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November 2020

Open letter to Retailers. Please stop spraying me with window cleaner!

Written by Nathalie Leblond

Not all sanitisers are created equal, and there has been a definite rise in sanitiser-related skin issues such as eczema since the start of the pandemic. Read our open letter to retailers...

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Health and Safety, COVID-19
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, COVID-19
June 2020

Air Hygiene part 2: How does my air purifier work?

Written by Nathalie Leblond

This is the second piece in my two-part series on air quality, and follows on from the first article on why indoor air quality is so important.

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Health and Safety, Air Quality
May 2020

8 important questions you wish you had asked your Disinfection Service provider

Written by Nathalie Leblond

Rentokil Initial offers advice on choosing a professional Disinfection services partner to keep your environment hygienic and disease-free.

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Health and Safety, COVID-19
May 2020

Air Hygiene Part 1: Why is Indoor Air Quality so important?

Written by Nathalie Leblond

In the first part of this two-part blog post, we take a look at why the quality of the air we breathe indoors is so important. In part 2 next week we’ll take a look at how an air purifier actually...

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Health and Safety, Air Quality
March 2020

[UPDATE] Gloves on, or gloves off?

Written by Nathalie Leblond

Towards the end of 2018 I wrote a blog post about the use of nitrile or latex gloves in the food industry as a way of preventing food-borne illnesses. You can read the original post here, but I...

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Health and Safety
November 2019

Don't forget to clean before the holidays

Written by Bakang Kganyago

The holiday season is fast approaching and I know most of us are already thinking about our holiday plans and what we hope to get up to as the curtain closes on another hard year at work. In the...

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Health and Safety
November 2019

Is your spaghetti mop making you sick?

Written by Bakang Kganyago

We normally associate cleaning with good hygiene practices, but what if your cleaning methods and tools could actually be making you sick? There have been several studies over the years detailing...

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Health and Safety

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