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Shieldplus by Panaz restoring confidence in sectors hit hard by COVID-19

An innovative antimicrobial cleaning system developed by Panaz, a leading manufacturer of technical antimicrobial fabrics, is at the heart of a new cleaning regimen adopted by the UK’s largest hotel chain, designed to minimise the risk of surfaces spreading COVID-19. ...

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CleanAir Spaces and BioTech launch ductFIT technology in the UK to transform indoor air quality and battle COVID-19

CleanAir Spaces, in collaboration with BioTech, will launch its new air treatment and surface disinfection technology, ductFIT™, in the UK, with the aim to help make indoor air spaces safer as part of the response to COVID-19. The ductFIT™ technology ...

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NHS cleaners cut by almost 1,000 in the last 10 years

GMB, the union for NHS workers, has called for urgent investment as new figures expose the extent of cuts to cleaning services over the last decade, which according to GMB have left health services “underprepared for Covid”. Figures published in ...

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It’s official: Flash Professional proven to kill SARS-CoV-2[1]

Two P&G Professional Flash spray products underwent independent testing and were found effective against the virus which causes COVID-19 P&G Professional, the away-from-home division of Procter & Gamble, is pleased to announce that two sprays within its Flash portfolio – ...

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Introducing COVGUARD SHYCOCAN, a breakthrough innovation against coronavirus in enclosed spaces

BV Consulting unveils ground-breaking buildings device to disarm, disable and protect COVGUARD SHYCOCAN is a breakthrough innovation now available to defend against coronavirus within enclosed spaces. The device, launched by BV Consulting, is designed to disarm, disable and protect against ...

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Sodexo employees recognised with national award

Nearly 6,000 Sodexo employees have received a British Citizen Award in recognition of their efforts in the workplace during the Covid-19 pandemic. The British Citizen Award was established in 2015, to recognise exceptional individuals who work tirelessly and selflessly making ...

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New COVID-19 management features for EntroWatch access control

The latest version of EntroWatch includes several new features to help make buildings COVID-19 Secure. EntroWatch is the award-winning access control software for Entro series door controllers and contactless card readers and keypads. The new COVID-19 management features include occupancy ...

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FM Clinic: Addressing the future – lessons learnt from COVID-19

The effects of the global pandemic wrought incredible disruption to our personal and professional lives in 2020. However, the FM sector has risen to the challenge on both the front line and the home front, deploying cleaning, security and other ...

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Hygiene check

FMJ reports on a range of views from the cleaning industry on the effects the COVID pandemic has had on this most essential of services and how it might have irrevocably changed the way the sector is viewed in the ...

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Rentokil Initial launches VIRUSKILLER™ Air Purifier that kills Coronavirus in the air*

VIRUSKILLER™ technology uses a series of filters and patented UV reactor chambers to kill 99.9999% of viruses with a single air pass Different sized units are available to suit a wide range of sectors from offices, to education and healthcare, ...

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