Category: Jan/San

NFSM Week 3: Can 9,000 Deaths a Year Be Avoided? 12

NFSM Week 3: Can 9,000 Deaths a Year Be Avoided?

Editors Note: This is the third installment of a special series related to September’s National Food Safety Month. View the postings for Week One and Week Two to stay caught up on all things food safety! Welcome to Week Three...

Cleaning Shortcuts Come at a High Cost 15

Cleaning Shortcuts Come at a High Cost

There is a new trend sweeping the nation called “skip cleaning” that’s gained popularity in the post-recession world of cleaning. The idea is, by cutting back on cleaning, you’ll save money on electricity, cleaning supplies, and commercial cleaning labor costs....

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New study finds schools are unprepared for pandemics

A new study published in the American Journal of Infection Control finds that 40% of schools in the United States are unprepared for a new pandemic. “Less than half of U.S. schools address pandemic preparedness in their school plan, and...

September is National Food Safety Month 18

September is National Food Safety Month

SCA is proud to be the sole sponsor of the National Restaurant Association’s 18th Annual National Food Safety Month (NFSM), which kicks off Sept. 1. The theme of this year’s focus is “Be Safe- Don’t Cross Contaminate”, and will emphasize...

Odorless Healthcare Facilities are Better for Visitor Experience 21

Odorless Healthcare Facilities are Better for Visitor Experience

Cleaner smelling healthcare facilities leave visitors and patients with a better impression of the care they receive. Visitors can gauge a facility’s effort in addressing those concerns by simply looking at the space. How a healthcare facility is maintained reflects...

Prevent Infections in Health Care Facilites 30

Prevent Infections in Health Care Facilites

Preventing infections in health care facilities has always been a top concern of health care providers and professionals. Health care-associated infections (HAIs) continue to plague facilities in the United States. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimate that...

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Venus Products Discontinuation. Now Earth Friendly.

Venus Products will be discontinued and will be now branded as Earth Friendly products. From today’s press release: “Venus Laboratories had operated under the Venus Laboratories name from 1967 to 2007. In 2007 we officially began doing business as Earth...

If They Make My Lab Smell Good, They Will Work Anywhere 23

If They Make My Lab Smell Good, They Will Work Anywhere

The Fresh Products line, including Eco Fresh products, are a great opportunity.  Don’t take our word for it, though.  Sheila Earley, Lab Director for the Summerville Commissioners of Public Works in Summerville, South Carolina has the run down for you....

Get Your Q3 Rebates In! 8

Get Your Q3 Rebates In!

Your 3rd quarter rebates are due on October 31st.  Contact us if you need any assistance.  Make sure you get your money!