Dutch Facilicom cleaning division introduces virtual reality training

23rd of January 2017
Dutch Facilicom cleaning division introduces virtual reality training

Gom, the Dutch cleaning division of Facilicom is now using virtual reality (VR) to train its employees.

Emine Turksever, who is responsible for Gom training, explains: "Gom has successfully applied blended learning on a large scale since 2014. This mix of practical classes and e-learning is working well. This is evident from our pass rates.

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European Cleaning & Hygiene Awards head to Rome

20th of January 2017
European Cleaning & Hygiene Awards head to Rome

Following a highly successful inaugural event in September 2016, the European Cleaning & Hygiene Awards 2017 will be presented at a glittering gala dinner on November 9 at the Parco Dei Principi in Rome.

These prestigious awards recognise the high standards of excellence in the professional cleaning sector across Europe.

The awards, founded

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Colour-coded bedsheets will help to enhance hygiene

19th of January 2017
Colour-coded bedsheets will help to enhance hygiene

Hospitals in a northern Indian city are replacing their white bed linen with rainbow-coloured alternatives.

Two government-run healthcare institutions in Gurgaon near New Delhi are to colour-code their sheets in a bid to improve cleanliness and hygiene.

"This is a simple and effective way of differentiating between used and fresh linen," said

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London's reopened Design Museum selects Julius Rutherfoord as specialist cleaning and soft FM services provider

18th of January 2017
London's reopened Design Museum selects Julius Rutherfoord as specialist cleaning and soft FM services provider

London's Design Museum, which is set to become the world's leading museum of contemporary design and architecture as it reopens in a spectacular new location, has chosen Julius Rutherfoord as its specialist cleaning and soft FM services provider.

The museum's new home is in a landmark building from the 1960s in Kensington High Street, where it

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‘Who’ comes first in marketing

17th of January 2017
‘Who’ comes first in marketing

Paul Wonnacott is managing director and president of Vectair Systems, specialist in washroom hygiene and aircare systems. He writes his latest blog for ECJ, on the subject of marketing.

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Chinese city to promote 'toilet chiefs' for better management

11th of January 2017
Chinese city to promote 'toilet chiefs' for better management

The Chinese city of Xi'an, one of the most popular tourist destinations in the country, is to appoint "toilet chiefs" this year, the city tourism bureau has announced.

The city aims to ensure all public toilets and those in restaurants and entertainment venues meet national standards in terms of sufficient numbers and cleanliness.
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