The issue of who is responsible for specific hospital cleaning tasks - nurses or domestic staff - is raising concerns at the National Health Service (NHS) Scotland.
NHS infection control inspectors say there is a lack of clarity between the cleaning responsibilities of nursing staff and cleaners. The Healthcare Environment Inspectorate is also
SCA, manufacturer of Tork hand hygiene and tissue systems, has appeared in this year's World's Most Ethical Companies listing for the eighth year running. It was one of only three companies in the Forestry, Paper and Packaging category to appear.
"SCA places strong emphasis on corporate responsibility and we are honoured to be named one of the
Scientists are developing a toilet that turns urine into water and solid waste into energy.
The nano membrane toilet is being developed at Cranfield University in the UK. Water produced in the unit is sufficiently clean to be used for washing clothes or irrigating fields. The solid waste, meanwhile, is burned and transformed into energy.
Cleaning is essential both at home and in the office - that is the message from new research commissioned by UK-based cleaning industry PR specialist Ceris Burns International (CBI PR).
Everybody who took part in the independent survey, carried out by Mindlab International, endorsed cleaning as an important industry sector, delivering invaluable
Katie Das, global marketing manager at Diversey Consulting, looks at the risk factors contributing to the spread of foodborne illness, and ways in which these can be mitigated.
In January 2015, Diversey Care was once again the official partner of the prestigious Bocuse d'Or competition. This biennial event sees world-renowned chefs from across
It is with deep sadness that we report the death of Colin Hasson, a much-loved figure in the cleaning industry and great friend of ECJ.
Colin enjoyed a long and successful career in this industry - at cleaning machine manufacturers Clarke and Gansow before taking up various roles within the British Institute of Cleaning Science (BICSc). He was