Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Cleaning articles below.
Global provider of paper for hygienic and domestic use is continuing to roll out its away-from-home paper brand in the U.S.
The RoboVent Spire space-saving dust collector for robotic welding has the smallest footprint in the industry.
The on-premise laundry program can help a 150-room hotel save as much as $8,700 per year.
OSO Clean is an all-purpose cleaner and deodorizer as well as an ice melt neutralizer for use with automatic scrubbers, mop and bucket, or spray and wipe applications.
PWR-4 is a solvent cleaner line that replaces TCE, Perc, nPB, and other toxic industrial solvents in the removal of oil, grease, flux, silicone, dirt, and grime.
The 2016 Olympic games are scheduled to kick off in Rio de Janiero tonight. While it’s too late to make an Olympic team, there is another way you and your housekeeping team can celebrate the spirit of competition.
How can facility managers effectively and efficiently create a clean, fully stocked, and pleasant restroom without creating additional work for themselves or their teams?
A new contest to promote the importance of hand hygiene gives K-12 students the opportunity to design their own soap dispensers.
The CDC's updated MAHC assures science-based best practices to improve health and safety at public aquatic facilities.
Tri-V is a non-toxic, high performance solvent cleaning line.
The MACH ME PLUS is a manual, cordless, and battery free walk behind floor sweeper with a vacuum filtration system.
The Internet of Things is coming to commercial kitchens with the launch of IntelliDish, a smart dishwashing application from Sealed Air's Diversey Care division.
Not just a passing trend, eco-friendly cleaning has become a vital aspect of a facility’s care. Here are eight essential Q&As for choosing a green cleaning provider.
One of the biggest challenges facing colleges and universities is how to get students engaged in the campus recycling program.
The infection control system process for healthcare tracks and kills bacteria.
Multi-family and hospitality facilities can now complete a simple — yet impactful — upgrade in the bath with the new Annex™ Shower Rail system.
Reducing cleaning supply costs can provide major savings for your facility. Here's a list of 10 ways you can meet that goal, from the National Service Alliance.
Clorox Disinfecting Wipes kill 99.9% of common illness-causing germs and are now even more efficient with five enhancements.
In a new report from JLL, Infection Control Rises to Top of C-Suite Agenda, a panel of facilities management infection control experts connect effective facility design, operations, and management to the ability to control and dramatically reduce healthcare-associated infections.
With the app, facility managers collect data and alerts from sensors integrated into restroom amenities, from soap dispensers to air fresheners, as well as non-amenities like entrance doors.
MicroWorks is a system of microfiber cloths, mops, wands, and accessories for healthy and safe cleaning.
The number of S&P 500 corporations that reported their sustainability initiatives increased from 25 percent in 2013 to 31 percent in 2014.
This issue announces our 2016 Facility Executive of the Year, and the popular Readers' Choice Awards. Plus a look at cyber security, cleaning performance assessments, roofing insulation and systems, HVAC maintenance, and renewable energy initiatives.
With occupant satisfaction in mind, key performance indicators for quality maintenance include appearance and health.
Georgia Tech is one of only six higher education campuses in the nation to be certified under the Green Seal Standard for Cleaning Services (GS-42)
To honor the best-of-the-best among school janitors, Cintas Corporation is accepting nominations for its annual Janitor of the Year contest.
Join Jeff Dryfhout, AeraMax Professional’s Global Director of Air Treatment, for this video webinar as he discusses the link of clean air to a cleaner facility, the importance of indoor air quality (IAQ), as well as practical solutions for facility managers.
With new computerized maintenance management software (CMMS), Rawhide Boys Ranch in New London, WI streamlines work orders, weighs equipment “repair or replace”, and tracks energy use.
Studies indicate aqueous ozone cleaning systems can prove effective at eliminating colony-forming units (CFUs) of both E. coli and listeria from hard surfaces.
An infographic highlights appropriate disinfection solutions for key spaces in healthcare facilities, to help prevent healthcare associated infection.
Professionals in the cleaning industry are taking a closer look at “engineered water,” regular tap water that has been transformed into an effective cleaning solution.
Specific facility factors are important, and pilot programs can help evaluate green cleaning options.
Five steps you can expect a mold removal specialist to take when conducting mold remediation
Women outperform men when it comes to hand hygiene in the workplace: Almost half of men report seeing others exit their workplace restroom without washing up, according to the 2015 Healthy Hand Washing Survey.