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June 5, 2019 Brad Hoare

Vacuum Features and Settings for the Best Cleaning Results

Follow these steps to determine which setting to use and how to properly set up the vacuum for your specific job.

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June 4, 2019 Jeremiah Gray

Revolutionary Disinfection Technologies

The emergence of electrostatic spraying technology is giving way to better efficiencies and new responsibilities. Here are tips for training, remaining compliant with chemical use, and more.

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June 3, 2019 Ricardo Regalado & Vianney Garcia

Tips on Effective Inspection Software Setup

Inspection reports ensure your team members are completing work in a consistent manner by providing feedback for improvement. Here are a few tips on how to properly configure and deliver your reports.

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May 20, 2019 William Tenorio

Li-ion Battery Applications: Total Cost of Ownership Considerations

Li-ion batteries can provide better run-time, higher efficiency, and lower total cost of ownership in industrial equipment and motive applications.

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Ergonomic Study Indicates Unger Excella Helps Keep Cleaners Safe
May 17, 2019 Sponsored by Unger Global

Ergonomic Study Indicates Unger Excella Helps Keep Cleaners Safe

Strain on shoulders, back, arms, and wrists are all everyday occurrences in the life of a cleaner. How much these affect your staff can be influenced by your choice of cleaning equipment.

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May 6, 2019 Mark McInnes

Disinfectant Pros and Cons: Hydrogen Peroxide vs. Quats

Disinfectants are created with one purpose: to kill microbes and pathogens.However, some active ingredients are safer for human health and the environment than others.

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May 2, 2019 Kathleen Misovic

Protect Your Workers From Head to Toe

Mark Warner, education manager with ISSA’s Cleaning Management Institute, recalls a worker who wore sneakers to strip a floor; the result was catastrophic.

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April 15, 2019 Sponsored by 3M

2019 In-House Survey Shows FMs Reign Over Budgets

Gain insight into how your fellow FMs are making their purchasing decisions; read our report on CMM's 2019 In-House/Facility Management Benchmarking Survey, sponsored by 3M.

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March 26, 2019 Kelly Zimmerman

How High-Tech Solutions are Shaping Hospitality

Robots may be the solution for increasing housekeeping efficiencies, while creating better experiences for hotel patrons

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March 1, 2019 Matt Hayas

The Evolution of Chemical Dispensing Systems

Keeping up-to-date on chemical dispenser advancements can help you find the right system to accurately and safely measure cleaning chemicals at your facility.

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Little boy lying in mess of toilet paper on restroom floor
February 15, 2019 Kathleen Misovic

Dispenser Innovations Drive Sustainable Solutions

Advances in restroom dispensers are helping to cut down on toilet paper waste and drive sustainability initiatives for facilities.

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February 8, 2019 Maricha Ellis

How to Properly Contain Chemicals

Proper storage is key to avoiding leaks and penalties while remaining compliant with the law.

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January 24, 2019 Tina Huff

Post Signs Without Damaging School Surfaces

Customizable sign labels can be removed cleanly from most surfaces, reducing the need to repair and repaint school walls.

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November 27, 2018 Torben Lund Andersen

Autonomous Floor Care Solutions Raise the Stakes on Equipment Safety

Technological improvements in equipment are not enough to ensure safety as self-operating cleaning machines become more commonplace. New industry standards are key.

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October 16, 2018 Riley Quinn Doherty

The Great Debate: Paper Towels vs. Hand Dryers

Although it seems simple, hand drying is not as simple as it sounds. When considering which drying method to install into your facility’s restrooms, here’s what you should consider.

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September 18, 2018 Kelly Zimmerman

Battery Tech and Your Bottom Line

Batteries work hard behind the scenes to keep your cleaning equipment going strong. Keep these points in mind the next time you’re working with cleaning equipment that requires battery operation.

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