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Obituary: David A S Clark

Obituary: David A S Clark

We are saddened to report on the passing of David A S Clark, a respected and much-loved figure in the cleaning industry. Born in Walthamstow, London in 1935, David – or ‘Bilko’...
Loo of the Year entries close 31 July

Loo of the Year entries close 31 July

The closing date for entries for the 2019 Loo of the Year Awards, the annual competition to find the best places ‘to go’ in the UK, Republic of Ireland, Channel Islands and the Isle of...
Biffa guilty of exporting banned waste to China

Biffa guilty of exporting banned waste to China

Biffa has been convicted of breaking the law by labelling household rubbish as ‘waste paper’ and exporting it to China. The Environment Agency investigated the bundles, and found that...
Serial toilet clogger jailed

Serial toilet clogger jailed

An American man has been jailed for 150 days, handed three years’ probation, 100 hours of community service and a $5,500 (£4,354) fine for deliberately blocking women’s toilets. ...
Jangro’s new catalogue: a closer look

Jangro’s new catalogue: a closer look

This summer sees the launch of Jangro’s brand new Cleaning & Hygiene Supplies 2019/20 catalogue. Available both online and as a hard copy, it’s packed with the latest innovative and...
Bradford MP opens Christeyns’ new facility

Bradford MP opens Christeyns’ new facility

Chemicals specialist Christeyns’ brand new engineering facility at Cutler Heights, Bradford, has been officially opened by Judith Cummins, MP for Bradford South. This new location will...
DCA celebrates fifth birthday

DCA celebrates fifth birthday

British Cleaning Council (BCC) member the Domestic Cleaning Alliance (DCA) is celebrating its fifth anniversary in 2019. Founded in 2014 by Stephen Munton, the DCA’s mission is to support...
ISSA merges with GBAC

ISSA merges with GBAC

Worldwide cleaning industry association, ISSA, has announced that it and the Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC) have agreed to merge, with the GBAC effective immediately now known as...
Mirius makes the SME Export Fast Track 100

Mirius makes the SME Export Fast Track 100

Coventry-based cleaning and hygiene product manufacturer, Mirius, has placed 67 in the coveted 2019 Sunday Times 100 Fastest Growing SME Exporters league table. The league table ranks...
Sales team boost for growing company

Sales team boost for growing company

Washroom services specialist, Simply Washrooms, has increased its sales support with four new appointments to its sales team. Jay Nicolson, Shindey Ahluwalia, Mike Merriman and Bryan Revell have...

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