Put Your Hands Together (and Then Scrub with Soap and Water) for Global Handwashing Day on October 15th

 This coming Sunday, October 15th, is Global Handwashing Day. Now in its 10th year, this is a day dedicated to increasing awareness worldwide about the importance of good hand hygiene as an effective way to discourage the spread of disease. This year’s theme is “Our Hands, Our Future!” At Sunshine, we know how important it

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The Real Value of a Clean Building [Infographic]

Keeping your building clean is about more than simply making it look good. It also helps maintain the health and wellbeing of everyone who lives in it, works in it, and uses it—increasing productivity by up to 8% each year and reducing the $16 billion in lost revenue sick days cost Canadian businesses annually. The

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3 Ways a Clean Bathroom Benefits Your Business

Which areas would you say are the most important to keep clean? If you said the lobby or the staff kitchen you’d be right, but don’t forget to add the bathroom to your top-tier list! In one survey, 86% of customers said they wouldn’t return to a place if the bathrooms weren’t up to pa­­r

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5 Things You Need to Do When Evaluating Professional Cleaning Companies

You want your business space to make a good first impression with anyone who passes by or comes in, whether they’re a member of your staff or a VIP guest. When it comes to finding a professional cleaning company to keep your building looking welcoming and inviting, it’s not just about finding a cleaner. It’s

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3 Ways to Boost Hand Hygiene

When you’re up against this year’s flu, remember that the best offence is a good defence. You need to intercept bacteria before they’re able to get through and spread to everyone around you. One of the most effective tools in your arsenal is good hand hygiene, which (alongside measures like touch point cleaning) helps you

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Winning the War Against Germs: 3 Benefits of Office Touch Point Cleaning

98% of workers are stricken down by illnesses each year, which decreases overall productivity and results in lost revenue for businesses.  Touch points – high-traffic contact spots like door handles – are a major source of cross infection due to their frequent usage. Combined with disciplined personal hygiene, touch point cleaning effectively reduces the spread

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