10 Tips to Make Your Business Greener

Posted on September 14th, 2017 in EcoSource Commercial Cleaning Blog | Facilities News.

If you’re environmentally conscious, you may be wondering how you can reduce your company’s carbon footprint. Don’t worry, EcoSource has you covered. Check out these 10 easy ways you can reduce your facility’s carbon footprint. 1. Take an alternate way to work/encourage carpooling and other ways to get to work This is the first step which doesn’t take place inside of the facility of your company, but it’s a no-brainer. Any way that you can encourage carpooling, taking a bike […]

How to get Great Employees (And Keep Them)

Posted on September 4th, 2017 in EcoSource Commercial Cleaning Blog | Facilities News.

Employee retention is a hot topic amongst many companies, especially when it comes to businesses that experience high turnover rates. Keeping good employees is important – and knowing how to keep them can be equally as important. Employee retention can’t be whittled down to just one thing. However, one of the biggest driving factor for a higher employee retention rate is employee happiness. While you can’t bend over backwards to make everyone happy on all fronts, there are sacrifices that […]

Is hand sanitizer effective?

Posted on August 31st, 2017 in EcoSource Commercial Cleaning Blog | Facilities News.

Hand sanitizer may seem a bit like a craze. Everyone has a bottle somewhere, and it seems like lots of places have adopted hand sanitizer in lieu of actual soap and water. This may leave you wondering, how effective is hand sanitizer? Is it more effective than soap and water at killing germs? Let’s look at some of the numbers. Studies have shown that hand sanitizer with an alcohol concentration between 60-95% are more effective than hand sanitizers that have […]

The office breakroom may have unexpected health hazards

Posted on August 7th, 2017 in EcoSource Commercial Cleaning Blog | Facilities News.

According to a study conducted in 2012 by Kimberly-Clark Professional, you may be surprised where the germs in your office may reside. Here’s a hint: it’s actually not the bathroom. The majority of germs and bacteria is actually where food may be prepared and eaten. Break rooms and kitchens are at the top of the list for being the worst offenders of germs at the office. You may be shocked to find out that the dirtiest surface of all is […]

Does the quality of indoor air affect your health?

Does the quality of indoor air affect your health?

Posted on June 22nd, 2017 in EcoSource Commercial Cleaning Blog | Facilities News.

Many years ago, I worked in a 24-story building in the heart of downtown Boston. My office was on the 16th floor. Into my second year, I became and remained ill for several months with colds, sinus problems and an ear infection that would not go away despite several rounds of antibiotics. Even then, it occurred to me that being in a closed environment without access to fresh air could not be healthy. My lingering cold symptoms seemed to affirm […]

How to: Prevent spread of cold and flu at work

How to: Prevent spread of cold and flu at work

Posted on December 9th, 2016 in EcoSource Commercial Cleaning Blog | Facilities News, Services.

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3M recognizes EcoSource!

Posted on May 12th, 2016 in EcoSource Commercial Cleaning Blog | Facilities News.

Proud moment! One of our largest clients, 3M, recognized EcoSource and the outstanding service delivered by their cleaning crew in their monthly magazine! What an honor! Keep up the great work, Jorge Varela and your crew!!

Office Health Risks & what to do about it

Posted on May 9th, 2016 in EcoSource Commercial Cleaning Blog | Facilities News.

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Here’s the Correct Way to Use Hand Sanitizer, According to Science

Posted on May 2nd, 2016 in EcoSource Commercial Cleaning Blog | Facilities News, Uncategorized.

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Study says jet hand dryers spread 1,300 times more germs than paper towels

Posted on April 18th, 2016 in EcoSource Commercial Cleaning Blog | Facilities News.

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