Do you know what “quat binding” is? No, it isn’t the latest style of shapeware or the some new kind of leg exercise. Quats, short for quaternary compounds, are effective surface disinfectants commonly used to clean medical environments. While not a green product, quats are effective at germ killing. Improper use of quats, however, can ..
Earth Day is celebrated in more than 192 countries each year and focuses on environmental protection. Some support this cause by planting trees, recycling, and educating others about the planet. As a leader in healthy clean, what are we doing to support the environment? As part of the Coverall® System our Franchised Businesses use hospital grade ..
Have you ever watched a janitor slop around a smelly old string mop on a dirty floor then dip it back into a bucket of dirty water? It’s quite a turn-off, especially when you realize that same bucket of dirty mop water goes from room to room throughout your office. Even worse, the janitor might ..
Are janitors high tech? You might not think so, but professional cleaning is a science. One of the more exciting developments has been the introduction of microfiber in professional cleaning. Microfiber has become a superstar of the professional cleaning world for good reason. Here are five ways cleaning with microfiber is almost magical. Holds up ..
When you think of commercial cleaning, air quality is probably not the first thing that crosses your mind, but the truth is that indoor air quality (IAQ) is affected by a surprising commercial cleaning source: carpet maintenance. Dr. Charles Gerba, University of Arizona microbiology researcher and Coverall spokesperson, conducted a study in which a group ..
At Coverall Health-Based Cleaning System®, we take pride in our innovative commercial cleaning technology and system. We are especially proud of the Champion level recognition we’ve received from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The EPA introduced a Safer Detergents Stewardship Initiative (SDSI) to recognize environmental leaders who voluntarily commit to the use of safer surfactants. Safer surfactants ..
Indoor Air Quality might not be on your radar when you think about how your office or facility is cleaned but it should be. “Sick building syndrome” is when people complain of symptoms such as eye, nose and throat irritation; neuro-toxic or general health problems; skin irritation; nonspecific hypersensitivity reactions; and odor and taste sensation. ..
Coverall believes cleaning green and effective Cleaning for the Unseen® level are compatible goals. We’ve rolled up our sleeves, studied, and learned that a complete cleaning program must remove waste materials to reduce the spread and growth of germs. We’ve put in the work and the research to create a cleaning and removal program that ..