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What comes first? Green or Results? How do government agencies advocate the transition into green chemicals? I asked the former NY State Director of Environmental Services, Kurt Larson, to contribute his thoughts. The following is Kurt’s message: The dictionary states that green maybe something designed to limit environmental damage. What is meant by green cleaning?…Read More
There is only one way to achieve maximum Floor Mopping Success… If each of the above are not of the very best quality, your work quality and job efficiency will be compromised.Fast-1-2-3 EFP, in the Art of Cleaning cold water system removes grease, oil, and animal fat without leaving a soil residue to dull floors, cause slipping, foster…Read More
Selecting A Vendor Correctly Often, I am asked for advice on how to determine if a prospective vendor can deliver as promised. Here is my normal answer. Step 1Only accept references of customers who have not had to strip floors for at least six years. Step 2Ask the references the following: Do baseboards need special…Read More
Better Chemicals Improve How Tools Perform Not The Opposite If housekeeping problems are driving you to mount a search for better tools, upgrading a chemical before spending money on “better” tools will deliver the best value. Battling dirty grout often turns ones focus toward finding a better brush. Yet, the problem usually ends up being…Read More
Cafeteria Floor Stands Up To13-Years of Tough Traffic & Still Does Not Require Stripping The above headline is tied to a school complex enjoying excellent sanitation, abounding beauty, and enormous savings. The district to which the school belongs has averaged a yearly product cost savings of just over 50%. In addition, staff productivity has skyrocketed…Read More