ETS study concludes dryers contaminate washrooms

26th of November 2014
ETS study concludes dryers contaminate washrooms

A new study carried out in the UK and funded by the European Tissue Symposium (ETS) has concluded jet air and warm air hand dryers have a greater potential to contaminate washrooms by spreading bacteria into the air and onto bystanders.

Designed and led by expert medical microbiologist Professor Mark Wilcox of University of Leeds and Leeds

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Samsic gets a gold for CSR

25th of November 2014
Samsic gets a gold for CSR

Pan-European service provider Samsic has been certified ‘Gold' by Ecovadis, the collaborative platform enabling companies to monitor the corporate social responsibility (CSR) performance of their suppliers across 150 sectors and 99 countries.Samsic is based in Rennes, France and is France's second largest cleaning company.

EcoVadis assessed

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Diversey Care to host webinar on cleaning efficiency

24th of November 2014
Diversey Care to host webinar on cleaning efficiency

Diversey Care is to host a webinar on cleaning efficiency this Thursday, November 27. The themes include productivity improvement in the cleaning process and how increases in overall efficiency can result in profit growth - thus determining the success of your cleaning business.

Aimed at building service contractors, the webinar will be hosted by

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Launch of ‘Ebola-killing robot’

20th of November 2014
Launch of ‘Ebola-killing robot’

An Ebola-zapping 'robot' said to be able to kill the virus in minutes is being used in more than 250 hospitals throughout the US.

The 2.5 ft robot, made by Texas company Xenex, uses ultraviolet light to sanitise rooms. Besides tackling Ebola the machine is also said to be able to kill more than 20 other dangerous pathogens.

"Our robot ensures

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UK consumers demand antibacterial food packaging

18th of November 2014
UK consumers demand antibacterial food packaging

More than half the people in Britain are worried about bacteria on the outside of food cans and the impact this can have on health, according to new research.

And their concern is likely to promote a huge demand for antibacterial packaging, claim experts.

A study carried out by market research company Canadean reveals that 55 per cent of Britons

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'Generations' employee network launched by Sodexo

18th of November 2014
'Generations' employee network launched by Sodexo

Global services company Sodexo has launched an employee network to raise awareness of generational differences in the workplace. The Generations network is a group of multi-generational employees who are focusing on the diverse age range of the company's employees.

The United Nations categorises the working age population into four generations,

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