Markus Asch, vice chairman of the management board at cleaning equipment manufacturer Kärcher and president of EUnited Cleaning, writes his latest blog for the ECJ website. He emphasises the importance of the cleaning industry communicating the value of its work to the wider public.
Daniel Calleja Crespo - Spanish director general of the European Union - will open the first international CMS conference in Berlin later this month.
The event, which takes alongside the CMS cleaning exhibition on September 25 and 26, has the theme of Sustainable Competitiveness in the Cleaning Sector and will be held at the Marshall Haus at the
Hygiene products specialist Vectair Systems has released a research paper focusing on the approach and attitudes towards feminine hygiene waste disposal in the USA.
The research was conducted to learn more about what women really think with regards to waste disposal in public washrooms, as well as their usual practices and whether they feel their
A new cleaning exhibition has been launched in the UK for 2015. Cleaning Expo will take place from March 24-26 at the NEC in Birmingham. This comes as the country's established trade event, The Cleaning Show, moves from Birmingham to London for 2015. That will take place just two weeks before, from March 10-12.
Cleaning Expo will have two other
Tray tables and seat pockets are among the "germiest" places on board an aeroplane, travellers are being warned.
Toilet sinks and door handles are said to be another potential threat, with E.coli detected on more than 30 per cent of sink handles tested in one study.
And passengers are being urged to protect themselves by thoroughly washing their
A new German language book focusing on cleaning management has been written by Irina Pericin Häfliger, a lecturer at the Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW).
The book - Cleaning Management/Reinigungsmanagement - examines how cleanliness is perceived and how high-cost and labour-intensive cleaning can be performed optimally and