7 Jun 2017
APIC, Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology, the largest infection prevention conference in the world, is next week! From June 14th-16th in Portland, Oregon, healthcare professionals will come together to learn about advances in infection prevention. This is the 44th Annual Conference. It will feature over 90 educational sessions and workshops, and over … Continue reading "Symmetry at APIC"
5 Jun 2017
90% of a floor maintenance budget is spent on labor. Therefore, the best way to maintain your floors is by implementing an effective hard floor care program using superior products that require less labor. Buckeye’s Hard Floor Care Program is complete with products targeted towards routine, interim, and restorative maintenance procedures for your facility’s hard … Continue reading "Are You Getting the Most Out of Your Floor Care Program?"
25 May 2017
Hand hygiene noncompliance is a major cause of healthcare-associated infections (HAIs). The Symmetry® Hand Hygiene Program accounts for the importance of hand hygiene acceptance and provides products that healthcare workers want to use. One common hand hygiene problem encountered in healthcare facilities is complaints of hand dryness, itchiness, or redness after continued use of hand … Continue reading "Why Healthcare Facilities Choose Symmetry"
17 May 2017
The Eco® Proportioning Program was made with the end-user in mind. Designed for ease of use, Eco Proportioning systems automatically dilute products at the correct dilution rate. The Eco Pro and Eco Element are manufactured with proprietary technology and feature a compact design. All Eco products are super concentrated to reduce labor time and offer … Continue reading "Eco Packaging 1.25 L Bags"
9 May 2017
Cleaning and sanitizing areas in which food is handled is extremely important. If surfaces in food service areas are not properly cleaned and sanitized, chemical hazards and cross-contamination can lead to foodborne illnesses. Foodborne illnesses can often be a result of improper use of cleaning products or use of unsafe cleaning products in food service … Continue reading "Buckeye Food Service Products"
25 Apr 2017
A hard floor maintenance routine depends heavily on the environment of the facility. For some facilities, floor finish maintenance is greatly affected by sand. Because sand destroys floor finish, floor finish in sandy areas may not last as long as floor finish in non-sandy areas. However, there are ways to better maintain the quality of … Continue reading "Sand Management"
11 Apr 2017
Effective odor eliminators make big promises, but usually come up short in results. If you need performance in this area, Buckeye has got you covered. Buckeye’s Eco® Odor Eliminator E41 engulfs foul smells on contact. It also works long after the smell is gone to prevent odors from resurfacing. E41 works to remove a variety … Continue reading "Eco Odor Eliminator E41"
7 Apr 2017
Disinfectants are antimicrobial agents applied to surface areas of nonliving objects to destroy microorganisms. They are used in a variety of areas such as hospitals, schools, kitchens, and restrooms to maintain a clean and germ-free environment. When disinfecting, remember to remove heavy soil deposits first. When areas are heavily soiled, pre-clean the area before applying … Continue reading "Buckeye Disinfectant Cleaners"
29 Mar 2017
A cloudy haze on your floor finish can be caused by a number of things. Often when an autoscrubber or burnisher is used, small scratches can appear on the floor. Scratches like these are normally unnoticeable, but can stand out on dark tile flooring. It may take some time and careful examination to determine the … Continue reading "Why does my floor finish show a haze or look cloudy?"
15 Mar 2017
Arena® 300 is a 100% urethane water-based wood floor coating with exceptional durability and shine for all types of wood. It has an extremely mild scent and no solvent odor. Since it is made from a single component, there is no mixing required. Other benefits of Arena 300 include easy application, quick dry time, and … Continue reading "Arena 300"