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December 2012

Volume: 49
Edition: 12

December 2012 cover

December 2012 Cover Story

Cleaning Power Begins When Lightning Strikes

Aqueous ozone can solve many of today's cleaning challenges by harnessing the power of nature and without introducing harsh formulations into the environment.
December 3, 2012

Focusing on providing reduced-chemistry alternatives to cleaning such as aqueous ozone can help us become more sustainable as an industry and as a society at large.


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December 2012 Feature 4

Five Website Mistakes To Avoid

Circumvent unintentional sabotage by minding these tips for evading common blunders.
December 12, 2012

Some owners believe that, once a website is created and live, their work is done. However, developing a site is just the beginning; consistent maintenance is the key to generating repeat traffic and interest from customers.


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December 2012 Feature 2

A Clean Slate For Productivity

Creating a clutter-free workplace allows custodial professionals to more easily perform the jobs for which they were hired.
November 30, 2012

In workplaces of all types, clutter slowly creeps in and makes it more difficult for cleaning crews to perform the tasks for which they were contracted to complete.


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December 2012 Cleanthoughts

Ho Ho Holiday Cleaning

The holiday season brings with it unique cleaning situations and increased joyous tasks.
December 4, 2012

Often, educational facilities, office buildings and various other commercial locations will decorate their indoor spaces with figurines, nativity scenes, Christmas trees — or Festivus poles — and other celebratory decorum.


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Insight from the JanSan industry.

Each month, we welcome readers to opine on the noteworthy — or even the trivial — aspects of their lives as JanSan professionals. The following is some of the correspondence we have received in recent weeks from letters to the editor, views expressed on our Forum and other industry-related correspondence around the CMM Community.

December 2012 Letters And Views

Letters To The Editor

Insight from the JanSan industry.
November 30, 2012

Each month, we welcome readers to opine on the noteworthy — or even the trivial — aspects of their lives as JanSan professionals. The following is some of the correspondence we have received in recent weeks.


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CMM Online Exclusives

We strive to provide you with relevant information in intriguing, interactive formats that is complementary to what we cover in print. Visit the CMM Community often so you never miss any of our online exclusive content. And, to stay abreast of everything JanSan as it is happening, sign up for the industry’s only daily electronic newsletter, CM e-News Daily, a fun and free way to get the scoop.

December 2012 ATI

Around The Internet

What's new in the CMM Community.
December 7, 2012

We strive to provide you with relevant information in intriguing, interactive formats that is complementary to what we cover in print. Visit the CMM Community often so you never miss any of our online exclusive content.


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New offerings from equipment manufacturers, chemical formulators and those offerings services to the JanSan industry.

We invite companies and organizations to submit information on new products and services currently on the market or those soon to be available for purchase. We also encourage readers to communicate to us the unique types of cleaning and maintenance challenges they face so we can provide solutions by featuring offerings catered to their needs.

December 2012 Products And Services

Disinfectants

Allegro Industries
December 5, 2012
December 2012 Products And Services

Flush System

Aqua Mizer Inc.
December 5, 2012
December 2012 Products And Services

Floor Machines

Betco Corporation
December 5, 2012
December 2012 Products And Services

Wood Floor Finish

Buckeye International Inc.
December 5, 2012
December 2012 Products And Services

Ride-on Scrubber

Clarke
December 5, 2012
December 2012 Products And Services

Grout Cleaning

Gator Cleaning Products LLC
December 5, 2012
December 2012 Products And Services

Dispenser Covers

Georgia-Pacific Professional
December 5, 2012
December 2012 Products And Services

Tissue Products

Kimberly-Clark Professional
December 5, 2012
December 2012 Products And Services

Warewashing

National Chemical Laboratories
December 5, 2012
December 2012 Products And Services

Window Cleaning

NuStar Inc.
December 5, 2012
December 2012 Products And Services

Carpet Cleaner

Plus Manufacturing Inc.
December 5, 2012
December 2012 Products And Services

Grout Cleaner

Ultra Chem Labs
December 5, 2012
December 2012 Contractor Success

Saving Lives — One Clean Surface At A Time

Adopting a checklist mentality and stressing the importance of process improvement makes for cleaner, healthier spaces.
December 4, 2012

If our industry can create better processes and engage our teams to make a facility just five percent cleaner, then we can prevent thousands of infections each year and avoid preventable deaths.


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December 2012 Maintenance Matters

Making Foodservice Floors Safer

When it comes to increasing cleanliness and reducing slip-and-fall incidents, an ounce of prevention beats a pound of cure.
December 3, 2012

When it comes to soils, commercial kitchens and foodservice areas are some of the most challenging environments with which to deal.


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December 2012 A Clean Sweep

Then And Now: The Chicago Center For Green Technology

Celebrating a decade of sustainable decadence.
December 3, 2012

We first profiled the Chicago Center For Green Technology (CCGT) in the July 2009 issue of Cleaning & Maintenance Management magazine. Now, we provide an update on this interesting endeavor.


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Products and services to help you and your staffs meet the various challenges you will face throught the coming year.
Best Buys For 2013 Product Showcase

The Next Generation In Cleaning Comfort

ProTeam Inc.
December 4, 2012

ProTeam's new Super Coach Pro 6/10 backpack vacuums feature an ergonomic design with a patented articulating harness to increase range of motion, reduce fatigue and improve productivity.


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Best Buys For 2013 Product Showcase

Stand Up For Higher Productivity

Windsor
December 4, 2012

Windsor proudly introduces the new Chariot 3 iScrub 26, the next generation Chairot developed from years of expertise as the innovators of the stand-on cleaning segment.


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Best Buys For 2013 Product Showcase

Experience The Latest In Vacuum Innovation

TTI Floor Care North America/Hoover
December 1, 2012

TTI Floor Care North America’s new Hoover TaskVac lineup includes four different and versatile upright commercial vacuums that come equipped with new features to make your tough commercial jobs easier.


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Best Buys For 2013 Product Showcase

Superior Gloss With Minimal Maintenance

Buckeye International Inc.
December 1, 2012

Clarion from Buckeye, a metal interlock no-buff floor finish, maintains its high gloss with minimal maintenance.


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