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ICAN/ATEX: Where can I find information on equipment used on various flooring types?

October 31, 2013

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I need equipment to assist in the cleaning of: vinyl and rubber tile, slate, marble, stone, aluminum/vinyl mats, a concrete garage floor, elevator thresholds and commercial carpeting with no cushion.

Can suggest a source for these items?

Thursday’s Answer:

Go to and look for distributor member companies in or near your location.

Any larger janitorial distributor will have access to the equipment and information you need.

Many of the industry trade magazines, including CMM, publish  ... Lynn E. Krafft, ICAN/ATEX editor

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