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  • Tuesday, May 15, 2018

    Certain areas of Kentucky are currently in the midst of a Hepatitis A outbreak that has infected more than 300 people across multiple counties and caused 3 fatalities. This is thought to be part of a larger outbreak, which started in California late last year and has also been effecting Michigan and Indiana. Both are reporting a larger number of hep A infections this year compared with 2017, and sadly both have suffered fatalities due to the infection. Here’s what you need to know about hepatitis A and how you and your facility can stay healthy. What is Hepatitis A? Hepatitis...

     
  • Tuesday, May 8, 2018

    SSS Alliance Disinfecting System - (Check Out Our Videos on the System)  By combining electrostatic sprayer technology with our exceptional SSS disinfectants, we have created the SSS Alliance Disinfecting System. The system allows for faster, and better application of our high performing disinfectants that offer fast kill claims against common bacteria, and viruses including norovirus. Due to the high number of flu and illness outbreaks in schools this year, this system is ideal for this setting along with gym facilities, healthcare and offices. What...

     
  • Tuesday, May 1, 2018

    Every year on May 5th, the World Health Organization (WHO) sends out their annual call to action to increase awareness of effective hand hygiene and showcases the many benefits of effective processes. This year the campaign theme is "It's in your hands - Prevent Sepsis in Healthcare". This theme highlights the need for a greater focus on hand hygiene, infection prevention and control programs in the ongoing global battle against antibiotic resistance. It reminds us that often the first step to combating infections is right in the palm of our hands.  To...

     
  • Wednesday, Apr 25, 2018

    In the late 1990s hand sanitizers hit the consumer market, forever changing the way people sanitized their hands. As people became more aware of hand hygiene benefits, sanitizers have only become more important for facilities. According to newly released market research by ResearchandMarkets.com, the demand for hand sanitizers will continue to grow globally at rate of 8.5% over the next four years.  What’s the driving force for this growth? The research notes the emerging use of touch-free dispensers for hand sanitizers to be one of the key factors impacting the market...

     
  • Wednesday, Apr 25, 2018

    House Sanitary Supply, Ventura, CA is pleased to announce some recent staffing updates. Matthew Fowler has been promoted to acting general manager after the retirement of David Rea in December of 2017.  Matthew, who has spent the past 25 years working for the company, has worked in various positions including the warehouse, outside sales, and most recently in purchasing and operations. Scott Jones has been hired as the new sales manager. Scott had previously been working with Veritiv and has over 30 years of industry experience with 11 of those years as a sales manager. Additionally...

     
  • Tuesday, Apr 24, 2018

    Pictured (left to right): Jeff Sorensen, Eric Flinton, Sandra Moscillo, Jim Keough, Jeffery Van Kirk, Christy Bailey Billerica, MA – This month at the annual Clean Team Exhibit and Conference in Orlando, FL, Triple S was presented with the EnvirOx Partnership Excellence Award. Triple S is one of only three companies to be honored with this distinction. The Partnership Excellence Award is evaluated on: •           Solid partnership and growth between companies •          ...

     
  • Monday, Apr 23, 2018

    Triple S is pleased to introduce our new SSS Astoria and Astoria Select Towel and Tissue program.  This new line was developed to provide you with products that meet your everyday towel and tissue needs, while still providing you with the lowest total cost solutions for your facility. The line consists of universal towel and tissue systems under the Astoria brand and a higher end towel system under the Astoria Select brand.  Astoria Towels & Tissue – Cost effective products for daily use Astoria products ensure that your everyday towel and tissue needs are met...

     
  • Wednesday, Feb 28, 2018

    Environmental Innovation Certified by Green Seal® SSS Full Cycle® floor pads have been certified by Green Seal for environmental innovation and performance. Made with 100% recycled PET and natural fibers, and water based latex, avoiding phenolic based resins. In a controlled test simulating landfill conditions, results showed that Full Cycle® pads biodegraded 92.5% over a time span of 616 days.* End-of-life instructions are provided to market for disposing of used pads to landfills with methane-to-energy collection systems where facilities exist...

     
  • Wednesday, Feb 28, 2018

    Many people have asked some variation of this question at some point or another. Many people tend to believe  "it doesn't matter how long I wash my hands as long as I use soap!" Dispite soap's antimicrobial properties, that line of thinking is unfortunately false. Evidence suggests you need to scrub your hands with soap for a minimum of 20 seconds to effectively remove germs. Soap functions much like a disinfectant: if you do not use it for the recommended dwell time, you won't get the outcomes you desire. To learn more check out our Illumination Podcast on...

     
  • Friday, Dec 15, 2017

    Listen to the Experts! Triple S is excited to announce the start of a podcast program called Illumination!   Each episode of Illumination will focus on a topic that is significant in the Jan-San industry. I’ll sit down with subject matter experts throughout the Triple S community and let them tell you, in their own words, some of their insights, innovations and solutions they are using to address that topic. Our goal is to provide you with some real-world insights that you can use to better tackle important themes across the Jan-San landscape.   Illumination Podcast 1...

     

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