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The Benefits of Maintaining Facility Cleanliness

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Everyone appreciates a clean work environment, but it’s not an easy thing to accomplish or maintain.

If you don’t have a maintenance or janitorial staff to maintain your facility and you don’t outsource the upkeep, you either have to do it yourself or suffer the effects of dirt and neglect.

A clean working environment improves attitudes, presents a better image to guests and protects the health and safety of your team and guests. While this is a high priority for most companies, it’s also a lot of ongoing work and worry:

Is there enough soap and hand sanitizer in your

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Workplace Hand Dryers Could Be Making Your Hands Dirtier

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Hand air dryers found in many workplace bathrooms could be making your hands dirtier – sucking up bacteria from the bathroom air and depositing it onto your just-washed hands. That was what researchers found in a widely reported study last year.

University of Connecticut School of Medicine and Quinnipiac University researchers found that electric hand air dryers can pull in germs distributed by lidless toilets and blow them back out onto people’s hands. These germs can then be spread throughout the entire office space.

Their study, published in the journal Applied and Environmental Microbiology, showed more bacterial colonies develop …

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How to Prevent Your Employees from Catching the Flu, at the Sink & Beyond

How to Prevent Your Employees from Catching the Flu, at the Sink & Beyond

The flu season this year is being characterized as more intense than any since the 2009 swine flu pandemic, with more people seeking medical help for flu-like symptoms and a high rate of hospitalization among those who fall ill.

Here’s what you can do about it at your company to protect your employees from catching the flu, at the sink and beyond.

Flu Shots: Not Enough

Flu shots are the first line of defense. Their effectiveness, however, depends on how well matched the vaccine is to the strain responsible for the outbreak, which can be difficult to determine in advance. …

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How to Reduce Sick Days This Cold & Flu Season

How to Reduce Sick Days This Cold & Flu Season

Winter is here and so is cold and flu season. What’s worse is that there’s a new strain of norovirus circulating, which can cause intestinal discomfort and is running rampant across Chicago now. Restrooms, doorknobs, elevator buttons – it seems everywhere there’s a potential for infection.

However, with the right supplies, Roscoe will help you combat sickness during the chilly months with a range of products to keep you healthy.

Flu Shots: Not Enough

Flu shots are usually the first line of defense against winter illness. However, medical personnel are forced to guess which flu strains will be active the …

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Your Source for Restroom & Hygiene Products

Your Source for Restroom & Hygiene Products

How many times have you been in a restroom where the toilet tissue dispenser was empty, the toilet seat was wet or dirty, or there was no soap for washing your hands or towels for drying?

Don’t like using hand air dryers that simply intake and circulate air from restrooms?

Like the opportunity to cleanse your hands, even if a sink and soap are not available? Ever enter a room where the smell was less than desirable?

Are you the person in charge of running to Sam’s or Walgreens to replenish your hygiene supplies, and if yes, how much …

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