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Lemay Rogers

Lémay Rogers is the Marketing Manager for Rentokil Initial's Sub-Saharan Africa region. When not contributing to the Rentokil Initial blogs, she is the custodian of all things Marketing for Rentokil Initial Sub-Saharan Africa. As a frequent traveller AND mother of a pre-schooler, she is all too aware of how easily germs can travel with us, from one location to another and then back to our homes. Follow Lémay on LinkedIn for practical pest control advice and good hygiene practices, both at home and in the workplace.
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September 2021

Are you benefiting from the air quality in your office?

Written by Lemay Rogers

Pre-Coronavirus most of us would have thought this is a bizarre question but as we become accustomed to scrutinising everything around us in our “hands, face and space” framework. Lately, there...

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Workplace Hygiene, Hygiene and COVID-19, Air Quality
April 2021

Are your customers' hygiene habits eating into your profits?

Written by Lemay Rogers

As the experts in retail hygiene, Initial understands the fine balance between providing an effective hygiene solution and managing tight budgets.  Our latest blog looks at whether incorrect...

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Hygiene Specialists
April 2021

Is your business delivering confidence?

Written by Lemay Rogers

Guest blogger: Cat Allport-Kane, Head of Brand and Marketing Communications at Rentokil Initial, writing on the importance of hygiene in delivering business confidence.

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Workplace Hygiene
March 2021

7 strategic places to put air purifiers in your office

Written by Lemay Rogers

One year ago today President Ramaphosa announced South Africa's first lockdown that would start at midnight on the 26th of March 2020.  Since then we have become experts on how the Coronavirus...

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Workplace Hygiene, Air Quality
February 2021

How to sanitise your trolleys AND save the environment

Written by Lemay Rogers

The Coronavirus has changed the way we interact with others, our habits, and even the way we shop. For Retailers, the virus has added an additional layer of complexity as they work hard to keep...

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Hygiene and COVID-19, Environment and Green Hygiene
November 2020

Improving indoor air quality in South Africa

Written by Lemay Rogers

Most of us don't pay much attention to the quality of the air we breathe.  If you commute to Johannesburg you probably notice some smog as you approach the city in the mornings, but for the most...

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Environment and Green Hygiene, Air Quality
October 2020

How to choose a face mask

Written by Lemay Rogers

Face masks... We're sick of wearing them, seeing them, hearing about them and reading about them.  So why would I even consider writing about face masks again?  (Especially after reading the very...

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Health and Safety, Hygiene and COVID-19
September 2020

What is the New Normal for hygiene in the workplace?

Written by Lemay Rogers

On the 23rd of March 2020 President Cyril Ramaphosa announced a nationwide lockdown.  And on the 26th of March 2020 most of us packed up our equipment (to try "working from home"), picked up the...

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Workplace Hygiene, Hygiene and COVID-19


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