Top Cities for Bed Bug Treatments Revealed January 16, 2019
For the third consecutive year, exterminating service Orkin has listed Baltimore, MD, as the U.S. city that has treated the most bedbugs.
The list is based on data from areas where Orkin...
SC Johnson Expands Ingredient Disclosure to Latin America January 9, 2019
SC Johnson, parent company of SC Johnson Professional, has expanded its ingredient transparency program to Latin America.
Launched in 2009, SC Johnson’s ingredient disclosure program has been...
Report: Flu Cases on the Rise January 7, 2019
After a slow start to the influenza season, the number of states experiencing high flu activity increased from nine to 19 in the week ending December 29, 2018, the last reporting week, according to...
Fatal Workplace Injuries Decrease, Yet Falls Remain High December 21, 2018
Last year, 5,147 U.S. workers died from injuries they suffered on the job, according to a report released this week from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
The number of fatal injuries is...
P&G Acquires Beauty Products Manufacturer December 13, 2018
Procter & Gamble Co., parent company of Procter & Gamble Professional, has acquired Walker & Co. Brands, Inc.
P&G’s purchase of the health and beauty products manufacturer...
Waxie Teams With GOJO to Stop the Flu in San Diego December 12, 2018
Waxie Sanitary Supply has teamed with GOJO Industries, Inc. to minimize the impact of this year’s influenza season in San Diego, CA.
Waxie and GOJO have placed hand sanitizer stations in...
Legionnaires' Disease Cases Increase at Wisconsin Hospital December 10, 2018
Preventing Legionnaires’ disease is crucial responsibility for building managers at various facilities, including hospitals and long-term care centers. One patient has died and eight more...
Norovirus Shuts Down School in Indiana December 10, 2018
Following stringent cleaning and disinfection procedures in schools can not only help keep students healthier, it can help keep schools open.
Janitorial staff at Covington Elementary School in...
FDA Seeks Comments on Antiseptic Products for Food Handling December 10, 2018
Foodborne illnesses have been in the news lately, from E. coli linked to romaine lettuce and nationwide ground beef recalls tied to salmonella.
As safer food preparation can help reduce the cases...
Salmonella Outbreak Sparks Massive Ground Beef Recall December 4, 2018
JBS Tolleson, Inc. has voluntary recalled more than 5.1 million pounds of raw beef products due to possible salmonella contamination.
The Tolleson, AZ-based food processor had previously issued a...