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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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Five Flu Prevention Tips For Facilites
January 29, 2014 Jennifer Case

Five Flu Prevention Tips For Facilites

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A Healthier School Environment For Our Future Generation
January 29, 2014 Paul Goldin

A Healthier School Environment For Our Future Generation

There’s a growing body of evidence making a connection between how well children perform in school and life and toxins in their environment.

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Sustainable Laundry Room Practices
January 7, 2014 Craig Madson

Sustainable Laundry Room Practices

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Taking The Risk Out Of Cleaning
January 4, 2014 Doug Berjer

Taking The Risk Out Of Cleaning

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Avoid Putting the Cart Before the Horse: Cleaning Professionals as Prevention Doctors
December 10, 2013 Allen Rathey

Avoid Putting the Cart Before the Horse: Cleaning Professionals as Prevention Doctors

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Avoiding Repetitive Motion Injuries
December 9, 2013 Brett Haney

Avoiding Repetitive Motion Injuries

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, RMIs lead to an average of 18 lost work days per injury.

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Hard Floor Cleaning Practices to Consider
December 6, 2013 Brian Simmons

Hard Floor Cleaning Practices to Consider

The keys to current maintenance practices are promoting long-term floor life while meeting the immediate requirements of providing a healthy, safe environment.

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Why Soap-Free, Detergent-Free Cleaning?
November 6, 2013

Why Soap-Free, Detergent-Free Cleaning?

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Wet Cleaning Right
October 10, 2013 Allen Rathey

Wet Cleaning Right

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Who Is Really At Risk In Public Restrooms?
October 4, 2013 Dawn Shoemaker

Who Is Really At Risk In Public Restrooms?

Most of us now know that the focus of the professional cleaning industry is protecting human health. Nowhere is this more important than in the cleaning and maintenance of public restrooms.

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Explaining The New Floor Mat Standard
September 11, 2013 Russell Kendzior

Explaining The New Floor Mat Standard

Each year thousands of people are injured as a result of a slip and fall when entering a building entrance, and the first line of defense that most building owners employ is entrance carpet matting.

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Plants — The Silent Cleaner
August 16, 2013 Vince Elliot

Plants — The Silent Cleaner

Any Internet search is likely to expand on these findings and, if anything, tell a more compelling story about the quality of our indoor environments at work and at home.

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