Italian cleaning trade association Afidamp will hold its third Forum Pulire congress in Milan on September 14 and 15. The theme is Cleaning as an Absolute Value and will cover the future of work, e-learning and training, Industry 4.0 and new supply processes.
This year the organisers are boasting a more international audience and programme, with
Ride-hailing vehicles and hired cars are both hotbeds of bacteria, according to a recent study. And shared cab services harbour three times the number of germs as the average rental.
A team from insurance comparison site NetQuote took swabs from seat belts, door handles and window buttons from a number of taxis and ride-sharing services. These
The marble surfaces and floral mosaics of the Taj Mahal are being worn away due to excessive cleaning, according to reports.
And cleaners are having their work cut out to combat the twin issues of insect faeces and air pollution that are disfiguring the façade of the 17th century monument.
The complex structure of the Taj Mahal is made up
All the companies selected have demonstrated substantial growth over the past 12 months and been identified as the ‘ones to watch' for 2016.
Charlie Mowat, the founder and md of The Clean Space
If further proof were needed that London property prices have gone too far, how about the 'studio' flat in the north of the city that may well have the most unusually-placed toilet in the UK capital.
Billed as a "newly refurbished single studio", it transpires the room is actually in a shared house.
But the room contains everything a single
Scientists in India have invented a substance they claim can make clothing stain-proof.
The substance uses nano-particles of titanium dioxide which, when mixed with an alcohol-like substance and sprayed on to clean clothes, is said to be an effective stain remover.
The technology has been developed by the Facilitation Centre for Industrial