Making Our Schools a Safer Place

Schools are a place where our children spend their days learning and making friends in their formative years. For this critical environment to be successful it is essential that not only the custodial staff, but teachers, children and parents take an active role in maintaining safe and healthy schools. Not only are schools the perfect place for germs and bacteria to thrive, but the spread of germs within them can have a devastating effect on the education process in a community. To help you … [Read more...]

A Place to Learn, Not to Get Sick

The last thing any school wants to have to deal with is absenteeism, and that goes for teachers as well as students. Schools are places where children should bring home knowledge and valuable experiences, not germs and sicknesses. To ensure the ideal type of learning environment schools should focus on both not having sicknesses spread within them, and on positively affecting the health of students. To do this, there are three things that schools can focus on. Be Toxin Free Cleaning is an … [Read more...]

When and How to Clean, Sanitize, or Disinfect Your School

Not knowing the difference between cleaning, sanitizing and disinfecting,   in your school can be costly and deadly. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, here is what you need to know about each: Cleaning: Physically removes germs and dirt with soap/detergent and water. This process does not necessarily kill germs, but rather reduces the risk of infection by removing them. Sanitizing: Lowers the number of germs on surfaces or objects to a safe level, as judged … [Read more...]