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Lindsay May signs with Clemson

After years of communication with coaches, campus visits, and scholarship offers, Lindsay May made her college decision official Wednesday.

Most effective surface cleaner for schools during cold and flu season

Combating Cold & Flu Outbreaks With The Clorox Total 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.

Best Practices for Avoiding Contamination During Restaurant Food Prep

Risks and Tips for Avoiding Listeria Contamination

Since its recognition, Listeria has caused sporadic outbreaks, causing serious and life-threatening sickness that has taken an economic toll on public health services and the food service industry. Here are some tips for avoiding contamination by this deadly pathogen.

Healthcare Design

Finding A Balance In Health Care Design

Some stylistic choices in the design of hospitals and other healthcare facilities may actually hurt the ability for those facilities to maintain cleanliness.

best practices for maintaining ceramic tiles

How to Keep Ceramic Tiles Looking Their Best

Ceramic tile is often difficult to maintain, but some relatively simple tips can help things look (and stay) like new. Let’s take a look at some of the best practices for maintaining ceramic tiles.

Best Practices for Identifying and Eliminating Bed Bugs in Hotels

Bed Bugs In Hotels

Think you could recognize a bed bug if you saw one in your hotel room? Most people can’t. According to a study in the scientific journal American Entomologist, over 40% of the nearly 2,000 travelers surveyed said that they didn’t know.

Best Stain Removal Practices for Carpets and Rugs

Practices for Removing Carpet Stains and Maintaining Rugs

Commercial carpets and rugs pose a special cleaning challenge. Offices and other public spaces are often high traffic areas, so these carpets are under heavy use compared to residential areas. While many commercial spaces use carpet that is designed to hide stains and dirt, facilities should perform regular maintenance on carpets and rugs and should also consider professional cleaning on a regular basis. 

How to handle a food regulatory inspection

How to Handle a Food Regulatory Inspection

Under the Food Safety Modernization Act, the FDA has significantly expanded its authority when it comes to proactively attempting to prevent food contamination incidents, from farm to food prep facilities to restaurants. Therefore, you should proactively understand the rights and responsibilities you have during an inspection.

How to improve hotel cleanliness to increase rating

Hotel Cleanliness May Need Improvement

Mattress company Amerisleep conducted a huge review of existing hotel inspections (over 8000 inspection results were compiled – covering over 3000 individual hotels nationwide) and found some unsettling and surprising results. All hotels, across all price ranges, had unresolved issues.

Best practices to prepare business facilities for storms

Summer Storm Checklist

According to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), almost forty percent of small businesses who experience a disaster will never reopen. Having a disaster recovery plan, which includes a preparedness component, will help protect your business and your employees so that you can increase the chances of recovery after a disaster.