Conquering the Great Outdoors
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Conquering the Great Outdoors

As summer gets into full swing—and especially with many indoor venues not fully open following the pandemic shutdown—it’s time to look at the best ways to be sure your outdoor areas are providing a clean, healthy environment. With this in mind, below are tips on cleaning procedures for outside areas and equipment to help make...

Welcome Back!
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Welcome Back!

Providing and Promoting Your Clean, Healthy Facility After the COVID-19 Shutdown As businesses start to reopen following the COVID-19 pandemic shutdown, the need to reassure facility workers and visitors that they are safe reigns paramount. This reassurance takes two forms: First are the physical actions you must take to provide the cleanest, healthiest environment possible....

Flushed and Confused
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Flushed and Confused

Are flushable wipes really flushable?   To Flush or Not to Flush, that is the question—and the disagreement that continues to pit many municipalities, plumbers and other entities that deal with sewers against some wipe manufacturers. Two for One Whether or not a wipe is considered flushable largely depends on who is testing it—and what...

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MCL Earns Prestigious 2019 Trailblazer Award

MCL Sustainable Cleaning Solutions earned the 2019 Trailblazer Award from Canada-based Balpex, Inc. MCL was named a Trailblazer for showing three consecutive years of business growth and was one of only five companies to earn the prestigious award. The Trailblazer Award recognizes companies that show outstanding and sustained growth through entrepreneurship. The award was presented...

COVID-19: Where We Go From Here Is Up to US
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COVID-19: Where We Go From Here Is Up to US

That there is nothing sexy about the janitorial industry is a truth most of us accepted when we entered it and have lived with ever since. So it was surely “different” to find myself sought after by such media as CTV, CHCH and CBC radio to tape live segments on some of their most popular shows...

It’s Time to Make the Connection
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It’s Time to Make the Connection

Sustainability is a topic that has been important for, well, probably forever. However, it is only in the last few years that it has received the focus it deserves from the world at large. The reality is finally starting to sink in: We cannot continue to waste resources at our current pace and expect Mother...

Clean Up With Automation
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Clean Up With Automation

Amazing new smart technologies have taken the world by storm, and this time, the cleaning industry is not merely struggling to keep up,  but in many instances, setting the innovation pace. The cleaning industry is already among the largest users of robotics, and it does not appear to be slowing down anytime soon. The cleaning...

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12 Benefits Your Distributor Should Offer

Or It Is Time to Find a New One My friend knew a facility manager who was using a power washer to clean up the outside of his facility in preparation for a tour his boss was giving for potential investors the next day. Suddenly, the washer started leaking. Knowing a bit about equipment, the...

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Top 10 Ways to Reach Zero Waste

Every smart company is interested in reducing its footprint on the earth by developing ways to reduce waste and preserve resources for future generations. It’s the right thing to do—and it’s good business: Research proves today’s purchasers want to buy from companies that practice sustainable processes in their day-to-day business. This drive to be more...