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A dentist exam room
June 26, 2019 Tim Conn

Bidding a Medical Facility Part 2: Doctor and Dentist Offices and Labs

Knowing specific tasks you are required to perform, such as wiping down exam tables and cleaning waiting room toys, will help you prepare a bid for specific medical facilities.

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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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Person disinfecting a doorknob with a microfiber cloth
June 8, 2019 Mark McInnes

Four Secrets of Successful Infection Prevention Programs

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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Infection Prevention Made Simple™ with CompuClean®
June 26, 2019 Sponsored by Spartan Chemical Co. Inc.

Infection Prevention Made Simple™ with CompuClean®

It is scientifically proven that rigorous and regular environmental cleaning is associated with major decreases in Healthcare-Acquired infections.

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Safety Concerns with School Cleaning Supplies
May 1, 2015 Nicole Bowman

Safety Concerns with School Cleaning Supplies

Rather than help cleaning departments, outside products can hinder their efforts, while also contributing to poor indoor air quality and valid safety concerns.

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Staff Training for Pest Control
March 12, 2015 Dr. Zia Siddiqi

Staff Training for Pest Control

Pest issues can come into play from a variety of sources, from incoming shipments and poor sanitation to improper landscaping, so it’s crucial to use a comprehensive approach that involves your entire staff.

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Protect Your Carpet From Winter to Spring
March 12, 2015 Nicole Bowman

Protect Your Carpet From Winter to Spring

A comprehensive carpet-care strategy that targets salt and focuses on prevention will help your building to be a cleaner, healthier environment all year round.

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Save More Than the Planet With Green Cleaning Technology
March 12, 2015 Kylie Ora Lobell

Save More Than the Planet With Green Cleaning Technology

Purchasing green cleaning technology and equipment and combining it with green cleaning products not only helps the planet, but also a company’s bottom line.

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More on Mats Than You Ever Thought Possible
March 12, 2015 Adam Strizzi

More on Mats Than You Ever Thought Possible

Mats are often underappreciated by facility managers and cleaning workers, even though they are invaluable to a facility. Very simply, mats help to keep facilities clean, healthy, and safe for building users.

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Vital Reasons for Vacuuming
December 30, 2014 Paul Tucker

Vital Reasons for Vacuuming

Vacuuming is the simplest and most efficient way to maintain and clean carpet, prolonging its useful life and supporting healthier spaces for living, working, and learning.

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Podcast: Talking Sustainability With Green Seal
June 19, 2014 Phillip Lawless

Podcast: Talking Sustainability With Green Seal

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Floor Mats As A Prevention Strategy
June 18, 2014 Phillip Lawless

Floor Mats As A Prevention Strategy

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Supply Chain Issues Of The 21st Century
June 12, 2014 Michael Wilson

Supply Chain Issues Of The 21st Century

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Green Cleaning Program
June 9, 2014 Robert Kravitz

Implementing A Green Cleaning Program

Certain best practices have emerged for implementing a green cleaning program.

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Biofilm Myths And Facts
May 5, 2014 Ruben Rivers

Biofilm Myths And Facts

When you think of biofilm — think of slime. Although that may conjure an unpleasant picture, biofilms are unpleasant problems resulting from poor cleaning.

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Preventing Infections In Long-term Care Settings
April 24, 2014 Sarah C. Bell-West

Preventing Infections In Long-term Care Settings

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