Ron Tilley

10th of June 2019
Ron Tilley

Founder and chairman of Prochem Europe Ron Tilley has passed away at the age of 88.

When Tilley joined Servicemaster in 1959 the carpet cleaning industry barely existed. Shampoo crystallisation was the new technology; there was no such thing as a soil extractor and no training was available. As a result of a back injury in 1962 Tilley could no

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2020 Kimberly-Clark Professional Golden Service Awards opens for entries

7th of June 2019
2020 Kimberly-Clark Professional Golden Service Awards opens for entries

In the UK, the 2020 Kimberly-Clark Professional Golden Service Awards are now open for entries. The awards provide the opportunity for both contract cleaners and in-house cleaning teams to showcase and be recognised for innovation and to set the benchmark for high standards of service.

The organisers have announced the introduction of a new

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Platform carrying window cleaners swings out of control

6th of June 2019
Platform carrying window cleaners swings out of control

Onlookers watched horrified as a large cleaning platform carrying two workers began swinging wildly out of control at the top of a skyscraper in Oklahoma City, USA.

Footage shared by the city's fire department Wednesday showed the basket thrashing from side to side at the top of Devon Tower. The platform shattered glass on the building, prompting

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It's June - the closing date for the 2019 European Cleaning & Hygiene Awards is approaching!

5th of June 2019
It's June - the closing date for the 2019 European Cleaning & Hygiene Awards is approaching!

June has arrived and that means the closing date for the European Cleaning & Hygiene Awards 2019 is rapidly approaching. Service providers, manufacturers and distributors across Europe have until June 24 to submit their entries.

The awards, which recognise standards of excellence in the professional cleaning industry, are the only

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European Cleaning & Hygiene Awards 2018 Winner - BICSc

3rd of June 2019
European Cleaning & Hygiene Awards 2018 Winner - BICSc

The British Institute of Cleaning Science (BICSc) has a number of initiatives that aim to make the world more aware of the industry. It was named the winner of the 2018 European Cleaning and Hygiene Award for Raising the Profile of the Professional Cleaning Sector.

With its headquarters in the UK, the British Institute of Cleaning Science has

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Airport hygiene - preventing terminal illness

31st of May 2019
Airport hygiene - preventing terminal illness

While air travel has revolutionised the way the world works, the ease of travel and the numbers of people doing it means airports can become significant vectors of disease and viral infection. This makes hygiene management a particular challenge as cross contamination between passengers can allow bacteria to travel across the globe in a matter of

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