Healthy Clean Workplaces


VIDEO: DR Gerba – Bathroom Hygiene

Thursday, 19 May 2011, 4.08 pm.

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Bird Flu Pandemic

Thursday, 19 May 2011, 12.34 pm.

Media coverage about bird flu and a possible flu pandemic might seem alarming. While some are taking the prospect with... View More >>

Cleaning your Computer

Thursday, 19 May 2011, 9.50 am.

In everyday use, a computer screen accumulates dust, dirt, and fingerprints. An occasional cleaning is definitely in order. The correct... View More >>

Protect your office from becoming a comfortable spot for bacteria to grow

Monday, 19 July 2010, 4.13 pm.

How can you protect your office from becoming a comfortable spot for bacteria to grow? Dr Charles P. Gerba, a... View More >>

Leading Microbiologist links absenteeism in work and schools to basic hygiene

Monday, 19 July 2010, 2.52 pm.

World renowned expert on bacteria and viruses Dr Charles Gerba is calling on New Zealand workplace and education facilities to... View More >>

The Real Dirt on Desks

Wednesday, 19 May 2010, 9.49 am.

One of the worst places for bacteria in an office is on the average desk or workstation. University of Arizona... View More >>

The Green Cleaning Movement

Wednesday, 20 January 2010, 2.17 pm.

The Green Cleaning movement has gained momentum around the world – there is strong demand from governments, companies and the... View More >>

Unclean Offices Concern Workers

Thursday, 19 May 2005, 12.35 pm.

A 2005 survey of tenants by an American company ‘ServiceMaster Clean’ found that unclean offices are a major concern of... View More >>

Filthy Desks in Offices Spark Disease Warning

Wednesday, 19 May 2004, 12.37 pm.

Office workers would be better off eating their lunch in the lavatory because of the filthy state of most desks,... View More >>

Does a wipe-a-day wipe out germs

Saturday, 19 May 2001, 12.35 pm.

With more care in the office and good hygiene habits – germs might not be wiped out completely, but they... View More >>