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Mop Bucket Liquid - Cleaning or Polluting?


"Bucket solutions become contaminated almost immediately during cleaning, and continued use of the solution transfers increasing numbers of microorganisms to each subsequent surface to be cleaned."


Source: Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee (HICPAC) "Guidelines for Environmental Infection Control in Health-Care Facilities."

ISSA Clean Standard for K-12 Eight-hour Workshop - Toronto Canada


How Science Can Help Us Clean Better (and when it cannot)

by CIRI Staff


Bacteria Can Linger on Airplane Surfaces for Days

by American Society for Microbiology


Allergens in Urban Schools and Homes of Children with Asthma

by Perdita Permaul, Elaine Hoffman, Chunxia Fu, William Sheehan, Sachin Baxi, Jonathan Gaffin, Jeffrey Lane, Ann Bailey, Eva King, Martin Chapman, Diane Gold, Wanda Phipatanakul



Cleaning and the Environment

by Dr. Michael A. Berry


Antibacterial Cleaning Products and Drug Resistance

by Allison E. Aiello, Bonnie Marshall, Stuart B. Levy, Phyllis Della-Latta, Susan X. Lin, Elaine Larson


Cleaning to Reduce the Risk of H1N1 Flu Virus - Guidelines for Cleaning, Janitorial and Maintenance Staff

by CIRI Staff


Swine Flu Resources

by CIRI Staff


N95 Respirators

by FDA






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