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Clear the air (for better indoor air quality)

September 20, 2018 by  
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Clearing the Air Little ways to improve your indoor air quality (as well as your health) Though nothing beats the great outdoors (especially in the Sunshine State), research shows we spent nearly 93 percent of our time indoors on average. That’s a lot of time breathing indoor air, which if not managed properly, can have serious impact on your health, aggravating ailments such as asthma, allergies and other respiratory issues. Well-designed circulation and filtration are essential, but you Read more [...]

Why HEPA Vacuums are Essential for your Health

August 29, 2018 by  
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Why HEPA Vacuums are Essential for your Health Today’s HEPA filter vacuums are major tools for maintaining healthy commercials spaces, preserving higher indoor air quality. First developed to manage radioactive contamination for the Manhattan Project during World War II, this powerful filtering technology allows modern vacuums to absorb pollutants from surfaces more effectively than ever. To be considered HEPA grade (which stands for High Efficiency Particulate Air), the filter must use layers Read more [...]

Science behind the best green cleaning products

July 30, 2018 by  
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Science behind the best green cleaning products Finding green cleaning products prove easier than ever, thanks to today’s reliable third-party green certification programs like Green Seal, EcoLogo, Safer Choice and GREENGUARD – which evaluate and certify products to specific environmental standards as developed by each third party entity’s standards. But do you ever wonder what actually makes a green-certified product safer and effective? What potentially harmful ingredients do they leave Read more [...]

Preparing for Hurricane Season 2018

June 24, 2018 by  
Filed under Blog, Environmental Quality

Preparing for Hurricane Season 2018 How to get ready for the storm, and recover from its aftermath Hurricane Season 2018 has officially begun. Weather forecasts predict an average season, with up to 16 named storms and 9 hurricanes. But it just takes one direct hit to bring our community to a screeching halt. Quick recovery after a storm makes a major difference for your bottom line. Your cleaning process will become a crucial partner in this process. So check out our breakdown below on coordinating Read more [...]

Cool and Clean for the Summer

Cool and Clean for the Summer From high temperatures to intense rain (sometimes on the same day), summer in South Florida can put extreme pressures on your facility. To maintain a clean and productive work environment, get your facility ready for the season with our handy cleaning and maintenance guide. Cool Clean:  The summer heat can put a strain on your air conditioning system to maintain the cool air indoors. Make sure your system is operating efficiently with a good cleaning. An air conditioning Read more [...]

Up Your Game For Earth Day

April 16, 2018 by  
Filed under Blog, Environmental Quality, Green and Sustainable

Up Your Game For Earth Day   South Florida will celebrate Earth Day this Sunday, April 22nd, with a slew of preceding, weeklong activities. Don’t make this special week be just another day at the office. Instead, inspire engagement among your team and meet your facility’s sustainability goals, with these Earth Day team-building ideas. Get Outdoors: There’s nothing like being in the great outdoors to appreciate the value of conservation efforts. Consider organizing a company-wide Read more [...]

Spring into Green Cleaning

March 22, 2018 by  
Filed under Blog, Green and Sustainable

Spring into Green Cleaning Spring has sprung, and there’s no better time to explore ways to revamp your facility with a cleaner, greener outlook. There is no need, however, for a dramatic overhaul. Creating a safer and more efficient space takes less effort than you think, with some product swaps and a targeted cleaning plan. Deep Dive Though regular cleaning is important for successful maintenance, now is a good time for a thorough scrubbing. Opt now for an anti-mildew carpet extraction and Read more [...]

Why is the flu so bad this year

February 14, 2018 by  
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Why is the flu so bad this year Plus tips for flu prevention The 2018 flu season has been the worst in years, with rapidly increasing contractions and higher reports of hospitalizations. Why? This year's most dominant strain is H3N2 – a more severe form of the virus. Most people have limited exposure to this less common strain, with fewer opportunities to build immunity. This year’s vaccination is also less effective on H3N2, creating a perfect storm. And the current flu season is "still Read more [...]

Electrostatic Sprayers Become Major Flu Fighter

Electrostatic Sprayers Become Major Flu Fighter This season the flu is spreading more than usual, and many companies report absenteeism is up. Of course, we all know the flu is contagious. You may catch the flu from other people (cough or sneeze) or by touching contaminated surfaces such as keyboards, mice, door knobs, refrigerator handles, coffee pots, office desks, faucets, light switches etc. Normal cleaning can help avoid the spread of the flu, but when the flu is this viral, you need a true Read more [...]

Science digs deep for better cleaning solutions

January 21, 2018 by  
Filed under Blog, Commercial Cleaning Industry, Green and Sustainable

Science digs deep for better cleaning solutions Technology remains a major ally in the search for healthier and greener cleaning methods. Check out our rundown of the latest and most exciting applications. Scrubbing DNA  You can find the newest DNA editing technology  in an unexpected place – cleaning wipes. These wipes feature hydrogen peroxide, made by genetically-modified enzymes. Though a greener alternative to bleach, conventional hydrogen peroxide still derives from petroleum, in Read more [...]

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