Contaminated surfaces

Contaminated surfaces

Posted on: August 1st 2017    •    Posted in: PC Cleaning

Several scientific studies have shown how germ-ridden office workspaces can be. Computer keyboards alone have been found to harbour more than 200 times as many bacteria than a toilet seat. One US study that featured in the Archives of Environmental and Occupational Health in 2015 looked specifically at ‘fomites’ – objects likely to carry infection […]

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Cleanliness is next to productiveness!

Posted on: July 1st 2017    •    Posted in: PC Cleaning

We’ve all worked with someone whose workspace resembles the filthiest of student digs. Dirty coffee cups, plates and crusty soup bowls vie for space with used tissues, unread trade magazines and stacks of documents waiting to be looked at. Thankfully the office cleaners usually sort out the worst of the mess at the end of […]

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A little bit of dirt…might hurt your profits

Posted on: June 1st 2017    •    Posted in: PC Cleaning

Most of us have grown up believing ‘a little bit of dirt never hurt anyone’. The saying is usually bandied about by parents and grandparents when their little one drops an ice cream on the pavement, then carries on eating it. It’s also backed up by scientific evidence showing that childhood exposure to a good […]

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How clean is your desk?

Posted on: May 10th 2017    •    Posted in: PC Cleaning

If Kim and Aggie from the noughties TV show How Clean Is Your House? were to swab your desk for bacterial samples, you might be horrified at the results. Especially if you’re a woman. Research shows that the typical desktop is about 100 times germier than the average kitchen table. And women’s workspaces tend to […]

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Schools, Colleges & Universities

PC cleaning work for Schools, Colleges & Universities

Posted on: July 15th 2016    •    Posted in: PC Cleaning

Whilst many people go away for their summer holidays in August, Techclean will be busy sanitising PC’s at schools, colleges and universities across the UK. August is always an ideal opportunity for schools to have their PC’s sanitised, ready for the students return in September and we always receive a number of enquiries prior to […]

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Flu – How prepared are you?

Flu – How prepared are you?

Posted on: June 10th 2016    •    Posted in: PC Cleaning

The spread of Super Bugs such as Flu virus A, MRSA and other pathogens continue to receive regular national press coverage with some experts predicting that potentially 1 in 3 of the population will catch the current flu virus this year. Should this materialise this will potentially present a major risk to you, your staff […]

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Keyboards

Keyboards – A Breeding Ground for Colds & Viruses

Posted on: May 19th 2016    •    Posted in: PC Cleaning

With the cold and flu season upon us, the sharing of keyboards and telephones increases the risk of staff picking up germs and being off sick. One way to reduce the risk of cross contamination is to keep this equipment clean and Techclean can provide businesses with a no-obligation quotation, or even a free demonstration […]

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Scientists unveil a new cleaning technology that significantly reduces infection levels on hard surfaces

Posted on: January 19th 2016    •    Posted in: PC Cleaning

Microbiologists at Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust have unveiled the results of a major, eleven month clinical trial into a unique cleaning technology designed to control the spread of microbes in high risk areas. The study compared the current ‘gold standard’ chlorine based disinfectants typically used against the effectiveness of the AzoMaxActive product […]

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