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Why Chemical Safety is Important in Food Processing

Chemicals are used in food processes for production, maintenance, and sanitation, so it’s important that you ensure the chemicals that will contact food or food contact surfaces are in compliance with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Due to the potential hazards of improperly handled chemicals, it’s important to develop a chemical control program to …


How Cleaning Can Reduce Workplace Illnesses

During the cold and flu season each year, millions of Americans face illness and the financial consequences of having to take sick days from work. For employers, this generates additional health care expenses and a decrease in productivity. A study created by the Integrated Benefits Institute found that for every dollar spent on healthcare benefits, another $0.61 …


Lavo Solutions at the ISSA TradeShow in Las Vegas!

The ISSA Show Las Vegas is taking place in person this year from November 15th to the 19th! After two years, the show is back! Today, Lavo Solutions is heading the ISSA-The Worldwide Cleaning Industry Association trade show! We’re excited to see and interact with the latest innovations in the janitorial cleaning supply industry! We are also looking forward …


The Top 5 Tips For Safely Handling Cleaning Chemicals

When used properly, cleaning chemicals are relatively safe. Unfortunately, accidents do happen and there are several precautions and things to keep in mind in terms of proper handling of cleaning solutions. This is a reason why the U.S. Department of Labor continues to list “cleaning and custodial work” as one of the most dangerous jobs …


Introducing the Biodose, the Future of Drain Treatment!

Introducing the Biodose, the Future of Drain Treatment! Lavo, along with our supplier, is pleased to introduce the Biodose: the future of biological treatment! This new product is an ideal, cost-effective, solid chemistry for the treatment of FOGs (or fats, oils, and greases). The Biodose was “born out of the need to provide a safer, greener more …


Why You Should Invest in Professional Cleaning Equipment

Is investing in professional commercial cleaning equipment a good idea? Definitely! The equipment can make the cleaning and disinfection process easy and effective. Business owners know that they need to ensure cleanliness in their work environments, and some spend a ton of money on cleaning supplies. Others, however, invest in high-quality, efficient equipment. Here are …


OSHA: Cleaning and Disinfecting Safety During Coronavirus

OSHA, or the “Occupational Safety and Health Administration”, has been implementing more standards for cleaning and disinfecting – notably around protecting employees from hazardous chemicals. If a facility is not using professional equipment for chemistry, they run a high risk of not being in compliance! OSHA’s New Standards and Guidelines Employers must also protect their workers …