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Author Description

Bakang Kganyago

Bakang is a Digital Marketing Executive for Rentokil Initial. A germaphobe at heart, he's passionate about learning and sharing insights on how to defeat the enemy we cannot see. Join his journey as he writes about the impact of germs in our daily lives.
July 2019

Unisex bathrooms and what that means for hygiene

Written by Bakang Kganyago

Unisex or gender neutral bathrooms are becoming more common within our society. With them come some unique challenges of which business owners should be aware.

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Workplace Hygiene
July 2019

First impressions matter!

Written by Bakang Kganyago

Just like you cannot reverse time, you cannot remake a first impression. Its effects are long-lasting and may take some time (if not a lifetime) to change that perception. This is why there is a...

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Workplace Hygiene
June 2019

Top 3 things to do to avoid attracting pests

Written by Bakang Kganyago

Many of us have - at some point in our lives - encountered a pest problem. Be it the Christopher Columbus-eque ants trooping through your kitchen like brave voyagers seeking new lands, or the ...

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Cleanliness and Hygiene
May 2019

3 reasons to take your bathroom from better to best

Written by Bakang Kganyago

Did you know that within 30 seconds a customer has decided whether or not they wish to stay at your establishment? Your office bathroom tells people so much about the way you care for your...

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Technology and Trends
May 2019

The link between colour and smell

Written by Bakang Kganyago

Bathrooms create a strong impression of your business to any guest, visitor or client. We all know how important the smell in the bathroom is when it comes to forming positive or negative...

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Technology and Trends
May 2019

What is deep cleaning and why is it important?

Written by Bakang Kganyago

In shared bathrooms, there is often a build up of limescale, organic matter and faecal deposits in the toilets and urinals, despite excellent daily cleaning. This build-up becomes a source for...

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Workplace Hygiene
April 2019

6 office hygiene horror stories

Written by Bakang Kganyago

Ever walked into an office and wanted to walk right back out due to bad office hygiene habits? Or experienced a horror story so bad that you contemplated going back to the office the next day?

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Workplace Hygiene
April 2019

A Day in The Life of A Rat Capturer

Written by Bakang Kganyago

A while ago, when I first started working for Initial, I took a trip with Rentokil’s pest control supervisor Bafana Nhlapo. The purpose of the trip was to experience a day in the life of a pest...

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Health and Safety
March 2019

World Health Day: A quick guide to responsible medical waste disposal

Written by Bakang Kganyago

The World Health Organization (WHO) celebrates World Health Day on the 7th of April. The purpose of World Health Day is to build awareness about health care, and, through training and backing,...

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Hygiene Specialists
March 2019

7 of the funniest bathroom posters [gallery]

Written by Bakang Kganyago

Have you ever found yourself walking into a restroom and coming across a lighthearted poster, lightening up what would normally be a rather mundane trip to the loo?

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Workplace Hygiene

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