Study shows that germs thrive on aircraft surfaces

Study shows that germs thrive on aircraft surfaces

MRSA can live for up to seven days on aeroplane surfaces, according to a new study.

And at least one strain of E. coli can survive for up to four days on an aircraft

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Top 40 UK cleaning 'sins' revealed

Top 40 UK cleaning 'sins' revealed

MOULDY cups of tea, toothpaste-encrusted bathroom sinks and food rotting in the fridge are among the 'cleaning sins' committed by busy Brits, according to new research.

For

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New ETS study analyses airborne microbe dispersal of hand drying methods

New ETS study analyses airborne microbe dispersal of hand drying methods

New research commissioned by the European Tissue Symposium (ETS) and carried out by the University of Westminster in the UK has concluded that drying hands with single-use towels

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CMS organiser launches Purus Awards 2015

CMS organiser launches Purus Awards 2015

All manufacturers exhibiting at this year's CMS cleaning exhibition in Berlin are invited to enter the CMS Purus Awards for 2015.

There are five categories: Machines, Equipment,

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Sealed Air acquires Intellibot Robotics assets

Sealed Air acquires Intellibot Robotics assets

Diversey Care parent company Sealed Air has acquired certain assets of Intellibot Robotics, a US-based privately owned company specialising in the development of commercial floor

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Cleaning duties 'not always clear' between nurses and domestics

Cleaning duties 'not always clear' between nurses and domestics

The issue of who is responsible for specific hospital cleaning tasks - nurses or domestic staff - is raising concerns at the National Health Service (NHS) Scotland.

NHS infection

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