ECHA winner Momentum - taking responsibility

21st of November 2022
ECHA winner Momentum - taking responsibility

Sustainability, inclusivity, diversity and world peace – these just a few of the values that shape Momentum Support, joint winner of this year’s ECJ Sustainability – Best Practice award.

When Momentum Support’s award win was announced in Brussels, corporate social responsibility and quality manager Verona Pentony took to

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ECHA winner LionsBot - empowering cleaners

17th of November 2022
ECHA winner LionsBot - empowering cleaners

Deploying a robot army used to be the stuff of computer games. But LionsBot has made this eminently achievable – and has won itself a European Cleaning & Hygiene Awards Technological Innovation of the Year award in the process.

Robots aim to make light work of cleaning. They take away the heavy lifting and allow human operators to

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ECHA winner Essity - 360 degree approach to sustainability

15th of November 2022
ECHA winner Essity - 360 degree approach to sustainability

The climate emergency has prompted many companies to adopt new sustainability goals. But Essity’s own commitment to the environment dates back nearly 100 years – and it is this ingrained culture that helped the company to win the European Cleaning & Hygiene Award for Sustainability – Best Practice.

Pioneering the

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Energy costs - Europe faces a difficult winter

21st of October 2022
Energy costs - Europe faces a difficult winter

Business owners know all too well about the impacts of soaring energy costs over the past year. But how much longer will those eye-watering bills continue to roll in? Hartley Milner looks at the background to this current situation and seeks some answers.

As a business owner, you need no telling about the impacts of soaring energy costs over the

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The magnificent mop

20th of October 2022
The magnificent mop

Ann Laffeaty makes the case for the traditional mop – and finds out how it fits into today’s highly mechanised world.

The internal floors of commercial and industrial premises are increasingly being cleaned by scrubber dryers. And in many cases, these machines are taking the place of the traditional mop.
But mops offer a number of

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What next for hand dryers?

19th of October 2022
What next for hand dryers?

Hand dryers have changed beyond all recognition during their 100 years in existence. But what were the earliest models like? ECJ discovers the history of the hand dryer, finds out how far they have evolved – and asks what happens next.

Most of us think of the electric hand dryer as a relatively modern invention. But the first models were

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