-friendly Odor Management Strategy

Relying on chemical-based air fresheners can pose serious risks to public health.

All too often, facility managers rely on synthetic fragrance solutions to deal with odor challenges. These solutions are typically chemical-based and can actually pose significant health threats, particularly in schools and hospitals.


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Press Release

PC4HS adds to field advisory board

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Best Practices for National Public Health Week

In conjunction with National Public Health Week taking place the week of April 7-13, ITW Professional Brands today issued facility maintenance best practices to help protect the health and safety of building employees and guests.


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HFI Alert: Why we need cleaning science and technical journals

The Healthy Facilities Institute (HFI) has identified at least five reasons why we need cleaning science and technical journals.


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Spring cleaning means healthy cleaning

Spring cleaning helps ensure that viruses, germs, bacteria and pathogens spread through a facility during the cold winter months are gone for good.


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