South Africa’s hospital cleaners at the front of the queue for the vaccine

South Africa’s hospital cleaners at the front of the queue for the vaccine

Hospital cleaners in Cape Town will be among the first healthcare workers to be inoculated when the Covid-19 vaccine is rolled out.

A union-led campaign helped to clinch the

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Joke-telling cleaning robot trialled on UK hospital wards

Joke-telling cleaning robot trialled on UK hospital wards

A floor-cleaning robot that can tell jokes and sing songs is being trialled on a children's ward in the UK.

Trust managers claim the machine has the dual benefit of amusing and

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NZ quarantine cleaners ‘underpaid and undervalued’

NZ quarantine cleaners ‘underpaid and undervalued’

A cleaner working in a New Zealand quarantine facility has spoken out about the tough conditions she faces every day.

The unnamed cleaner describes herself and her colleagues as

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European Cleaning & Hygiene Awards to return in Spring 2022

European Cleaning & Hygiene Awards to return in Spring 2022

The European Cleaning & Hygiene Awards - the professional cleaning sector's only pan-European awards programme - will return in Spring 2022 to celebrate the successes of the

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Gravity-defying ‘floating’ toilet opens in Tokyo

Gravity-defying ‘floating’ toilet opens in Tokyo

A toilet block in the form of a cube that appears to be hovering above the ground is the latest in a series of cleverly-designed public conveniences to be opened in

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New laptops could help prevent the spread of germs in schools

New laptops could help prevent the spread of germs in schools

A series of antibacterial laptops developed by computer manufacturer Acer aim to help pupils get safely back into the classroom.

Schools have closed their doors to pupils in

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