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Turn to the toilet to achieve best practice

Public venues can increase their appeal to potential customers by up to 20%, just by changing the toilet. Many of the UK’s 11million disabled people- 20% of the population- need specialist equipment to ‘go’ when away from home. The latest ...

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‘Lost’ venue found a way to become accessible…

One of the UK’s most popular botanical gardens is the latest venue aided by Closomat to deliver enhanced accessibility to visitors. The Lost Gardens of Heligan has now opened its Changing Places assisted accessible toilet facility, supplied and installed by ...

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Enabling nature

A local authority has found an innovative solution to answering the call of nature….. Crawley Borough Council has opened what is believed to be the first hoist-assisted toilet at a leisure attraction in the area, at Tilgate Park. The venue, ...

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Top tips for efficient toilet facilities provision

There are legal and Regulatory obligations to provide appropriate toilets in buildings to which the public have access. But often, installation takes longer than necessary- costing time and money- just because the process has not been thought through and co-ordinated. ...

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Community centre encompasses everyone’s needs (in matters toileting at least!)

Objectives of developing confidence and self-esteem are being achieved with a holistic approach to people’s needs at a Midlands community centre. East West Community Centre, in Leicester, is the only Centre of its kind in the city, and county, to ...

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Thames Water cuts water usage by 83 per cent with Propelair

Thames Water has saved 83 per cent of the water used across two of its head office bathrooms through its partnership with Propelair. The UK’s largest water and waste water services provider, which supplies 15 million homes and business premises, ...

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Propelair high-performance toilets help Cornwall cut waste

Propelair (www.propelair.com) has installed two toilets at Cornwall Sustainable Building Trust’s Green Build Hub, a ‘living laboratory’ of eco-build products. Located at the Eden Project, the hub will deliver objective performance data and training programmes. Fully accredited Propelair exceeds all ...

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Rising tide

FM professionals are looking to technology to address a rising tide of water costs – as well as performance, sustainability and hygiene concerns. Propelair CEO Garry Moore reports Toilet flushing is a huge drain – literally – on water resources, ...

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Bosses ‘in the dark’ about basic workplace provisions

Do you know the correct legal temperature for your workplace? A new survey has found that many managers are either confused or unaware of the maximum and minimum workplace temperatures for staff. With workplace health and safety a major issue, it ...

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Scheme brings Cornwall’s beaches a step closer to being accessible to all

New facilities to support disabled people to access beaches and surrounding areas in Bude have been provided through an innovative partnership between Cornwall Council and local families of disabled children. The project has been led by the Council’s children’s services ...

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