The American Cleaning Institute (ACI) has issued a statement from Ernie Rosenberg, president and chief executive officer(CEO), regarding the introduction of the "Chemical Safety Improvement Act."
In recognition of National Safety Month this June, Cintas Corporation has identified five activities to engage employees and help reinforce best safety practices.
A Colorado College custodian who helped a professor open a can of titanium tetrachloride suffered the most from exposure to the harmful chemical.
Regardless of the excuses or rebuttals, the long and short of it is that we must train for safety.
Healthcare-associated infections (HAIs), such as (Clostridium difficile) (C. diff), norovirus and even carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae (CRKP), are becoming increasingly more resistant to traditional treatments and harder to kill.
We must recognize the balance of risks and rewards from the chemical mixtures we adopt and form a hierarchy of toxicity to weigh the pros and cons.
We must seriously consider the use of transitional, enabled and fully chemical-free technologies to meet our need for professional appearance, occupant safety and ecosystem health.
As it relates to detergent cleaning compositions, commercial floor care presents one of the more challenging cleaning tasks: Balancing the need for strong cleaners while not harming floor coating compositions.
After carpet has been selected as the flooring surface in a facility, cleaning staffs need to contemplate several factors to maximize the useful life of the carpet.