If you're planning to go to the gym this weekend, maybe take a few moments to clean your gym bag. Because according to a study by Initial Washroom Hygiene in the UK, 60 per cent of Britons' gym bags carry high levels of bacterial contamination.
Swab tests carried out found more than one in three (35 per cent) bags harboured coliform bacteria on
Recruiting the right people at the most senior level of any business can shape the direction and success of the company. And making the wrong choice can be disastrous. Filling a senior post is an intricate process explains Lorraine Thomas of Metzger Search and Selection.
There’s an old adage that says ‘people are your most important
Britain's cars may be a breeding ground for potentially dangerous bacteria, according to new research.
Microbiologists at the University of Nottingham took swabs from steering wheels, foot wells and seats to discover the levels of contaminants in vehicles. They found traces of eColi - which causes food poisoning - plus Staphylococcus which can
January 2016 sees the hosting of Cleaning Technology Week in Mumbai, India. This week-long programme of exhibitions and other events is being staged by the organisers of Clean India Pulire and takes place from January 17-23.
The highlight of Cleaning Technology Week, say the organisers, is the hosting of five exhibitions - Clean India Pulire, Car
Diversey Care recently announced the three winners of its second annual global hand hygiene competition. The contest, which raises awareness for the benefits of clean hands around the World Health Organization's (WHO's) World Hand Hygiene Day, encouraged individuals to submit photos of hands, including a short description on why those hands are
Better access to hand hygiene facilities and more hand washing 'cues' could help to improve hand hygiene in healthcare, according to researchers.
And increased knowledge about hand hygiene procedures plus a good example set by senior staff could also make a difference.
A team in Ireland examined various worldwide studies into hand hygiene to