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A Cleaning product called Super 8 offers a tragic lesson on why bleach should not be used for cleaning

The product identified as Super 8 Sodium Hypochlorite Sanitizer manufactured by Autochlor was recently involved in a tragic accident at a Buffalo Wild Wings restaurant.  Sodium hypochlorite is the active ingredient in household bleach.  When concentrated bleach solutions are mixed wit

Luxury Vinyl Tile Flooring: How to protect and maintain LVT

Luxury Vinyl Tile (LVT) flooring is the fastest growing commercial flooring choice. Driving this growth is construction of new facilities and remodels/additions of existing facilities. One only needs to observe the ongoing construction projects with hospitals, schools, senior living f

A Better Way to Clean: Bio-Enzyme Cleaners

Modern cleaning products are evolving to help solve some of the biggest cleaning headaches. The revolution to make cleaning products that work effectively while being safer for people and the environment is fostering innovation. Bio-Enzyme products are an emerging category of green cl

How to Strip Floors with Heavy Wax Build Up

Floors are being stripped less often, so when it comes time to strip, builds ups of 20 or more coats is not out of the question. Floor Stripping is a labor intensive task, with that in mind, we offer some guidance on what type of stripper to select when you have heavy buildups on floo

Remove coffee & beverage stains from carpet and prevent them from coming back

When it comes to caring for carpet, one of the biggest challenges is getting out spots and stains. A very common and troublesome type of carpet stain comes from beverages, whether it be coffee, juice drinks, red wine, sport drinks, soda or energy drinks. What’s worse, sometimes

Do All Floor Degreasers have to be Corrosive?

If your company is a manufacturer or service company where floors get greasy and oily, you most certainly are using an industrial degreaser of some kind.  It turns out that most of the degreasers used on floors to remove grease and oil are classified as CORROSIVE. Are there alternativ

How to fix slippery gym floors

Gym floors that become slippery can be a serious problem.  Sports floors that lack the necessary traction can result in injuries that sideline athletes.  This can be a serious issue that gets attention of top administrators and concerned parents. To prevent floors from becoming a safe

Disinfecting Against Candida Auris (C. Auris)

A relatively new, drug resistant pathogen called Candida Auris (C. Auris) has recently been making headlines related to infection outbreaks in hospital and nursing homes. What is it? Candida auris is an emerging fungal pathogen that causes serious infections and has been responsible f

Disinfect to Prevent Ringworm

At Multi-Clean, we receive a number of technical service inquiries on what disinfectants are appropriate to prevent the transmission of ringworm.  This post will describe ringworm, who gets it, and how to disinfect to prevent the spread of ringworm. Ringworm is NOT caused by a worm no

Electrostatic Spray Application of Disinfectants

A New Tool For Healthcare to help prevent the spread of contagious illness and Healthcare Acquired Infections Illnesses which are Costly to Hospitals and Care Facilities: Hospitals, nursing homes and other care facilities have made great strides in reducing the spread of infectious il