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Study: Disinfectants Lose Efficacy When Instructions Ignored
July 18, 2017

Disinfectants were significantly less effective at eliminating bacteria when used at a lower concentration and contact time than advised on the label, according to a study conducted by... Read more

Families in Low-Income Countries Lack Household Soap
July 7, 2017

A study headed by the University at Buffalo in Buffalo, NY, shows that proper handwashing is rare due to a lack of soap and must be dramatically improved in low-income countries. The study, which... Read more

Kimberly-Clark Issues 2016 Sustainability Report
July 6, 2017

Kimberly-Clark Corp., parent company of Kimberly-Clark Professional, has issued its 2016 sustainability report. The report details the company’s progress toward its sustainability goals and... Read more

ISSA Announces Latest Chemical & Hygiene Services Survey Results
July 5, 2017

ISSA, in partnership with Robert W. Baird & Co., has published the results of the latest quarterly Baird/ISSA Chemical and Hygiene Services Survey, which outlines trends and economic data... Read more

Ecolab Issues 2016 Corporate Sustainability Report
June 21, 2017

Ecolab, Inc. has released its 2016 corporate sustainability report. The report highlights Ecolab’s commitment to provide and protect clean water while reducing waste and energy use. The... Read more

Competition for Janitorial Jobs Soars in South Korea
June 16, 2017

Competition is high for janitorial jobs among Individuals in Seoul, South Korea. The ratio of applicants to hires is 16.5 to 1. Many of the 66 applicants applying for the city’s janitorial... Read more

ISSA's DEAL Program Produces Actionable Results
June 15, 2017

ISSA, in partnership with Sustainability Dashboard Tools, LLC, is pleased to share the achievements of participants in the Distributor Efficiency Analytics & Learning (DEAL) program since its... Read more

Removing ICU Sinks Reduces Bacteria
June 13, 2017

The introduction of a water-free patient care program and subsequent removal of sinks in intensive care units (ICU) has resulted in a significant reduction in bacteria colonization... Read more

HAI Prevention Market Poised to Grow
June 9, 2017

The global market for health care-associated infection (HAI) prevention and control is expected to reach US$245.6 million by 2024 with a compounded annual growth rate—or CAGR—of 6.3... Read more

3M Issues 2017 Sustainability Report
May 24, 2017

3M has released its 2017 sustainability report. The report outlines 3M’s sustainability accomplishments throughout 2016, including newly formed corporate social responsibility group. The... Read more