Leaders in plastic recycling and sustainable refuse sacks at Interclean Amsterdam

RPC bpi recycled products and ESE World exhibited at Interclean Amsterdam 2018 between 15-18 May on Stand 12.705 – together they offered a joint waste management solution from the RPC Group. The companies are leaders in their respective fields and jointly offer customers a large selection of high-quality products and services – RPC bpi recycled products is the leading manufacturer…

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Man versus Machine – it’s a dirty job, but somebody has to do it

  When it comes to maintaining fully food-safe, compliant kitchen facilities, daily cleaning routines and equipment with self-clean programmes are no substitute for professional deep cleaning regimes. Barry Osborn from TWO Services explains: Now it is common to find self-cleaning systems and programmes incorporated into modern commercial kitchen appliances. The theory is that this will clean the oven whilst not…

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Kitchen nightmares – 5 cleaning issues FMs should be aware of

The procurement of cleaning services plays an integral role in facilities management at any organisation, but when it comes to kitchens and foodservice operations, staying on top of hygiene is critical. Aside from daily cleaning to maintain basic food safety, it is enormously important to arrange regular deep cleans from highly trained, accredited professionals. They can reach the parts that…

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Total Clean Launches New Website

Total Clean, the experts in commercial and office cleaning around the UK, have launched a new website to reflect their growth and commitment to further development in the future. Launched in 1988, Total Clean is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year, and the redesigned site is a demonstration of their dedication to innovation and client service. Each of our regional…

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Losing the ground war against food contamination

In the high-pressure environment of food service, lapses in hygiene make casualties of customers, reputations and even businesses. James White of Denis Rawlins Ltd focuses on a forgotten front in the war against food contamination where outdated methods abet the enemy. Safeguarding food safety is a constant battle, requiring consistently high standards in processing and storage, personal hygiene, staff training…

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An ally in the germ war

Infectious outbreaks may seem like a risk too far to control. But facilities managers should know they have a trusty ally in fogging, says Ashley White, Commercial and Safety Manager of cleaning and FM services specialist Nviro. An essential element of the facilities manager’s job is ensuring the health and safety of the people who work in or visit the…

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A clean air conditioning system: the key to lower building costs and fresher air

Good air conditioning hygiene increases a building’s energy efficiency, lowers its carbon footprint, improves indoor air quality and saves building managers time, energy and money. Barry Lea, Chairman of Advanced Engineering, explains why – and offers essential advice to facilities managers on preventative A/C maintenance. Does your building surround people with fresh, beautifully clean, air-conditioned luxury? Or does it subject…

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CLEANING SAFETY FLOORING: TIME TO FACE FACTS

By Peter Daulby, Technical Services Manager of Altro Since its invention by Altro back in 1947, safety flooring has become indispensable, providing slip resistance and preventing accidents in buildings across the world. Over the years, however, various misconceptions have grown up around how to clean it, and the myths and mumbo jumbo (not to mention the unsubstantiated claims about different…

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Rawlins unleashes battery AutoVac in UK

  OmniFlex™ Crossover Cleaner bridges the mop v scrubber-drier divide Denis Rawlins Limited has unleashed the battery-powered OmniFlex™ AutoVac™ – a Crossover Cleaning machine designed to do the job of advanced scrubber-driers at a fraction of the cost. The OmniFlex™ range is a modular cleaning system that allows building managers and cleaners on tight budgets to ‘cross over’ from mopping…

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Mould-busting FILA ACTIVE1 launches in UK

Fila has launched a new active mould remover – FILA ACTIVE1. The new spray treatment is designed for internal walls, floors and cladding; it removes harmful mould allergens, irritants and toxins within minutes and leaves surfaces sanitized. As well as kitchens and bathrooms, FILA ACTIVE1 is ideal for swimming pools, saunas and other areas where excess moisture and condensation gathers.…

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