The recent announcement that AHRI and the United Nations Environment Program had agreed on co-operative development of the so-called "refrigerant driving license" has been greeted favorably in Europe. European cooling contractors body AREA was instrumental in inspiring...
Summer is the time of year for pollen, cut grass, pet dander and dust. In other words, it's a time of year when allergens are at an all-time high, which can significantly impact your tenants' experience when they come into work.
Air travel is not the most sanitary experience: Super-tight seating arrangements force hordes of humans with all types of coughs, colds and questionable hygiene habits into one tiny space to share air, armrests and all the germs that come with travel.
A survey of parents with school-age children found that 67 percent of parents reported their kids were sick within the first month of returning to school in the fall. Not only can classrooms be filled with germs, but the kids unknowingly...
Parents and other people who come to visit babies in the newborn intensive care unit are sometimes carrying a potentially deadly germ on their clothing, researchers report. They found respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) on 4 percent of samples taken from the clothing of visitors...
Portland Lloyd, the former head custodian at Delaware Elementary School in Springfield, Missouri, said this year's mold problem was as bad as she's ever seen it. Lloyd, who left the elementary school to take another job, said desks in the school were covered in mold growth...
Cuts to the cleaning budget at School District No. 46 (SD46) in British Columbia, Canada, have left custodians unable to clean schools as deeply as they would like over the summer. At the end of the previous school year, SD46 cut roughly CAN$80,000 from the cleaning...
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