What is the Cigarette Waste Recycling Scheme, and Why is it Important?

by Laurence in Cleaning & Janitorial, Waste Management | posted:

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A new scheme was launched this week which aims to clean up 35% of our litter, whilst simultaneously diverting it from landfill. The litter in question is Cigarettes and their assorted materials. It’s been known for a long time that cigarettes are harmful to our health, but what about the environment? Smokers’ materials account for […]

What is THRS? (Tattoo Hygiene Rating Scheme)

by Laurence in Cleaning & Janitorial, Small Business Tips, Washrooms & Hygiene | posted:

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Every Tattooist wants to be able to prove their worth, and legitimacy – whether that be through excellent ratings online, or positive word of mouth advertisement. When potential customers are seeking out a place to get their next ink, it isn’t just quality of artist that comes into play, since sterilisation and hygiene is paramount […]

Nursery Hygiene and Safe Work Practices

by Laurence in Cleaning & Janitorial, Washrooms & Hygiene, Waste Management | posted:

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Introduction Correct and proper hygiene practices are important in all walks of life. They become heightened when it comes to managing your nursery. Unlike at home, a nursery can be very susceptible to infections or illnesses. The vulnerability of children to contracting infection means that nurseries need extra care. Proper hygiene control affects everyone at […]

Securing your School from Asbestos

by Laurence in Cleaning & Janitorial, Workplace Safety | posted:

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According to recent reports from the BBC, as many as 9 out of 10 schools could include traces or large amounts of asbestos within them – higher than previous official estimates. Asbestos was a building materials used commonly in the 1960s and 1970s, before being banned in the UK in 1999 after it was found […]