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Tuesday's Ask the Experts: Zone cleaning

January 18, 2011
Tuesday''s Ask the Experts question from a cleaning professional on the International Custodial Advisors Network (ICAN) "Ask the Experts" page: I want the zones for health and safety cleaning, their colors, and examples for each. Also, can I get pictures of zone cleaning?
The answer:
Zone cleaning is the term applied to the system of area coverage that assigns one person to do all the tasks needed in that area within a set time. In other words, one cleaner would do the dusting, detail cleaning, and trash and recyclables removal, then the rest room cleaning and restocking, next the hard floor dustless sweeping, and, finally, the carpet vacuuming, in somewhat that order.
This is in contrast to team cleaning which uses ... Lynn E. Krafft, ICAN/ATEX editor
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