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Getting Rid of Listeria in Your Drains

Drain Foaming

Drains in food production facilities are the most common location that Listeria can be found. A study done by the USDA/FSIS found that 30% of drains in food and beverage production facilities tested positive for Listeria. For this reason it … Continue reading

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Detergents Can Make Clean Cleaner?

Foaming Equipment

Thee are many detergents today on the market. Many factors determine which detergent will work the best with different soils. We discuss some of these factors and how they affect cleaning. Continue reading

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Health Inspectors Are Watching You Wash Your Hands!

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Improper Hand Hygiene Is a Critical Inspection¬†Violation! Local and county health departments conduct local inspections of restaurants, cafeterias, and grocery stores, relying on the FDA Food Code for guidance.¬† The FDA emphasizes the importance of hand hygiene and states in … Continue reading

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Bacteria in Your Hand Soap!

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The hand soap you use to clean your hands may actually be adding bacteria to them! Recent studies have shown that some types of hand soap dispensers in public restrooms can support bacterial growth. In this blog we discuss how to avoid this. Continue reading

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What’s Your Favorite? Paper Towels or Air Dryers

single use paper towel dispenser

This discussion covers several studies that tell the frequency of hand washing. It also discusses sanitary methods of drying your hands after washing them and which ones are the best | Supply Sanitation Systems Continue reading

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