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Spreading Germs Is Out. Handwashing Is In!

You can’t remind people enough of the importance of handwashing. That simple act can be huge in preventing germs and disease. How do you improve stats of those washing their hands in your establishment? Read more here.

School Closings Due to Illness

School Closings Due to Illness

School closings due to illness are becoming an issue that many states are facing. Mountain View Elementary School in northern Tennessee (about 40 miles south of the Virginia/Tennessee border) had to close earlier this year due to illness. Here’s a real world story of how to tackle a problem.

Best Practices for Disposable Glove Use

Best Practices for Disposable Glove Use

One of the top priorities of any operation should be personal hygiene, specifically handwashing and hand care. Additionally, the best practices for disposable glove use are urged. Maintaining a proactive focus on this key aspect of your operation is important.

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8 Ways to Protect Your Food Supply From the Start

Food safety begins at the source, at the farm or manufacturing facility. But for your business, it begins at your receiving point. This is a critical part of your food safety system and one that you should be paying attention to.

School Closings Due to Illness

School Cleanliness Affects Student Performance

How clean a school is can have an impact on student success. Lack of a properly cleaned environment can lead to illness, chronic absenteeism and students falling behind their peers. It’s more than just a common belief. There are many years of scientific research to back this theory up.

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It’s Gross Out There – Don’t Forget Hand Washing!

Hand washing is a simple and easy way to reduce germs, but it doesn’t happen as often as you would expect. So, how can you inspire more people to improve their rates of hand-washing?

industrial mops are not the best choice

Industrial Mops Are Not the Best Choice

To mop or not to mop? How do you know when industrial mops are not the best choice?

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Food Safety: Beware of Old Cutting Boards

Cutting boards pose cross-contamination risks during food prep. Here are several points to consider as you review your risk of cutting board contamination.

Most effective surface cleaner for schools during cold and flu season

Johnston’s Healthy Schools & The Clorox 360 System

Schools consist of thousands of hard to reach surfaces covered in pathogens that can spread disease. Learn how cleaner, healthier schools will reduce absenteeism rates.

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Healthy Schools Reduce Chronic Absenteeism

A healthy school means healthy children, which means there’s much less of a chance for them missing school when your school is properly sanitized. Bottom line, chronic absenteeism from schools can be a serious problem.