Europe’s leading trade fair CMS 2011 (Cleaning. Management. Services) will be taking place this year from September 20-23 at the Berlin Exhibition Ground. CMS will be providing special trade fair displays and programme events for the hotel, restaurants, kitchen, catering industry and wellness areas. The event includes lectures on new hygiene regulations, on optimizing procurement,
Now managing organic waste like meat bones or melon rinds is simple even at home. Bangalore based Renova Home Appliances recently introduced a food waste disposer, which has an ability to grind the wastes finely. The disposer, first introduced at Ambrosia bakehouse in Thiruvananthapuram, is electrically powered that can be easily fitted under a kitchen
If all goes well, the capacity of Nagpur Municipal Corporation’s waste recycling plant at Bhandewadi will be increased from 600 metric tones to 800 metric tonnes from June, Dr Ganvir, Health officer of Nagpur Municipal Corporation told CIJ. “With the growing population, managing waste has become a major issue. We found that the existing Bhandewadi
The objective of the ISSA – CIRI research and development programme for a “Clean Standard for K-12 Schools” is to scientifically determine and measure the cleanliness of school interiors, both surfaces and airborne environments, for the purpose of promoting improved indoor environmental quality for schools nationwide. In this way, the ISSA and CIRI research will
The Healthy Facilities Institute (HFI) and the International Executive Housekeepers Association (IEHA) USA have announced an educational partnership to develop and promote the role of cleaning professionals in creating healthy indoor environments. As part of the partnership, HFI will promote Integrated Cleaning and Measurement (ICM) as well as other IEHA initiatives that make the connection
Surie Polex has announced the opening of two new factories. The first factory in Bahadurgarh, Haryana has a total land area of 8.5 acres and a built up factory shed area of 6100sqft The second factory in District Una, Himachal Pradesh has a total land area of five acres and a built up factory shed
Frost & Sullivan honoured Eureka Forbes Limited with the Best Company of the Year Award for 2010 in the Indian Residential POU Water Treatment Systems Market. Over the years, the company has developed seven state-of-art water treatment technologies to address 17 diverse water conditions in India. Field research is monitored through 16 Aquacheck Research Centers,
Offering Customised Services Started in year 2000, Mumbai based Alert Private Services (APS) is an integrated facilities management company offering an array of customised services like housekeeping, electrical & mechanical maintenance, HVAC (Operations & Maintenance), pest control, operations & maintenance of ETP/STP/WTP (effluent, sewage & water treatment plants), administration support and facade & glass cleaning.
Carpeted floors are still very popular. Apart from hotels, even commercial buildings at many places are carpeted. Carpeted floors guarantee high non-slip properties and help reduce sound levels but require efficient and systematic modern cleaning methods if they are to be maintained attractive, clean and bacteria free.
The cleaning equipment and tools which clean and maintain a facility need maintenance too, a fact which is very often ignored and overlooked. The service providers tend to complain about the frequent breakdowns of the equipment and blame it on poor service by the equipment suppliers. After sales service is necessary, but at the same time the cleaning contractor...