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Hollywood star Tilda Swinton was forced to cut short her latest Oscar bid to do a cleaning shift at her children's school in Scotland.
The actress flew back from Spain where she was promoting her latest film - We Need to Talk About Kevin - to scrub floors and wash windows at the school in Moray. Tilda's 14-year-old twins Honor and Xavier attend
Last Saturday (November 19) was the tenth World Toilet Day (WTD). This was designated by the World Toilet Organisation as the day we all think about the plight of the 2.6 billion people worldwide who face every day without access to proper, clean sanitation.
The event was celebrated in almost 20 countries with over 50 events being hosted by water
A Hollywood blockbuster released this autumn underlines the importance of good hand hygiene.
Contagion, which stars Matt Damon and Kate Winslet, is about an incurable virus that is spread via common hand-touch sites such as door handles, drinking glasses and lift buttons.
One key transmitter of the virus is a chef in Macau who shakes hands with
Diners across Europe are not convinced about the hygiene standards of staff in restaurants and fast-food chains, a new survey has revealed.
Many fear chefs regularly fail to wash their hands before handling food, while others suspect staff will still serve up food after it has been dropped on to the floor.
These were among the results of the
SCA has delivered a binding offer to acquire Georgia-Pacific's European tissue operations in a deal worth 1.32 billion euros. Georgia-Pacific´s acceptance of this offer is subject to consultations with works councils where appropriate.
Georgia-Pacific’s European tissue operations have EBIT margins that are on a similar level as
EU member states are to be asked to pursue early transposition into national law of the late payments directive, scheduled initially for 2013. European Commission vice-president Antonio Tajani made the announcement recently.
Delays in payments have long been an issue of concern for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), especially since