The quirky side of Amsterdam

28th of April 2014
The quirky side of Amsterdam

As cleaning professionals from all over the world converge on Amsterdam for ISSA/INTERCLEAN, ECJ's Ann Laffeaty lists 10 points highlighting the quirkier side of cleaning and hygiene in the city.

The world's cleaning and hygiene professionals will be travelling to Amsterdam once again this spring for the biennial ISSA/INTERCLEAN. During the day

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Why go to ISSA/INTERCLEAN?

28th of April 2014
Why go to ISSA/INTERCLEAN?

Exhibiting at ISSA/INTERCLEAN Amsterdam represents a major investment for companies - both in terms of time and money. So why do they keep coming back? ECJ finds out.

New business? Customer interaction? Industry intelligence? ISSA/INTERCLEAN offers all these and more - as well as a welcome opportunity to escape from the office. But this could be

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Sponsored public transport for ISSA/INTERCLEAN visitors

28th of April 2014
Sponsored public transport for ISSA/INTERCLEAN visitors

The organisers of ISSA/INTERCLEAN are offering visitors free rail transport between Schiphol Airport and Amsterdam RAI - plus reduced fares for travel within the city. Pre-registration is required to use this service.

Once you have registered, you need a valid ticket. Your ISSA/INTERCLEAN ticket does not serve as a train ticket, so remember to

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Innovate our cleaning culture, says keynote speaker

28th of April 2014
Innovate our cleaning culture, says keynote speaker

The presentation of the Amsterdam Innovation Award is always one of the highlights of the ISSA/INTERCLEAN exhibition. As in past years, the ceremony takes place on the opening day of the show and for 2104 the keynote speaker is Peter van Herrewege. He is the chairman and founder of Prime Life - a large group of care homes in the UK.

Although he

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Hygiene in healthcare - cleaning in the spotlight

18th of March 2014
Hygiene in healthcare - cleaning in the spotlight

Outbreaks of Hospital Acquired Infections (HAIs) have made the news across Europe, bringing the issue of hygiene into the spotlight. ECJ asks cleaning service providers what their main challenges are when working in hospitals, and how their processes have altered in recent years in line with better knowledge and higher standards.

Healthcare

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Sustainable detergents - one standard for all

13th of March 2014
Sustainable detergents - one standard for all

A brand new standard has been developed by Europe’s leading producers of sustainable detergents, called the Greenway Standard. The focus is on economical, ecological and social issues, all at the same time. This is a significant challenge, explains Peter Malaise, consultant on sustainable development issues, writing exclusively for

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