Cleaning Topic: Learn About cleaner IN THE FIELD – April 2020 Prioritizing Employee Morale During COVID-19 Pandemic CLEANERS AND DISINFECTANTS – April 2020 Chemical Training Vital To COVID-19 Management – 4/27/2020 Industry Giants Form Cleaning Coalition Of America – 3/6/2020 Help Celebrate National Cleaning Week – 2/13/2020 2,100 St. Louis Janitors Get New Contract A LESS TOXIC APPROACH TO INFECTION CONTROL – November 2019 Cleaning’s Role In Public Health PULLING THE PLUG – October 2019 The Benefit Of Cordless Backpacks – 10/16/2019 Cuban Immigrant Now Owns Large Janitorial Company – 10/9/2019 Janitorial Job Market Still Growing THE RISE OF ROBOTS – August 2019 Cleaning Robots Drive Business Innovation – 7/12/2019 Two Cleaning Employees Hospitalized After Improper Chemical Use TACKLING TENACIOUS HAIS – June 2019 Train Staff On Proper Cleaning And Disinfecting TACKLING TENACIOUS HAIS – June 2019 Disinfecting Processes That Reduce HAIs FROM THE EDITOR – March 2019 Amazon Strikes Jan/San Distributors Again QUAT BINDING QUERIES – February 2019 Hospitals Fight Quat Binding While Fighting Infections QUAT BINDING QUERIES – February 2019 Tips To Prevent Quat Binding QUAT BINDING QUERIES – February 2019 Alternatives To Disinfecting With Quats – October 2018 Technology Continues To Evolve FROM THE EDITOR – October 2018 Amazon Launches Jan/San Private-Label Line ENCAPSULATION SAVES TIME, MONEY AND THE ENVIRONMENT – August 2018 Take Your Carpet Care Further FACILITY FOCUS: CHEMICAL SWITCH USHERS IN GREEN CLEANING PROGRAM – August 2018 Changing Chemicals Propels Green Cleaning Program FACILITY FOCUS: CHEMICAL SWITCH USHERS IN GREEN CLEANING PROGRAM – August 2018 Benefits Of Streamlining Cleaning Chemicals – 7/24/2018 ChemSec And CleanGredients Partner On Chemical Database SIT OR STAND, JUST DON'T WALK – June 2018 Selecting The Right Floor Scrubber CHOOSING FULL COVERAGE – June 2018 Disinfect Hard-To-Reach Surfaces CHOOSING FULL COVERAGE – June 2018 Reduce Labor Costs With Electrostatic Cleaners CHOOSING FULL COVERAGE – June 2018 Facilities That Can Benefit From Electrostatic Disinfection SELLING ROBOTS – November 2017 Robot Floor Cleaners Enter The Jan/San Market EXPLAINING ON-SITE GENERATION – November 2017 What Is On-site Generation Of Cleaning Products? EXPLAINING ON-SITE GENERATION – November 2017 Understanding Aqueous Ozone Cleaning Technology EXPLAINING ON-SITE GENERATION – November 2017 Disinfecting With On-Site Generation Technologies – 11/3/2017 Avmor Announces New Hires And Personnel Changes – 10/27/2017 Sustainability Of ElectroChemically Activated Solutions – September 2017 Add A Professional Window Cleaner To The Team – June 2017 Contract Cleaners Still Optimistic — Member Content FROM THE EDITOR’S DESK – June 2017 Schools Still Tough Market For Contract Cleaners The education market has been BSCs’ largest target for growth, but there has been minimal market gain PUTTING DISINFECTION IN THE HOT SEAT – May 2017 Ensuring The Efficacy Of Disinfectants PUTTING DISINFECTION IN THE HOT SEAT – May 2017 Selecting And Using Disinfectants PUTTING DISINFECTION IN THE HOT SEAT – May 2017 Creating An Infection Control Risk Assessment THE DEMAND FOR DISINFECTING – May 2017 High Demand For Disinfectants – 5/3/2017 Focusing On VOC Claims – 4/24/2017 Biological Cleaning Products Are Being Undervalued, Expert Says NOT YOUR MOTHER’S HYDROGEN PEROXIDE – November 2016 Down And Dirty: Improved Hydrogen Peroxide Explained – November 2016 Understanding Sanitizers, Cleaners And Disinfectants – September 2016 Ergonomic Carts Prove Popular With Contract Cleaners – September 2016 Seminar Schedule Features Topics For Contract Cleaners LEARN YOUR CUSTOMERS’ EXPECTATIONS – August 2016 Survey: What Facility Executives Want From Contract Cleaners — Member Content – August 2016 Unique Acquisition Strategy Pays Off For Contract Cleaner CASE STUDY: AWARD-WINNING CLEANING SERVICE TRUSTS BACKPACK VACUUMS – August 2016 Cleaning Service Employees Prefer Backpack Vacuum Cleaners BENEFITING FROM GREEN CLEANING – August 2016 UW-Madison Finds Success Cleaning With Ozone How making one small change has impacted the cleaning program at University of Wisconsin–Madison EFFECTIVE INFECTION PREVENTION – August 2016 Technology That Prevents Hospital Acquired Infections CURTAIN CALL – August 2016 Cleaning And Disinfecting Soft Surfaces KNOWING THE DIFFERENCE – June 2016 Differences Between Cleaners, Disinfectants And Sanitizers KNOWING THE DIFFERENCE – June 2016 Choosing The Right Chemical For The Job KNOWING THE DIFFERENCE – June 2016 Training On Proper Chemical Use HIRING ROBOTS TO CLEAN – February 2016 Robotic Cleaners Give BSCs A Leg Up GROWING PAINS – November 2015 How A Growing Contract Cleaner Can Maintain A Personal Touch WAGE LEGISLATION AND ITS IMPACT ON CONTRACT CLEANING – November 2015 What Overtime, Minimum Wage Changes Mean For Contract Cleaners REPLACING THE 10-MINUTE DWELL TIME – November 2015 The New Standard In Dwell Times – November 2015 Should Cleaners Spray Disinfectants Onto Surfaces? – September 2015 Activated Water And On-site Chemical Generation – September 2015 Using Hypochlorous Acid, Ozonated Water For Cleaning LOW-MOISTURE CLEANING REDUCES THE NEED FOR HOT-WATER EXTRACTION – August 2015 Contract Cleaners Find Low-Moisture Methods Effective For Interim Carpet Care, Maintenance DOWN AND DIRTY: CLEANING DIRTY GROUT AND AVOIDING FUTURE PROBLEMS – June 2015 Use Hydrogen Peroxide As A Cleaner For Dirty Grout WHEN CHEMICALS ARE NO LONGER EFFECTIVE – June 2015 What Is Quat Binding And Why It Must Be Prevented WHEN CHEMICALS ARE NO LONGER EFFECTIVE – June 2015 Tips To Preventing Quat Absorption LANDING SCHOOL ACCOUNTS – April 2015 How Contract Cleaners Can Stand Out In The Education Market SHIELDING FACILITIES FROM INFECTION – April 2015 Infection Prevention That Fights Pandemics SHIELDING FACILITIES FROM INFECTION – April 2015 Training Staff On Proper Infection Prevention SHIELDING FACILITIES FROM INFECTION – April 2015 Understanding Transmission Of Germs SHIELDING FACILITIES FROM INFECTION – April 2015 Protecting Staff From Germ Exposure THE DIRT ON CLEANING CLOTHS – November 2014 Role Of Wet Wipes In Commercial Cleaning – October 2014 Enzymatic Cleaners Work Well In Foodservice, Locker Rooms LABOR AND THE LAW – June 2014 How The Americans With Disabilities Act Affects Contract Cleaners BATTLE SUPERBUGS WITH SHORTER DWELL TIMES – June 2014 Disinfecting Against Antibiotic-resistant Bacteria BATTLE SUPERBUGS WITH SHORTER DWELL TIMES – June 2014 Types of Disinfectants Used in Healthcare Facilities BATTLE SUPERBUGS WITH SHORTER DWELL TIMES – June 2014 Targeting Disease-causing Pathogens TEACHING GERM WARFARE – June 2014 Chemicals And Equipment That Fight Infections Surfaces custodians should focus on in an effort to reduce the spread of infection PROTECTION FROM RESTROOM BACTERIA – April 2014 Using Proper Chemicals To Clean Restrooms CLEANING UP THE CONFUSION – February 2014 Understanding The Differences Between Cleaning Chemicals CLEANING UP THE CONFUSION – February 2014 When Is It Important To Sanitize CLEANING UP THE CONFUSION – February 2014 Disinfecting Fights Bacteria And Infections CLEANING UP THE CONFUSION – February 2014 Training On Proper Use Of Chemicals UPCLOSE: CLEANING IS NOT THE SAME AS DISINFECTING – August 2013 Disinfecting For Health UPCLOSE: CLEANING IS NOT THE SAME AS DISINFECTING – August 2013 Learn The Difference Between Sanitizing and Disinfecting UPCLOSE: CLEANING IS NOT THE SAME AS DISINFECTING – August 2013 Establishing Cleaning and Disinfecting Frequencies In Contracts UPCLOSE: CLEANING IS NOT THE SAME AS DISINFECTING – August 2013 Getting Building Occupants Involved In Office Cleanliness FOUR BENEFITS OF PREPORTIONED CHEMICAL USE – August 2013 Four Benefits Of Preportioned Chemical Use Mt. San Antonio College outlines why chemical packets have helped streamline departmental processes WATCH OUT FOR WARNING SIGNS – August 2013 Understanding OSHA's GHS Requirements WATCH OUT FOR WARNING SIGNS – August 2013 The 'Right To Know' About Chemical Hazards WATCH OUT FOR WARNING SIGNS – August 2013 Updates To The GHS Language WATCH OUT FOR WARNING SIGNS – August 2013 Training Workers On GHS Requirements WATCH OUT FOR WARNING SIGNS – August 2013 GHS Chemical Label Specifics – 8/27/2013 Breakdown Of EPA Industrial Wipes Standard IN THE FIELD: SUSTAINABLE VACUUMS – June 2013 Shopping For Sustainable Vacuum Cleaners SHOPPING FOR A SUSTAINABLE VACUUM – June 2013 Sustainability Includes Availability of Replacement Vacuum Parts – 6/21/2013 Demand for Disinfectant & Antimicrobial Chemicals to Reach $1.6 Billion in 2017 – February 2013 Practices That Ward Off C. Diff Infections Identifying C. diff and cleaning practices that will keep infections at bay – February 2013 How To Prevent C. Diff Rethinking cleaning's role in preventing C. diff and other hospital-acquired infections – February 2013 When And Where Disinfection Is Needed Answers to some of the most common disinfection questions – February 2013 Minimizing Cross-Contamination While Cleaning Tips to reduce cross-contamination when using cleaning cloths or mops – November 2012 Understand Disinfecting and Sanitizing There are big differences between disinfecting and sanitizing in foodservice facilities – 11/21/2012 Poll: Toxic Chemical Reform Good for Business – November 2012 Foodservice Sanitation and Infection Control Disinfecting and sanitizing procedures in foodservice facilities are crucial for killing bacteria – 8/9/2012 Demand for Cleaning Chemicals to Reach $11 Billion in 2016 MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE – June 2012 Using Enzyme Cleaners On Floors Enzyme-based floor chemicals are becoming more popular with building service contractors MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE – March 2012 Using Enzymes For Odor Control In this article, industry manufacturers answer common questions asked by building service contractors MANUFACTURER FORUM – April 2011 Defining Biobased Products and Their Ingredients FEATURES – November 2010 Cleaners & Disinfectants: There's A Wipe For That Convenience and chemistry drives interest in cleaning wipes UP CLOSE: CLEANERS & DISINFECTANTS – October 2010 Cleaning Around Sensitive Populations Schools, healthcare facilities and even office buildings house vulnerable occupants that can be adversely affected by harsh chemicals UP CLOSE: AEROSOLS AND WIPES – September 2010 Aerosols And Wipes: Simple Solutions Today's aerosols and premoistened wipes are still easy to use, but now they're also considered green GREEN CLEANING – June 2010 Oxygen, Plants and Water: A New Class Of Ingredients MULTI-PURPOSE CHEMICALS – February 2010 Multi-purpose Chemicals: The Power Of One FEATURES – November 2009 Designing A Greener Disinfectant As the EPA launches pilots to green disinfectants and sanitizers, organizations can begin greening disinfectant use today COVER STORY – October 2009 Green Update UP CLOSE: CLEANERS & DISINFECTANTS – March 2009 Green: The Only Option? Green cleaners have their place in a cleaning program, but end users must be aware of their limitations FEATURE – September 2008 Cleaners and Disinfectants: Minimizing Your Chemical Inventory Assessing chemicals is a big job, but it needs to be done regularly MARKET PULSE – December 2007 Floor-care Chemicals For The Busiest Of Areas Floors in high-traffic facilities receive constant wear and tear. Choosing the right products — including green chemicals — will go a long way in maintaining a clean appearance NEWS – November 2007 Industry Buzz OPERATIONSLOG: CHEMICALS – November 2007 All-Purpose Cleaners Save Time, Money And Space BSCs don’t need as much warehouse space as they used to, thanks to the availability and effectiveness of all-purpose products CLEANING OPERATIONS: CLEANERS & DISINFECTANTS – September 2007 Shopping for Cleaners and Disinfectants Tips on how to make the right choices NEWSWORTHY – August 2007 Grassroots Launches ChildSafe List OPERATIONSLOG: OXYGEN CLEANERS – April 2007 Hydrogen Peroxide-based Products Are Winning Over BSCs The multi-purpose nature of an oxygen cleaner allows it to take the place of several more specialized chemicals CLEANING PROFESSIONAL'S FIELD GUIDE – January 2007 CLEANERSThe Benefits Of Oxygen Cleaners OPERATIONSLOG: DISINFECTANTS – November 2006 Tailoring Disinfectants To use disinfectants properly, cleaning objectives must be identified and targeted by the cleaning program FEATURE – March 2006 Oxygen, Citrus And Soy: Naturally Clean Manufacturers discuss the benefits, drawbacks and transformation of Citrus, Oxygen and Soy-based cleaning products FEATURE: CLEANERS & DISINFECTANTS – January 2006 Disinfectant Cleaners Give A Good Fight Cleaners and disinfectants are on the front line when it comes to battling germs. Their efficacy suffers, however, if they’re not used correctly GREEN GUIDE – May 2005 Bio- Based Cleaners: Win-Win For BSCs?