Birchmeier spraying and foaming equipment can be provided in different colours in order to prevent cross-contamination.
The 0.5 litre trigger sprayers, for example, are available in blue and red so they can either be distinguished by different cleaning chemicals (eg, red for acids and blue for alkaline) or according to colour coded areas.
As part of its Swep mopping system, Vileda Professional has launched a new range boasting better performance and infection control for the healthcare sector. Swep HygienePlus combines independently certified anti-bacterial performance and the ability to remove 99.99 per cent of bacteria from surfaces it says.
The mops have antibacterial activity
Cleaning staff working in hospitals need to be able to demonstrate their ability to properly wash or disinfect their hands. SureWash says its training system allows staff to train in their own time, with feedback at each stage of training.
Thanks to the use of latest computer technology, training can also be anonymous until the staff member feels
PHS Washrooms offers a service designed for the hygienic and compliant disposal of swabs and dressings waste from all sites, whether hazardous or non-hazardous.
The disposal unit reduces the risk of cross-contamination thanks to its pedal-operated mechanism, allowing swabs and dressings to be placed in the bin without the need for hands to come
As well as maximising healthcare hygiene, SCA says its Tork foam soaps are also convenient for staff, patients and visitors to use. They are housed in a completely sealed cartridge to prevent contamination, and refills can be replaced in seconds with no risk of spillage.
The foam soap dispenser holds 2,500 doses of soap so the cost per shot is
For hygienic floor cleaning Rubbermaid offers the Double-Sided Pulse mopping system. This features a refillable reservoir of 0.6 litres to clean up 80 square metres and a double-sided mop that is claimed to cover twice the area of a single-sided mop.
One side of the mop allows for dry mop dusting while the other allows for wet mopping – or