Sealed Air announces sale of New Diversey to Bain Capital Private Equity

27th of March 2017
Sealed Air announces sale of New Diversey to Bain Capital Private Equity

Sealed Air Corporation today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Diversey Care division and the food hygiene and cleaning business within its Food Care division (together "New Diversey") to Bain Capital Private Equity, a leading global private investment firm, for approximately $3.2 billion.

New Diversey will be a

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UK Washroom Cleaner of the Year Award launched

27th of March 2017
UK Washroom Cleaner of the Year Award launched

The UK Loo of the Year organisers have announced that for 2017 the new Washroom Cleaner of the Year Awards are replacing the previous Attendant of the Year Awards.

Mike Bone, Loo of the Year Awards managing director explained: "As part of changes being introduced to celebrate our 30th anniversary we decided that washroom cleaner more clearly

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Hospital cleaners share €80,700 damages over toxic fumes

23rd of March 2017
Hospital cleaners share €80,700 damages over toxic fumes

Cleaners working at a UK hospital have won €80,700 in damages after becoming ill following exposure to a chemical disinfectant at work.

The 22 employees of the Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust began using Actichlor seven years ago. They were allegedly not given any training in its use and mixed the product with hot water in

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European Cleaning Days campaign relaunches for 2017

22nd of March 2017
European Cleaning Days campaign relaunches for 2017

EUnited Cleaning, with the support of the European Federation of Cleaning Industries (EFCI) and the International Association for Soaps, Detergents and Maintenance Products (AISE) is re-launching its European Cleaning Days (ECD) campaign.

This campaign aims to highlight and promote the importance and benefits of professional cleaning in places

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Sleep - are you getting enough?

21st of March 2017
Sleep - are you getting enough?

We all crave it and at times may complain we are not getting enough of it – sleep, that is. Hartley Milner looks at sleep deprivation and the impact it can have on our health, productivity in the workplace and national economies.

Ever wondered why some people seemingly get away with the briefest of visits to the land of nod without suffering

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OCS to recruit 900 apprentices with new scheme

20th of March 2017
OCS to recruit 900 apprentices with new scheme

As part of National Apprenticeship Week in the UK, building services provider OCS is launching a new apprenticeship programme which will aim to recruit up to 900 apprentices in its first year.

From April 6 the scheme will offer apprenticeships in a range of operational FM, management and business support functions including ICT and HR. Open to

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