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Three Tips for Hazard Communication Compliance

Three Tips for Hazard Communication Compliance

Does your hotel staff know how to properly handle the hazardous chemicals they are exposed to every day? Earlier this year, a hotel in Rochester, N.Y., faced this question when a dangerous vapor cloud formed after hotel staff mixed chlorine ...

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Eco-Friendly Carpet Cleaning Tips

Eco-Friendly Carpet Cleaning Tips

With so much ground to cover, finding a way to keep carpets in tip-top shape for guests while also considering the environment is no small feat. Doug Berjer, brand manager for floorcare cleaning equipment manufacturer Tornado Industries, chatted with LODGING ...

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Determining the Proper Order to Clean Guestrooms

Determining the Proper Order to Clean Guestrooms

Many housekeeping attendants often express confusion about the proper order in which guestrooms should be cleaned each day. The ideal order should be based on ensuring the front desk has an appropriate inventory of clean and vacant rooms to assign ...

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The Upside of Ozone Laundry Systems

The Upside of Ozone Laundry Systems

Just three oxygen atoms but oh so much to talk about. That’s ozone for you. In the earth’s upper atmosphere, it is a necessity and protects us all from UV radiation. Here at ground level, it can cause mayhem as ...

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Eliminating Linen and Amenity Theft

Eliminating Linen and Amenity Theft

Theft of housekeeping supplies is detrimental to the department’s bottom line. Here are some suggestions to help housekeeping managers minimize housekeeping losses. Keep housekeeping closets and storage rooms locked. Some guests will seize an opportunity to raid supplies. Restrict access ...

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