health and safety

Tennier Sanitation tips on workplace health and safety

Workplace safety: 6 steps to a smarter program

    Safety guidelines are important for all kinds of workspaces Many of us think of ‘workplace safety’ as the kind of thing that really only matters for industrial or manufacturing workplaces: It’s easy to understand why safety would be important in facilities with big equipment, or hazardous chemicals, or huge warehouses that require motorized […]

how better cleaning in facilities management means better bottom line

Better facilities cleaning means significant cost savings

Facilities management: The cost of poor cleaning can be greater than you realize. It’s always been true that cleaner commercial facilities, like retail operations, lobbies and office buildings, tend to outperform poorly-cleaned or slightly-neglected facilities. But after a year of the pandemic, with the average person so much more aware of the need for adequate […]

Why household cleaners aren't enough at the office

The right cleaning product: Why household cleaners aren’t enough at work

Workplaces need what industrial cleaning products deliver. In the past year, most of us have learned more about cleaning and disinfecting than we ever thought we’d have to: The difference between ‘cleaning’, ‘sanitizing’ and ‘disinfecting’; the importance of using products that are Health Canada certified effective against coronavirus; and even what concentration of alcohol is […]

Employee hand care in winter

The weather’s getting colder, and your employees are outside more. Their hands need protection.

Hand moisturizer: Not just a ‘nice to have’ in the winter Whether your region is still allowing patio-based dining, moving to curb-side pickup, or simply doing more home deliveries, your employees are spending more time outside right now. Many employees report their hands are already feeling irritated, dry or chafed from more frequent handwashing and […]

Tennier Sanitation on eco-friendly alternatives to salt

Environmentally-sustainable snow and ice melting: It IS possible.

A whole new way to melt the ice. It can be a tough balancing act: How can you ensure you have safe walkway and parking areas, and keep your workshops productive during freezing weather, while at the same time ensuring you’re meeting corporate guidelines regarding price and environmental sustainability? As we’ve discussed before, sand and […]

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Disinfecting: What you need to know about the cleaners you’re using

    Keeping coronavirus at bay means knowing what you’re using Back in March, when everyone was panic-buying cleaning supplies for both their home and their workplace, no one could keep bleach-based products in stock: Everyone assumed that the best way to ensure their surfaces weren’t contaminated was to just spray everything with bleach. And […]

Tennier Sanitation Pine Clean disinfectant

Tennier Pine-Clean Disinfectant: Health Canada Certified

Tennier Pine-Clean now certified by Health Canada as effective against coronavirus. We’re pleased to announce that Tennier’s Pine-Clean disinfectant cleaner, has been certified by Health Canada as being effective against coronavirus. (For more information about Health Canada’s certification process and database, click here. To look at the Tennier Pine-Clean listing specifically, just search by DIN […]