Features are carefully selected from across the website and magazine, these articles are contributed by a wide range of authors from across the sectors covered by Cleaning Matters, as well as the editorial team. Addressing the latest topics in terms of technological developments, legislation and industry issues
Created more than 30 years ago, the 2022 Kimberly-Clark Professional Golden Service Awards celebrates the best in FM and contract cleaning companies. Cleaning Matters examines what's in store at this year's event.
Traditionally, bleach and quaternary ammonium (Quats) disinfectants have been the most commonly employed by cleaning and disinfection companies. However, as Adrian Gee-Turner observed, the COVID-19 pandemic has re-focused attention on disinfectants and prompted users to start seeking assurance on issues such as effectivity against different pathogens, speed of action and handling safety.
Dave Benson explores the features and benefits of encapsulated softeners and the issue with fibre size that has become more of a problem for commercial laundries in their endeavours to meet supply for the hospitality sector.
Dyl Kurpil explains why outsourcing environmental crime enforcement can not only release a financial burden on local authorities but also achieve behavioural change that delivers tangible community benefits.
The world has been taking much bigger steps to go green over recent years to mitigate the impacts of the climate crisis. Tim Bench says practising sustainability isn’t only good for the world, but also for people living on the planet right now, particularly in post-Covid times. Beyond that, it can also make your business more credible, help you attract the right talent and enhance your reputation.