Used toilet paper paves the way for Dutch cyclists

6th of September 2017
Used toilet paper paves the way for Dutch cyclists

Used toilet paper is being processed in the Netherlands and repurposed as cycle paths.

Cellulose - the natural fibres found in loo roll - is being separated out from toilet sludge at a Dutch wastewater treatment plant. The entrepreneurs behind the project are selling on this cleaned and sterilised residue in the form of fluffy material and

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Mammoth clean-up after Notting Hill Carnival 2017

5th of September 2017
Mammoth clean-up after Notting Hill Carnival 2017

Around 170 cleaners and 30 vehicles took to London's streets last week to sweep away the debris left behind following this year's Notting Hill Carnival.

More than a million people descended on the 3.5 mile carnival route and the surrounding areas during the two-day celebration of Caribbean culture.

The clean-up was carried out by Westminster

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ECJ readers - win a free ticket to the WFBSC congress in Berlin this September!

4th of September 2017
ECJ readers - win a free ticket to the WFBSC congress in Berlin this September!

ECJ is offering two readers a free ticket to the World Federation of Building Service Contractors (WFBSC) Congress taking place in Berlin from September 18-20.

Cleaning in a Digital World - with its impact on processes, people and technology - will be the central focus of the programme. Together with specialists from all over the world,

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Knowledge knocks down sick leave

1st of September 2017
Knowledge knocks down sick leave

Back pain is among the most costly and widespread conditions in Denmark, however mere knowledge is likely to lower work absence, writes Lotte Printz.

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CMS Berlin organiser launches visitor app

31st of August 2017
CMS Berlin organiser launches visitor app

Visitors to the CMS professional cleaning exhibition taking place in Berlin next month will be able to use the new CMS app to navigate their way around the show.

Designed to be a source of information, exhibition guide and networking tool in a single package, the app boasts latest news about exhibitors, products, events, the trade fair site and

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Download the ECJ app now!

29th of August 2017
Download the ECJ app now!

Did you know you can now read the latest editions of ECJ on your mobile device by downloading the new app?

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