This Week is International Infection Prevention Week!

19 Oct 2016

Friends, family members, and healthcare professionals are coming together this week to celebrate International Infection Prevention Week (IIPW), October 16-22. This week raises awareness of the role infection prevention plays in improving patient safety. The theme for this year is “Break the Chain of Infection.” There are six main points at which the chain can … Continue reading "This Week is International Infection Prevention Week!"

Play a Part in Infection Prevention

12 Oct 2016

Everyone plays an important part in infection prevention. Unfortunately, there are germs inside and outside of the healthcare setting that can spread in different ways. Patients, families, and healthcare professionals can work together to stay healthy. You can start by cleaning your hands regularly with soap and water or hand sanitizer, asking about vaccines, becoming … Continue reading "Play a Part in Infection Prevention"

Gloss Retention Procedures

6 Oct 2016

Gloss retention is reliant on the equipment being used. The operation of the autoscrubber and burnisher, the dust mop, and the selection of the proper cleaner, can all impact the longevity of a floor care program. An important factor to consider is the variables between staff and the technique used to apply floor finishes. For … Continue reading "Gloss Retention Procedures"

International Infection Prevention Week Oct 16 - 22

26 Sep 2016

International Infection Prevention Week (IIPW) is October 16-22. IIPW is an annual week of recognition each year dedicated to raising awareness of the role infection prevention plays in improving patient safety. It was established in 1986 by President Ronald Reagan and is now run by the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC). … Continue reading "International Infection Prevention Week Oct 16 – 22"

Reflections Oil-Based Wood Floor Coatings

19 Sep 2016

The Reflections® Wood Floor Program can extend the life of your facility’s hardwood floors while providing brilliant shine and excellent durability. It is easy to follow, cost effective, and will provide years of beauty, performance, safety, and durability. Reflections has several oil-based wood floor coatings including Coliseum® 275, Coliseum 350, Coliseum 450, Coliseum 100, Coliseum … Continue reading "Reflections Oil-Based Wood Floor Coatings"

Symmetry Dispensers

12 Sep 2016

One of the many benefits of the Symmetry® Hand Hygiene Program is Symmetry dispensers. So what makes Symmetry dispensers so great? To start, the ergonomics of Symmetry dispensers combined with behavior modification placards and educational signs inspire hand hygiene, and won Symmetry an International Design Award. Design your own Symmetry dispenser! Choose a color, add … Continue reading "Symmetry Dispensers"

Eco Squeeze & Pour

29 Aug 2016

Have you ever been cleaning in a remote area, away from a filling station, and needed to change your mop bucket solution? Buckeye Eco® Squeeze & Pour products are compact so you can carry them with you for dilutable cleaning on the go. Squeeze & Pour products are green, convenient, concentrated, and use proprietary technology. … Continue reading "Eco Squeeze & Pour"

Buckeye Honors Program

22 Aug 2016

Schools and universities can be a challenge to keep clean with the amount of high traffic every year. The Buckeye Honors Program is a complete online custodial training program for schools and universities. It presents the products, procedures, and training needed to meet your school or university’s highest standards.

Textured Floors

12 Aug 2016

Facilities often have trouble keeping textured floors clean. First, it’s important to know how floor types and floor finishes work together to provide clean and attractive floors. To start you need to ask yourself, why apply floor finish? The answer is not simply to make floors shiny and pretty. Some facilities, such as hardware stores, … Continue reading "Textured Floors"

The Eco Element

2 Aug 2016

The Eco® Element proportioning system, part of the Buckeye Eco Proportioning Program, earned the Silver Award in the Design for Society category at the International Design Awards. There are many feature benefits that the design of Eco Element provides. You can choose between hidden and keyed integrated lock options and it is self-contained. There is … Continue reading "The Eco Element"