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How To Create Healthier Offices for Employees Post COVID-19

How To Create Healthier Offices for Employees Post COVID-19 As vaccination rates increase across the country, businesses are preparing to return their teams to the office. In many fields, working together in the same space can produce powerful benefits, including encouraging collaboration and innovation. Recent surveys, however, suggest major hesitancy among American employees. One survey found only 22% of workers feel positive about returning to the workplace. This anxiety is understandable, as Read more [...]

What we know now about COVID-19

April 30, 2021 by  
Filed under Blog, Cleaning Tips and Tricks, Environmental Quality

What we know now about COVID-19 How COVID-19 spreads:  The Sars-Cov-2 virus is transmitted from person to person by direct contact, through the air (either through droplets or fine airborne particles) and via surfaces. However, recent research suggests that the risk of transmissions via surfaces is significantly lower compared to direct or airborne infection. It is still not clear, however, how these findings translate in the real world. The risk changes depending on how much of the virus was Read more [...]

What is Disinfection Anyways? Germs Post COVID-19

What is Disinfection Anyways? Germs Post COVID-19 Following the COVID-19 outbreak, disinfection has become a key buzzword in public health, providing assurance for safety in shared spaces. But what exactly is disinfection, and how is it different from regular cleaning? And what does effective disinfection entail? We break down the science behind the disinfection process, and how to assess whether your own disinfection methods are really making a difference. Cleaning vs. sanitizing vs. disinfecting: Not Read more [...]

When the Flu meets COVID-19: How to Keep the Twindemic at Bay

When the Flu meets COVID-19: How to Keep the "Twindemic" at Bay As the COVID-19 pandemic continues in South Florida, the region now faces yet another pending public health threat—the flu virus. November to February marks the traditional flu season. Fortunately, the number of local reports remain low so far. However, this luck may not hold once Florida enters the typical height of the season between December and January.  Such a spike in flu cases will add an additional strain to the already delicate Read more [...]

COVID-19: Why Cleaning Needs to Change to Keep Us Safe

COVID-19: Why Cleaning Needs to Change to Keep Us Safe COVID-19 continues to spread throughout South Florida. The region has become one of the country’s major epicenters in this pandemic. Meanwhile, the process of developing and distributing a vaccine inoculating us from the virus will take months. This may not be viable until next year. Changing the way we live and work remains our best protection. This includes changing the way we clean facilities to protect occupants. Months into the crisis, Read more [...]

The Power of Electrostatic Sprayers Against COVID-19

The Power of Electrostatic Sprayers Against COVID-19 From airplane cabins to classrooms, electrostatic spray disinfection has emerged as a technological hero following the outbreak of COVID-19. This tool allows the electrostatic spray operator to distribute disinfectant more thoroughly and efficiently than ever before. This has made the equipment invaluable in the fight against the current coronavirus outbreak. So how do electrostatic sprayers work, and why have they proven so effective during Read more [...]

COVID-19: How cleaning and disinfecting helps you get back to business

To combat the spread of COVID-19, companies have closed their facilities and switched to working remotely. Though the end of the tunnel may feel far away, this quarantine won't last forever. Businesses should start planning ahead for returning to work. With this in mind, check out our COVID-19 commercial cleaning, disinfecting and maintenance checklist for getting back to business. Read more [...]

First Two Cases of COVID-19 in Florida: How SparkleTeam is Preventing Infection

First Two Cases of COVID-19 in Florida: How SparkleTeam is Preventing Infection Florida officials have reported the state's first two cases of Coronavirus COVID-19 over the weekend. The two cases involve a resident in Hillsborough County and one in Manatee County. So far, the state has tested 23 people for the new coronavirus. They are also currently monitoring 184 people who may have been exposed. To date, no cases have been confirmed in the tri-county area of Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade Read more [...]

Coronavirus Fact vs. Fiction: Protection and Prevention Tips against COVID-19

We’ve gathered the essential facts you need to know about the new Coronavirus strain, COVID-19, plus good practices to keep you safe during such outbreaks. Read more [...]

Try These Easy Tips For Boosting Your Environmental Health

Now is a great time to reinvest in New Year health resolutions. A healthy lifestyle, however, means more than eating right and exercising. The surrounding environment can have a major impact on one’s well-being. This makes re-evaluating the environmental conditions of your facility crucial for supporting the health of your occupants. With this in mind, we’ve gathered our favorite tips to improving the environmental wellness of your building. Read more [...]

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