Monthly Archives: October 2021

How You Can Keep Kids Healthy This School Year

The Challenge of In-Person Learning As many schools return to in-person learning, preventing COVID-19 infections is a major concern for every district. However, preventing the spread of disease among students and staff isn’t a new challenge; schools are constantly battling outbreaks of flu, norovirus and MRSA. Thorough disinfection plays a crucial role in combatting these… Read More »

How COVID-19 Spreads

How COVID-19 Spreads Through respiratory droplets or small particles, such as those in aerosols, produced when an infected person coughs, sneezes, sings, talks, or breathes. These particles can be inhaled into the nose, mouth, airways, and lungs and cause infection. This is thought to be the main way the virus spreads. Droplets can also land on surfaces and objects… Read More »

Choosing the right solution

Choosing the right solution to handle increased facility disinfections During the pandemic as BSCs and in-house service providers adapt to more frequent and comprehensive cleaning service Before the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, most building service contractors (BSC) preferred to buy rather than rent their cleaning equipment, according to CMM’s 2019 BSC Benchmarking Survey, which showed nearly… Read More »

The Growth of Electrostatic Technology

The Growth of Electrostatic Technology By ISSA Straight Talk with Jeff Cross Traditional spraying applications were up-to-date until the coronavirus hit the world, and virtually overnight innovation has taken over. In this Straight Talk episode, learn how electrostatic technology is becoming standard, especially in larger venues, and how one leading distribution company is embracing change.… Read More »

White House uses EMist Electrostatic Sprayers

White House Disinfected Using EMist Electrostatic Sprayers TruElectrostatic Disinfection™: High touch surfaces disinfected to ensure healthy environment To ensure the safety and health of staff and visitors and to reduce the risk of exposure to the virus that causes COVID-19, the White House staff focuses on disinfecting using EMist Electrostatic Disinfectant Sprayers. EMist also played… Read More »

Preventing the spread of germs in Retail

Preventing the Spread of Germs in Retail The Retail Industry has Changed the way they Clean Since the start of COVID-19 the retail industry has changed the way they clean not only stores, but supply rooms, break rooms, and even their products. Disinfecting was once a simple task that has now turned into one that is as important as selling the products themselves. Stores… Read More »

How to make a cleaning routine easier for operators

Most professional cleaners know that cleaning and disinfecting can be hard on the body. Repetitive motions like scrubbing and pulling the trigger of a spray bottle can cause carpal tunnel, and lifting heavy equipment can cause back problems over time. One injury can affect days of work, which is why it’s important to find equipment… Read More »

How Long Can Coronavirus Really Live on Surfaces?

How Long Can Coronavirus Really Live on Surfaces? Experts Weigh In on New Evidence When the COVID-19 pandemic first began in March numerous beliefs and claims circulated about how long the novel coronavirus lived on surfaces and how long it was infectious. These claims and beliefs led to questions about how often we should be… Read More »

What to Consider Before Buying an Electrostatic Sprayer

Industries using electrostatic sprayers to combat COVID-19 include aviation, education, facility management, government, healthcare, hospitality, retail, sports, and transportation. With such enormous square footage… The post What to Consider Before Buying an Electrostatic Sprayer appeared first on EMist TruElectrostatic Sprayers.

Small Size. Big Performance.

Small Size. Big Performance. EMist Launches the Future of Electrostatic Sprayer Technology EMist® today announced the launch of the EX-7000 TruElectrostatic™ Disinfectant Sprayer. The EX-7000 is lightweight and ergonomic weighing in at just 14.9 pounds making it one-half lighter than other sprayers. Equipped with intelligent Charge Detect™ Technology, the EX-7000 electrostatic sprayer continuously detects the… Read More »