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February 11, 2020 Lori Strazdas

Prepare to Prevent: A 3-Part Approach for Facility Managers Amid Concern over COVID-19

Health and Safety

With a proper plan and behaviors in place, facility managers should feel confident to take on infectious disease challenges, whether it be COVID-19, a spike in flu rates, or the next new pathogen of concern. 

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February 5, 2020 Patrick Kehoe

Infection Prevention Innovations for Facility Managers

Infection Control

Disposable mop pads and chemical accuracy systems are two innovations helping facility managers reduce cross contamination.

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January 28, 2020 Kathleen Misovic

Q&A: The Superbug Era

Health and Safety

CMM asked disinfection expert Steve Attman about the emergence and treatment of superbugs and how the cleaning industry can adapt and stay ahead of new threats.

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3 Smart Tips for Cleaning a Commercial Kitchen
November 27, 2019 Sophie Armstrong

3 Smart Tips for Cleaning a Commercial Kitchen

Health and Safety

From products to use on kitchen surfaces to make them shine to daily maintenance tips that help commercial equipment stay clean for longer, these tips will keep the kitchen clean from breakfast to dinner.

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Think Ahead with Tork
October 4, 2019 Sponsored by Tork, an Essity brand

Think Ahead with Tork

Restrooms

Tork, a global Essity brand and the leader in professional hygiene, offers products and solutions that help facility managers and building owners think ahead for a better tomorrow.

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Your Guide to IEHA’s Conference and Convention—Las Vegas
October 1, 2019 Michael Patterson

Your Guide to IEHA’s Conference and Convention—Las Vegas

Training

Learn the benefits of attending IEHA's annual convention, held in conjunction with the ISSA Show North America. From educational classes and workshops to networking and social events, you'll be glad you made the trip to Las Vegas.

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3 Technologies to Eliminate Germs from High-Touch Surfaces
September 19, 2019 Brad Evans

3 Technologies to Eliminate Germs from High-Touch Surfaces

Infection Control

Technological advances are providing quicker methods to locate pathogens, enabling the professional cleaning industry to better meet its goal of protecting human health.

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Norovirus: It’s More Than Just a Cruise Ship Issue
September 12, 2019 Zainudeen Idowu Popoola Aromire

Norovirus: It’s More Than Just a Cruise Ship Issue

Infection Control

Implementing an aggressive cleaning and disinfection plan can help protect yourself and others in your building against norovirus.

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GBAC and Microbial Warfare
September 10, 2019

GBAC and Microbial Warfare

Infection Control

Over the next year, ISSA-GBAC will be rolling out new training and certifications, company accreditations, licensing programs, and special projects.

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Teach Educators the Five Lessons of Cleaning Schools
August 2, 2019 Adam Povlitz

Teach Educators the Five Lessons of Cleaning Schools

Infection Control

In order for a cleaning company to earn the business of a school or an entire school district, it must demonstrate that it can create a healthy atmosphere for students and staff. Use these five lesson plans when pitching your company to a school.

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Corners and Crevices: The Nastiest Restroom Areas
June 11, 2019 Kelly Zimmerman

Corners and Crevices: The Nastiest Restroom Areas

Restrooms

Contrary to popular belief, the toilet seat is not the grossest spot in a restroom. Learn tips to clean dirty grout, overfilled feminine hygiene receptacles, and other nasty restroom surfaces.

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Four Secrets of Successful Infection Prevention Programs
June 8, 2019 Mark McInnes

Four Secrets of Successful Infection Prevention Programs

Infection Control

A proper disinfection process includes simple, time-honored steps, like pre-cleaning surfaces and following dwell times. Let’s examine a few of those closer to better understand how process impacts infection prevention.

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