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Convenience Store Food Options Mean More Hygiene Risks

Convenience store chains are expanding their hot and fresh meal sections, but does that mean greater hygiene risks and food contamination? Learn more!

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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.

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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.

Keep your Trash Cans Sanitized

9 Helpful Tips to Keep Your Trash Cans Sanitized

Trash cans and waste receptacles are an important part of your food safety plan. They can be the source of bacteria, viruses, and other pathogens that contaminate food. That’s why it’s important to keep your trash cans sanitized.

Food Safety for Off-Premise Operations

Maintaining Food Safety for Off-Premise Operations

Offsite events can be tricky, but if you remember that offsite food prep operations require the same safety standards as your in-house operations, you can avoid trouble. Careful, consistent management and execution of the delivery and food prep will help ensure food safety for your guests. Here are some quick tips to keep in mind.

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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.

Mold Found in Laundry

Mold Found in Laundry Linked to Illness, Even Death

A recent report in the trade publication Becker’s Hospital Review relays a disturbing story that mold found in laundry was linked to illness, even death.

College and Career Day at Genesee Elementary School

On Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017, Genesee Elementary School of Auburn, NY hosted their first Career and College Day, and Johnston was among the lucky group of native businesses and business people that were invited to participate.

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Are Rags the Answer? Probably Not! Read Why

Cleaning your facility is no easy task. Spills, dirt and mold must all be handled right away, regardless of your industry. You may be used to cleaning with rags. After all, they are cheap and do the trick, right? Wrong!

Your Cafeteria Can Reduce its Carbon Footprint

How Your Cafeteria Can Reduce its Carbon Footprint

Schools are turning to green alternatives, lowering their carbon footprint, and increasing sustainability. Recycling and using biodegradable containers are on the rise.