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A new report has analysed contamination of the most popular modes of public transport in London and other European capitals. Key findings include:
• The London Black Cab is the most contaminated mode of public transport, with nearly double the pathogens found in the Underground
• The London Underground had a high concentration of
In the UK, Amazon has announced the launch of Amazon Business, a new service designed to meet the procurement needs of businesses of every size - from small companies to large multi-national organisations, as well as institutional buyers like universities, hospitals and non-profits.
Among the one hundred million products on offer are janitorial
The European Commission will introduce stricter limits to its EU Ecolabel criteria for cleaning products in June. The requirements have undergone a two-year revision process.
The major changes are:
•Microplastics will be banned from products
•Removal of the derogation for fragrances classified chronic category 3 (H412);
A pollution-busting advertising banner has appeared in London's Leicester Square.
The billboard, which incorporates an air-cleaning substance called The Breath, is claimed to be able to reverse the emission effects of more than 13,000 cars a year.
Invented in Italy by Anemotech, The Breath uses nano-molecules to remove nitrous oxides, sulphur
The ISSA Innovation Awards, which will be presented during the ISSA/INTERCLEAN North America exhibition in Las Vegas this September, are now open for entries.
There are five categories: Cleaning Agents; Dispensers; Equipment; Services and Technology; and Supplies and Accessories. The winners are decided by distributors, building service
Laura Napper, managing director of Twilight Cleaning and Facilities Management, continues her series of exclusive blogs about social media for the ECJ website. Here she offers advice on the different platforms that can be used.