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Manufacturing facility warehouse floor
June 12, 2019 Bill Ruhr

Considerations for Workloading Complex Floor Plans

Proper workloading calculations can help to guide equipment choices for various areas of a warehouse, manufacturing plant, or other types of complicated layouts

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A modern restroom with automatic dispensers and fixtures
June 12, 2019 Kathleen Misovic

No-Touch Restrooms

Patrons of no-touch restrooms can activate toilet seat covers, dispense toilet paper, wash and dry their hands, and throw out trash, all without touching a dispenser or fixture.

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Discover A Smarter Way to Dust
February 13, 2019 Sponsored by 3M

Discover A Smarter Way to Dust

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A clean men's restroom
June 11, 2019 Kelly Zimmerman

Corners and Crevices: The Nastiest Restroom Areas

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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How To Write A Health And Safety Policy
November 21, 2012 Dave Frank

How To Write A Health And Safety Policy

No matter the size of a company, it will need to have certain procedures or guidelines in place to make sure that accidents are prevented during the course of day-to-day business.

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Lessons Learned From Superstorm Sandy
November 20, 2012 Dave Mesko

Lessons Learned From Superstorm Sandy

With storm damage estimates of approximately $60 billion from Superstorm Sandy, those affected by this disaster have a long road ahead as they begin the cleanup process.

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ICAN/ATEX: How do I remove dark stains from terrazzo floors?
November 15, 2012 Lynn Krafft

ICAN/ATEX: How do I remove dark stains from terrazzo floors?

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The High-tech World Of Window Cleaning
November 9, 2012 Bruno Niklaus

The High-tech World Of Window Cleaning

Professional window cleaners have adapted to cope with the increase of high-rise buildings in our cities and changes to safety regulations by embracing new methods and equipment.

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Gutter Cleaning Tips That Can Save Your Life
November 7, 2012 Robert Lenney

Gutter Cleaning Tips That Can Save Your Life

If more building owners and facilities managers knew the proper way to clean out their roof gutters, there would be fewer injuries and deaths and far less property damage.

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Paper Towels Versus Hand Dryers
November 6, 2012

Paper Towels Versus Hand Dryers

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Woe Is Wintertime Weather
November 5, 2012

Woe Is Wintertime Weather

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Interior Plantscapes Are A Growing Trend
October 26, 2012

Interior Plantscapes Are A Growing Trend

Vertical walls, vegitecture, living art, vertical gardens, biotecture, green walls — call them what you will.

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How Much Do You Know About Batteries?
October 5, 2012

How Much Do You Know About Batteries?

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Handwashing: Then And Now
September 24, 2012

Handwashing: Then And Now

According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), proper handwashing with soap and warm water is the single most important means of preventing the spread of both viral and bacterial infections.

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Preventing Legionella By Controlling Scale
September 17, 2012 Jan De Baat Doelman

Preventing Legionella By Controlling Scale

The Legionella bacterium Legionella pneumophila (L. pneumophila), the fundamental agent of Legionnaires’ disease, is a water-based organism that causes infection when inhaled in an aerosol form.

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Your Soil Is Showing
September 17, 2012

Your Soil Is Showing

Just like any other floor surface, carpet takes a beating from foot traffic.

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