Once salmonella has found its way into a food processing plant the bacteria can be extremely hard to eliminate, according to a new study.
Researchers used three types of disinfectant in an attempt to kill a build-up of salmonella bacteria that had formed on a variety of hard surfaces.
"We found that where the biofilm had been allowed to grow for
Regional Italian cleaning exhibition Expo Cleaning South will take place from May 23-25 in Sicily. The venue is the exhibition centre at the Mall of Etnapolis in Catania.
The show targets visitors from Sicily, Calabria, and Malta.
A new report from the European Textile Services Association (ETSA) reveals a worrying confusion between cleanliness and hygiene in many people's minds. As many employers who rely on strict hygiene allow their employees to wash their own workwear at home this presents some risk, it says.
The study, carried out across four European countries, shows
The tissue sector is taking significant steps in meeting the challenges of sustainability, said Roberto Berardi of the European Tissue Symposium (ETS) recently.
"When you work in an industry that relies on forests for its base material then you naturally think long term," he explained. "Business sustainability is a way of life in the European
Cleaning industry association ISSA has chosen the UK and Republic of Ireland as the first two countries outside of the US in which to launch its Cleaning Industry Management Standard (CIMS).
CIMS is a consensus-based management standard geared towards validating and improving the professionalism of cleaning service providers. It lays out a
The UK Toilet Map is a response to the ever changing demographic of public toilet provision. Interactive and constantly updated, the app will allow users to identify