Articles | Cleaning for Health


The Virus Doesn’t Care New!
Patricia Olinger | October 13, 2021

Right now, we must come together and take every step we can to care for one another, because COVID-19 doesn’t care.

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Why do we Clean for the Flu? New!
Dr. Gavin Macgregor-Skinner | October 11, 2021

Research shows that several key steps can reduce the risk of influenza in the workplace.

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Disinfecting is Confusing New!
Kerry Rigg | September 30, 2021

Are you cleaning AND disinfecting properly? 

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The Dangers of Improper Disinfection
Kerry Rigg | October 12, 2021

What can go wrong when using disinfectants? What are the dangers? Not using them according to label instructions can lead to bacteria...read more


A Looming Public Health Crisis
Michael Diamond | August 23, 2021

Every year, antimicrobial resistance (AMR) becomes more of a threat to global public health. As such, one might expect there already to...read more


Disinfection Best Practices
Peter Teska | August 20, 2021

The coronavirus pandemic has brought about a new standard for facility hygiene. As the world recovers, businesses need to protect staff and...read more


Planning for the Next Pandemic
Robert Kravitz | August 13, 2021

As of May 2021, we seem to be inching our way out of the COVID-19 pandemic. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control...read more


The Integration of Six Core Components
Dr. Gavin Macgregor-Skinner | August 9, 2021

It is every individual’s responsibility to ensure cleaning and disinfecting of surfaces that are touched often (also called high-touch surfaces) are done...read more


Highs and Lows
Steve Lewis | August 3, 2021

Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, our industry has been on a roller-coaster ride of highs and lows, with few smooth...read more


What to Know About COVID-19 Variants
Dr. Gavin Macgregor-Skinner | July 22, 2021

Mutations occur in viruses as they spread from person to person. Many variants of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, have arisen...read more


Employee Engagement
Isaac Johnson | June 3, 2021

The environment of care for patients in the hospital setting has gained increased focus recently. This can be linked to two significant...read more