How to Avoid Hygiene Theater

Every facility manager wants to offer practical and effective cleaning solutions in response to the coronavirus pandemic, but in an effort to act quickly, many are unintentionally giving into hygiene theater.  Hygiene theater can be defined as cleaning or disinfecting practices that are performed just for the sake of looking good, or to provide a […]

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How to Disinfect Schools in Response to COVID-19

Disinfection is a major step in every back to school checklist. Although it is extremely important, disinfection isn’t effective on its own. You can disinfect every inch of a school, but if students and staff leave campus and do not wear masks, don’t physically distance, or don’t practice hand hygiene, those efforts won’t matter. Education […]

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Dwell Time: What Is It and Why Is It Important?

A dwell time, also known as contact time, is the amount of time a disinfectant must remain visibly wet on a surface to effectively kill a specific pathogen. Too often we see people spraying a surface with a disinfectant and immediately wiping the disinfectant away with a towel. There is one major issue with this: […]

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The Difference Between Cleaning, Sanitizing and Disinfecting

It is more important now than ever to understand how to properly protect yourself from infection. Unfortunately, there is a lot of confusion around which cleaning methods are and aren’t appropriate. People tend to use the terms cleaning, sanitizing, disinfecting and sterilizing interchangeably, but there are distinct differences between all four. Read on to learn […]

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Coronavirus Disinfecting Services

Coronavirus disinfecting services keep employees, customers and worksite visitors safe. Cleaning procedures that may have worked before the pandemic are no longer enough. Your cleaning program should also focus on infection prevention no matter your industry or size. We recommend the following enhanced disinfection services to minimize the spread of COVID-19. 1. Electrostatic Spray Disinfection […]

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