Or why “Cleaning for People” (CFP) matters
August 9, 2013
A prime purpose in cleaning inside built environments is to “keep on” doing it without harm to People, the third "P."
Ask The Experts
July 19, 2013
March 2013 Feature 5
Even more important than who, what, where and when, education on the why of safety training can make or break your efforts.
March 18, 2013
Regardless of the excuses or rebuttals, the long and short of it is that we must train for safety.
CMM Online Exclusive
From hospitals to long-term care facilities, healthcare professionals are finding that healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) are becoming more resistant and harder to kill.
February 7, 2013
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.
February 2013 Fact-based Management
Cleaning for health while simultaneously enhancing appearances is possible with a performance-based strategy that minimizes harm.
February 7, 2013
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.
February 2013 Infection Control Case Study: Advanced Vapor Technologies LLC
Following an evaluation of their proprietary dry steam vapor system, IEHA gives Advanced Vapor Technologies a thumbs-up.
February 6, 2013
January 2013 Fact-based Management
The conclusion of a three-part series exploring the idea of a least harmful cleaning model.
January 18, 2013
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.
January 2013 Tackling Trouble Areas
The challenge in formulating cost-effective hard surface cleaners to match modern floor substrates and finishes.
January 8, 2013
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.
January 2013 Product Showcase
There are certain protocols facilities managers can put into place to keep these variables from prematurely wearing or damaging carpeting.
January 7, 2013
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.
January 2013 Feature 5
Whether seen or unseen, residues left behind by many of today's cleaning chemicals actually pose health and safety risks to building occupants.
January 3, 2013
When was the last time you thought about the residue from cleaning chemicals and the possible effect it may have on you, your facility and its occupants?