Category Archives: Specialist Cleaning

Crisis in Cleaning – time for a clean start

First published 5 years ago Crisis in Cleaning by Scott Young is an invaluable tool for any cleaning contractor or manager with responsibility for premises cleaning especially where hard floors are involved. In it he willingly shares 56 years experience … Continue reading

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Fighting Infection With Copper

An Irish hospital has specified hygienic copper door handles as part of its plan to reduce healthcare-associated infections – the first in the world to do this throughout its facility. St Francis Private Hospital in County Westmeath made the decision … Continue reading

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The Liquid Glass Revolution

Recent developments in the field of nanotechnology have led to major breakthroughs which are to revolutionize the way window cleaning is performed in future. The technical named for this new nanotechnology is “Si02 ultra thin layering” but most people know … Continue reading

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Guano Removal – It’s a South American Thing

Guano removal isn’t exactly the most glamorous job out there, however the public health risk posed by guano means that its safe removal is extremely important. The term ‘guano’ was coined in Peru where for hundreds of years farmers had … Continue reading

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The Dangers of Sharps Removal

Despite what you might think sharps removal and disposal is a very dangerous and specialised process. A ‘dirty’ needle could be harbouring a whole host of blood-borne viruses. These could range from HIV to hepatitis B (HBV) or hepatitis C … Continue reading

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