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...]

It’s About More Than Just Odor

Odor in Senior Living healthcare facilities is not just something that slightly inconveniences guests, patients, and staff. Nursing homes, long-term care facilities, and hospices view the dilemma as a substantial problem, and rightfully so. The odor caused by human waste, bacteria and cancer treatment in these environments has historically been ineffectively dealt with. Harsh chemical cleaners are commonly used but more often than not, the odor they fill the air with is not any better than that … [Read more...]