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The Witch’s Broom Gets Upgraded for 2012

The Witch’s Broom Gets Upgraded for 2012

Every Halloween for hundreds of years, goblins, ghouls and witches take to the streets to reign terror on unsuspecting citizens. One of the most iconic images of Halloween, aside from the toothy grin of a Jack-o-Lantern, is a haggard, wart-nosed...

National Food Safety Month: Week 2- Handwashing

National Food Safety Month: Week 2- Handwashing

Editors Note: The second week of National Food Safety Month focuses on “Preventing Cross-Contamination Through Handwashing”. In addition to the activities and training guides that can be found on the official website, we at RJ Schinner are doing our part...

C. Diff Deaths Require Action From Healthcare Industry

C. Diff Deaths Require Action From Healthcare Industry

When the sick and injured are hospitalized, the last thing that they expect is to contract a fatal infection. Frighteningly, that’s exactly what the trend has been throughout the last two decades. Clostridium difficile, or C. diff, is a spore-forming...

CDC Issue Precautions on Swine Flu at Agricultural Fairs

CDC Issue Precautions on Swine Flu at Agricultural Fairs

With the late summer/early fall state and county fair season in full swing, the CDC issues precautions against viral infections around livestock. The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are asking people attending agricultural fairs to take precautions...

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Clorox Healthcare™ Bleach Germicidal Wipes Receive U.S. EPA Registration to Kill Clostridium difficile Spores in Three Minutes

Eariler this month, Clorox released news that their germicidal wipes had recived EPA registration to kill C. Difficile. The press release states: OAKLAND, Calif., July 12, 2012 – Clorox Professional Products Company, a division of The Clorox Company (NYSE: CLX),...

Top Restroom Complaints

When polled, the top five most common restroom complaints that commercial office facility managers received were odor problems — particularly urine odor — and visibly dirty floors. Urine Odor Odor problems are the types of complaints that are directly related...

RJ Schinner Website and Blog an Invauable Resource to Cleaners

RJ Schinner Website and Blog an Invauable Resource to Cleaners

Sanitary Maintenance tracks the rise of online distribution. The role of wholesalers as a valued partner for jan/san distributors has increased in recent years, thanks to rising order minimums put in place by manufacturers. With warehouse space at a premium,...

RJ Schinner’s Real Time Purchasing Power

RJ Schinner’s Real Time Purchasing Power

While the days of dictating purchasing orders over the phone and waiting for catalogs in the mail haven’t disappeared, the faster pace of business and the necessity of real-time digital communication have driven wholesalers to augment their customer service offerings...