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Human Behaviour in Public Washrooms & The Workplace

In the 21st century, it’s easy to take public washrooms and toilets for granted. Whether in the workplace or in a restaurant, we expect every building to have some sort of facility we can use when we... Read more

A History of UK Sanitary Bins & How Sanitary Bin Services Have Changed

It’s almost 65 years since Citron Hygiene revolutionised feminine hygiene in the UK by introducing the first feminine hygiene unit to the market. Since 1955, we have continued to lead the way;... Read more

Tackling Period Poverty in England with FREE Vend Machines

In 2018 and 2019, Scotland invested a large £4 million for an initiative that saw free sanitary products rolled out in schools, colleges and other public buildings[1]. This initiative was brought... Read more

Handling hay fever in the workplace

While many people look forward to the summer with glee, some of us might not be so enthusiastic. Estimates suggest that around 1 in 5 people in the UK[1] suffer from hay fever, with the peak summer... Read more

Plate Up High Standards in your Restaurants Washroom

Restauranteurs should take note:  the key to creating a good impression with your business may not be the food, service or decor. The most revealing experience a customer has in a restaurant isn... Read more

Menstrual Hygiene Day 2019 - Creating Female Friendly Washrooms

Originally developed by WASH United, Menstrual Hygiene Day is an annual day that aims to promote good menstrual hygiene management (MHM) practices worldwide. It is believed that by raising awareness... Read more

How Hand Hygiene Can Prevent Sepsis

Did you know that in the UK alone, sepsis kills 5 people every hour with a total of 52,000 dying from sepsis each year which is more than bowel, breast and prostate cancer combined? This is a pretty... Read more

International Women's Day 2019 - Tackling Period Poverty in Scotland

International Women’s Day takes place on the 8th March every year and this years’ theme is centred around a more gender balanced world. To achieve this, steps need to be taken to improve the... Read more

Washroom solutions for gyms

The health and fitness industry in the UK has been growing exponentially over the last few years with almost 10 million people now having a gym membership. There are now over 7000 gyms in the UK... Read more

Sanitary waste legal obligations in the UK explained 

It’s very important to collect and dispose of sanitary waste safely and hygienically. Not only does this help to ensure a clean and hygienic washroom environment for users, but the management of... Read more