20 Mar 2019
Performance and Savings Gateway’s R-Spec premium liners are the first to achieve a measurable and consistent increase in performance while also providing significant cost savings. Gateway has completely reengineered the can liner with its unique formulation and high-quality resins. With increased performance, we are able to produce liners that are thinner without compromising durability. Gateway … Continue reading "Gateway® Liners: Performance, Savings and Durability"
1 Mar 2019
The Symmetry Behavior Modification System (SBMS) is part of what makes the Symmetry® Hand Hygiene Program unique. While other hand hygiene lines simply provide products, Symmetry works to develop a complete program that inspires better hand hygiene practices. Behavioral science has been key to developing tools any facility can use to encourage users to keep … Continue reading "Behavioral Science and the Symmetry Hand Hygiene Program"
19 Feb 2019
Dry skin is an unfortunate side-effect of the winter months. Once the heat is turned on indoors, your skin begins to dry out. For healthcare facilities, this issue is only magnified. Frequent handwashing and hand sanitizing can cause the skin on healthcare workers’ hands to dry out regardless of the season. During the winter months … Continue reading "Conquering Dry Skin and Winter Hands"
7 Feb 2019
Creating a welcoming environment for visitors of your community or recreational center can be a difference-maker for your facility. The best way to do this is by keeping your facility clean. Cleaning and disinfecting properly and regularly also keeps unwanted bacteria away, helping to keep your members and guests healthy. An effective cleaning program can … Continue reading "Cleaning in Recreational and Community Centers"
31 Jan 2019
Buckeye has been working to reduce the amount of plastic in packaging since they launched the 5-gallon Action Pac®, “bag-in-a-box” packaging. This package design eliminated plastic pails and their adverse effects on landfills. Since then, Buckeye has spent 31 years continuing to reduce plastic packaging waste. Today, Buckeye’s Eco® Proportioning Program uses 1.25-liter bags for … Continue reading "Buckeye’s Sustainable Packaging"
15 Jan 2019
Proportioning systems are the easiest way to keep the cleanest facility. Achieve the best overall value for each dollar spent with the fully integrated Eco® Proportioning Program, designed and manufactured with proprietary technology and the end-user in mind. Automatic Eco proportioning systems make diluting cleaning products as simple as pushing a button. Proportioning systems take … Continue reading "Key Features of Eco Proportioning Systems"
4 Jan 2019
The 5 Moments of Hand Hygiene approach defines key moments when healthcare workers should perform hand hygiene. Washing or sanitizing hands before or after these moments helps protect the patient, workers, and the healthcare environment against infection. 5 Moments of Hand Hygiene Before Patient Contact Before an Aseptic Task After Body Fluid Exposure Risk After … Continue reading "What Are You Doing for Point of Care?"
17 Dec 2018
Studies in behavioral science have shown that using colors, mirrors, floor decals, and other stimuli can influence human behavior. In grocery stores, manufacturers pay retailers to merchandise their products in strategic locations to increase the likelihood that those products will be purchased. Candy bars are strategically placed at the eye level of children to increase … Continue reading "The Symmetry® Behavior Modification System"
3 Dec 2018
Microban technology in Clarion 25 will provide 24/7 antimicrobial protection. Microban protection can help make floors easier to clean and keep them cleaner, longer. How does Microban antimicrobial protection work in Clarion 25 floor finish? Clarion 25 has been tested using the JIS Z 2801 standard laboratory method and test protocol for antimicrobial activity. This … Continue reading "Clarion® 25 with Microban®"
16 Nov 2018
Advances in carpet design, manufacturing, and maintenance have made it a viable alternative to hard floors in many facilities. Carpets are natural filters, capturing most dirt and soil. However, they tend to hide dirt better than hard floors, so waiting to clean carpets until they look dirty is too late. To keep your carpeted floors … Continue reading "Improve Carpet Care with Buckeye"