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Mops and Buckets Spread Germs
"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.
"...Another source of contamination in the cleaning process is the cleaning cloth or mop head, especially if left soaking in dirty cleaning solutions."
By CIRI Staff
Many facilities have foodservice areas, thus this document from Liberty Mutual insurance applies to a range of operations interested in floor safety:
Another useful document is available from ISSA:
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