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  • How to buy cleaning products

    24 July 2019 By Kelly Snee, Category Buyer - Cleaning

    As the summer is finally here (yippee!) most of our attentions now turn to the cleaning regime as that deep summer clean looms over us. Instead of burying our heads in the…well…dust, we thought it would be helpful outlining the top three points to consider before purchasing cleaning products.

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    Innovative Cleaning

    24 June 2019 By Jonathan Carr, Assistant Category Buyer - Cleaning and Hygiene

    Before we can evaluate effectiveness of disinfectant, we must first acknowledge what a disinfectant is. Well, a disinfectant is defined as an agent that eliminates any disease causing micro-organisms and their spores. Or, more simply, a liquid chemical that destroys bacteria.

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  • Time to stop bashing the plastics

    11 December 2018 By James Lee, Managing Director of Cromwell Polythene

    Ditching plastics would be a knee jerk and an unsustainable response to recent negative press, says Cromwell Polythene managing director James Lee.

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    Thank Your Cleaner Day

    17 October 2018 By Jonathan Carr, Assistant Category Buyer

    Cleaning is one of the most important industries in the world but is unfortunately often undervalued by many of us who benefit from the service provided by our cleaners.

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  • YPO Cares

    Introducing YPO care

    01 August 2017 By Fiona Wilkins, Corporate Communications Manager

    In April, we excitingly launched our first ever catalogue specifically designed for workers in the care industry.

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  • Handwashing

    Five ways to make handwashing fun

    08 December 2016 By Kelly Snee - Category buyer, Cleaning

    We all know how important it is for adults and kids to wash their hands. Everyday thousands of children are absent from school due to minor illnesses, often spread through poor hand hygiene.

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  • Vacuum Cleaner

    Why new eco-vacuums outshine old high-powered ones

    14 July 2015 By Kelly Snee, Buyer - Cleaning

    If your vacuum cleaner has broken down after a hard season of spring cleaning, you may be concerned that your eco-friendly replacement won’t be up to the job. But you needn’t worry…

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