ECJ's special supplement Floorcare Focus is now available to read online. This stand-alone publication addresses the challenges and issues surrounding modern floor cleaning operations.
Subjects covered include improvement of productivity; the importance of effective floor pads; health and safety; training; carpet care; and mopping.
ECJ correspondent Oleg Popov of Cristanval Cleaning in Russia explains how economic changes have impacted on the sector.
Just a few years back, the cleaning market was not only experiencing steady growth but a boost in its profitability. In a period of well-being, companies strive to enlarge their business and grab a share of the market. For the
Rob den Hertog, project manager for the ISSA/Interclean series of exhibitions, writes his latest exclusive blog for the ECJ website. He looks ahead to the first ISSA/Interclean Istanbul event, which takes place next week.
A mother concerned about the high level of chemicals in cleaning agents has launched her own brand of bleach-free, non-caustic products.
Helen Kirkham from Norwich in the UK is hoping her Mrs Gleam range of products will eventually become a household name.
Kirkham, who has four children and a background working in call centres, launched the
The September edition of ECJ is now available to read online. Features include:
• Case study from a five-star restaurant kitchen in London
• Washroom dispensers
• Business - the pros and cons of building your own website
• Exclusive interview with Chris Cracknell, chief executive of OCS Group
The introduction of a London tube train specially designed to remove dust has been delayed until 2017 or later in order to allow for the removal of asbestos-containing material from the Undergound rail network. That's according to information obtained by campaign group Clean Air in London (CAL).
The Tunnel Cleaning Train includes a carriage with