Product Spotlight: Step into the future of cleaning with the robotic Tennant T7 AMR Micro-Rider Floor Scrubber

For large facilities, finding and training full-time floor care technicians can be difficult and costly. Maintex customers are getting huge benefits from the futuristic Tennant T7 AMR Micro-Rider Floor Scrubber - an efficient, self-driving, robotic floor care solution.

How-To: Hand Washing

Hand washing is one of the best ways to protect yourself from getting sick. It also reduces the spread of germs to your coworkers, customers, family, and friends. Unfortunately, many of us get into poor hand hygiene habits, using only a rushed rinse of water or a quick swipe with the soap.

Effective hand washing may take a tiny bit of extra time (about 30 seconds total), but it will protect your health in the long run. Do yourself a favor and form a solid hand washing habit with proper timing and techniques.

Leader Letter: A Recipe for Business Success

A recipe is a method for achieving a desired outcome. We use recipes in many ways; in cooking, for business development, and in planning our lives. In any domain that we are using a "recipe," we need the same components of success.

Product Spotlight: Battery-free odor control with the Rubbermaid TCell™ System

When a customer enters your business, you want to make a positive first impression. A clean, fresh fragrance can make a big impact. The battery-free TCellcontinuous odor control system makes odor control in your business nearly effortless.

Case Study: San Bernardino school custodian says Kaivac is "the future of cleaning"

Keeping schools clean is an important job and the Kaivac No-Touch Cleaning System makes it simple.

4 Tips to Combat Dumpster Odors

Summer in Southern California is hot and when it comes to managing your facility's garbage, heat can exacerbate garbage odors. Customers and residents will respond negatively to unpleasant odors, so we're sharing our four favorite tips for keeping funky smells at bay.

Product Spotlight: A modern customizable commercial recycling system

Did you know that of the 254 million tons of trash generated in the US each year, nearly half of that trash comes from commercial facilities? Rubbermaid Configure™ is a completely customizable recycling system that can be tailored to your space and will result in lower hauling costs.

The Rubbermaid Configure™ system is a set of decorative refuse containers that are adaptable and fully customizable to provide the ideal recycling solution for every business. You can choose from a range of features including size, lid type, labels, custom colors and logos, configuration, and so much more.

Behind the Clean: Hydrogen Peroxide Cleaners

What makes hydrogen peroxide cleaners perfect for your needs?

They are powerful, versatile multi-purpose cleaners and degreasers that don't contain any toxic chemicals, so they are safe for daily use.

Four Features for Choosing the Right Can Liner

Many facilities are using up to 30% more can liner than they actually need. Did you know you can save thousands of dollars by switching to the right can liners?

Using the wrong liner can result in unnecessary hazards, and wasted money. A liner that’s too small may fall into the receptacle or be stretched to the point of tearing, making more work for your staff. A bag that’s too big or stronger than necessary can dramatically increase your overall supply costs.

So how do you choose the right can liner?

Product Spotlight: Upgrade your mop and bucket with the compact and efficient i-Mop

If your company is still using a mop and bucket to clean floors, you're not alone. Over 70% of floors are still cleaned with a mop & bucket. But there are some major downsides to this conventional method. Not only is mopping tediously labor intensive, it often simply spreads dirt around instead of removing it. Conventional mopping also poses a slip and fall hazard due to wet floors.

For smaller spaces that need a cleaning upgrade, the compact i-Mop is our most popular choice. The i-Mop combines the maneuverability of a mop with the cleaning performance and speed of a walk-behind floor scrubber.