How technology is smartening up the washroom

How technology is smartening up the washroom

Why do we need sensors, connectivity and digital systems in the washroom? In this article, Tom Marshall, from Tork manufacturer Essity, examines the positive role that technology can play in the washroom. Any washroom that has been designed for use by the public needs...
What greenwashing is and how to recognise it

What greenwashing is and how to recognise it

According to McKinsey and Company’s 2021 Global Sentiment Survey, 51 percent of South Africans are willing to pay more for ‘purpose-driven’ brands. This includes businesses with a lower carbon footprint, better labour practices and supply chain transparency. As good...
Workwear laundries: maximum clean with a low footprint

Workwear laundries: maximum clean with a low footprint

Workwear needs to be durable, comfortable and, most importantly, clean. From hospitals to the hospitality sector, from construction sites to firefighters, workers want to have comfortable clothes that fit them well. Depending on the industry, some textiles need to...
Nurture a workplace environment that prioritises employee well-being

Nurture a workplace environment that prioritises employee well-being

Creating a workplace environment where employees feel valued, supported and appreciated fosters productivity, loyalty and overall job satisfaction, according to Marli Cilliers, Director at ERA Facilities Management. In this article, Cilliers shares practical tips for...
The power of paper recycling

The power of paper recycling

Let’s focus our attention on something often overlooked but incredibly important: paper. It may seem like a small act, but recycling paper can yield substantial benefits for our environment and our future. Therefore, let’s make a commitment to paper recycling and...