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Keep up with the latest news and updates from National Wiper Alliance, as well as important changes and trends in the non-woven rag and wiper industry.


Cloth Towels Vs Paper Towels: Why Paper Towels Are Better

You can save your business money by using cloth towels over paper towels. However, some downsides come with that difference in cost. One of them is that cloth towels can pick up bacteria, leading to various illnesses. They can then spread this around the area of your business if they are not washed immediately after…

The Benefits of Quality Wiping Products

In an office setting, there’s always a need for quality cleaning products and quality wiping products, particularly for the office’s janitorial supply. It’s estimated that between two and 10 million germs live in the average person’s elbows and fingertips. With so many germs, it’s essential to have items like antimicrobial towels and antibacterial wipes. Here’s…

Are Paper Towels Better Than Air Dryers for Hand Hygiene?

Hand washing is one of the most recognized means to fight diseases. You will find most health agencies, like the World Health Organization (WHO) recommending frequent hand washing in both clinical and non-clinical environments. Unfortunately, research shows that one out of every five people does not wash their hands. Still, at least the number is…

The Best Janitorial Supplies to Keep Your Office Clean

The recent COVID 19 pandemic has taught us a few things about keeping our office spaces clean. The right janitorial supplies help to promote a clean workspace. We carry must-have janitorial supplies that every office environment should have on-hand.  Here are some tips on stocking your cleaning supply closet Start With the Basics At a…

A Guide to Food Service Safety

Food safety is critical for anyone involved in the restaurant or foodservice industry. Ensuring that the food produced in your kitchen is safe for consumption is essential to developing and maintaining a successful business. But given the reality that germs can live for around three hours on human hands, keeping your workers and food supply…

Back to the Office: How to Ensure Your Workplace Stays Sanitary

When employees are poised to return to their previously abandoned desks, it’s important to ensure the office space is clean and sanitary, now more than ever. This will give everyone the peace of mind they need to work efficiently. Overall, maintaining a sanitary office environment is good for everyone’s health and productivity. If you’re looking…

5 Factors for Choosing the Right Sanitation Wipes

Health and hygiene concerns fueled by the rapid spread of the COVID19 pandemic continue to drive the demand for medical wipes. The global wipe market was estimated at $14 billion and is expected to reach $24.3 billion by 2026 at a CAGR of 6.7%. Extensive use of sanitary wipes across different industries, including automotive, healthcare,…

How Do Medical Offices Stay Clean?

Everyone who walks into a medical office expects it to be clean and tidy. In a perfect world, it should also be as germ-free as possible. After all, everyone who comes into a medical office is either coming to get healthy or stay healthy. You must note that most of the individuals who visit medical…

Surprising Places Where Germs May Be Hiding in Your Office

If the current global COVID-19 pandemic has taught us anything, it is that we need to be cleaning more often. Germs can live for up to three hours on your hands, which means that you might come in contact with germs more often than you think. What’s more, in an office space, you might be…

The Best Ways to Keep Your Business Clean and COVID-Safe

April 23, 2021 – The COVID-19 pandemic has taken a significant toll on businesses. Even so, a recent poll from SCORE and small business trends shows that the outlook remains positive. Just about one-third of businesses view the future ‘somewhat optimistically,’ and 22% say they feel ‘very optimistic’ about what’s to come in the near…