Tag: coronavirus

The Importance of Safety and Proper Use When Using Chemicals

Safety precautions are crucial in any industry. Safety within chemical industry applications is incredibly important since a failure to adhere to regulations can have long-term or catastrophic consequences. Last week, over 100 people were treated after a chemical leak at Six Flags Hurricane Harbor. “Investigators believe the leak was some sort of mixture of bleach and …


Why a Clean Work Environment is Important for Mental Health

Over 80% of employees in America feel there is something that makes their job stressful. Fortunately, there are several things business employers can do to make a positive impact on the mental health of their employees. One of the biggest issues affecting employees, especially today is: cleanliness, or lack thereof. It’s important to understand the relationship …


The Importance of Maintaining Cleaning Habits After COVID-19

In the wake of COVID-19, the question remains: “Will the enhanced cleaning and disinfection processes that have been developing over the past year remain once the pandemic is completely over?” Thankfully, according to a recent survey conducted by the ACI or the American Cleaning Institute, the answer to that question is “yes”. Data collected by the survey …


The Top 3 Cleaning Strategies for Reopened Restaurants

With COVID-19 restrictions being lifted and vaccinations rolling out, restaurants and stores have begun to open back up. After a long year, this means society is going one step further to coming back to normal. An OpenTable survey recently revealed that 54% of respondents are planning to dine at a restaurant at least once a …


Welcome the Newest Members of Our Lavo Team!

Lavo employees have experience and knowledge in the chemical dispensing world. Our goal is to deliver new products and excellent customer experiences to our partners. Our team is also always growing: Recently, we have gained two new employees in our customer experience and marketing departments. Meet the new members of our team! Ana Favila Procurement …


The Best Practices for a Safe Return to the Workplace

Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, the workplace dynamic has changed. However, with vaccines rolling out, businesses have started letting their employees return to offices. It is essential to have an in-depth plan for this to happen safely and allow workers to feel at ease coming back into the office. If necessary, it’s a …


Personnel Issues Makes the List of the Top 5 FDA Violations

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released its annual Inspection Observation Data for the Fiscal Year (FY) 2020. This data clearly shows how frequently several different violations were seen when doing FDA food facility inspections. This past year, the FDA issued eighty-seven citations for personal violations during food inspections. These can include “failing to address …


Remote Capabilities and a Proactive Service Approach

Today, more and more businesses have been incorporating IoT technology to improve the productivity and efficiency of their operations. So, how exactly would your facility benefit from the impact of new technology? IoT technology opens the door to a whole new set of capabilities. It allows for tracking user behavior and generating appropriate data, which is then used to optimize customer experience. IoT technology …


How Lavo Can Help with Food Service Cleaning Regulations

Regulations for food processing and safety are constantly changing, and the past year has accelerated the modernization of the industry and governance around it for the safety of staff and customers. Recently, the FDA released its ‘New Era of Smarter Food Safety blueprint’, a 10-year plan that builds on the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA). …


How Lavo’s Connected Solutions Work for Laundry Services

Connected solutions are useful in coupling data and equipment together to show the efficiency and effectiveness of commercial laundry operations. Connected laundry equipment has the ability to keep people safe, save time and money, and can allow a total overview of all the systems you care about in one place. The Laundry Cleaning Process Used …