Body Fat Wars.......

So if you work in the hygiene industry, this is a really interesting topic for us cleaning geeks!

Secrets of the Cleaning Boss....

Want to know all the secrets of our most Fastidious Cleaning Boss?

Recycled vs Pure vs Bamboo Paper – Which is the best?

With so many companies claiming to have the most environmentally sound paper solution from recycled, to recyclable, to green and environmentally friendly – it is really difficult to determine which is the right solution for you and importantly for the environment?


Do you know why the Material Safety Data Sheet is so important when dealing with chemicals? Why Environmental Health need you to have these, where to get them …. and what they are for.

Are your toilets the first to welcome guests at your door?

We talked the last time about how your toilets look, and the importance of that, but equally and sometimes even more important is how they smell….

What message do your toilets give........

This is something that we encounter a lot here Astral Hygiene. The appearance of your toilets give a massive impression to your patrons. Are they clean? Do they smell nice? Does everything match? Is there any grime in the corners? Is it cleanly decorated?

Part 5 - Environmental Health

In the last blog in this section I wanted to cover off a couple of remedial points that are really important in terms of giving the EHO the right impression of your establishment.

Part 4 - Preparing for your EHO Visit .....

Now that we know how to section our cleaning areas in to colour coded areas, and we’ve discussed all of the nuances about the best way to sanitise dishes and we know about the 2 stages to clean a surface there are some other matters which we need to cover off.

Part 3 - How to prepare for your Environmental Health Inspection - Sanitisers....

To follow on from our tour of colour coding and the lessons learned about washing a dish the correct way in this blog I’ll be talking about sanitisers that are available and how they can be used in the most effective way possible to really make your environmental health officer really at ease with your approach.

Part 2 - Environmental Health - Are you doing it right?

This blog discusses a very important and quite a contentious issue how to wash your dishes the correct way (yes there is a correct way)! Simple right, we’ll no it’s not really that simple so please do bear with me while I guide you through this. This is so important!

How to prepare for your Environmental Health Inspection

Welcome to our brand new – rejuvenated Blog, in which we are going to be sharing key industry knowledge to help you to live and run a cleaner, more hygienic life and business. In here we will be sharing key pieces of info, so we wanted to start with some really useful info on Environmental Health visits.

8 of the Germiest Public Places – Some May Surprise You

It’s an exciting world out there, but it can be pretty germy, too. That’s according to the editors of Prevention Magazine, who have compiled a list of the eight public places that bacteria like best.