In the most basic terms, its name speaks for itself. The confusion may come when we start to understand how it will actually work. The UK Government are currently in consultation so hopefully, we'll have more news soon....Read more
What is the Bottle Deposit Return Scheme?
Industrial Shoe Cleaners: Standalone vs Integral
If you're reading this, you've already established that you need an industrial shoe and/or boot cleaner, but you're still undecided about which one to invest in. Like most things these days, you tend to get what you pay for and, in the main, the price can dictate the function, quality and longevity of a product. But, not always....Read more
How To Reduce Risk of Slips For Warehouse Workers
According to HSE, 29% of all the reported non-fatal work-based accidents in 2016/17 relate to slips and trips. This equates to a staggering 200,000 accidents which, with careful management, need not happen. If we look deeper into this study, most slips (90%) occur when the floor is wet with water or contaminated with a processing by-product or debris....Read more
Confidential Recycling Bins: The good, the bad and the ugly
With GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) coming into force in May 2018, the demand for recycling confidential waste paper bins grows. But what's out there? What should you look out for in terms of the good and the not so good? In this article, I'll review price, function and design options - from the meat-and-potatoes (the bare minimum) to the Almas Caviar (the creme de la creme)....Read more
How To Prevent Dirt Entering A Facility.
There must be a better way than the perpetual cycle of cleaning - day in day out, 24/7 in the modern world of manufacturing. As the proverb says, prevention is better than the cure (or something along those lines)....Read more
Are my office bins GDPR compliant?
Good question? If your business is anything like many businesses I have spoken to over the last few months, it's clear that many are still somewhat confused....Read more
Are your recycling bins in dire need of a make-over?
With onsite improvements in regards to recycling a long time overdue, many businesses are now thinking about a structured and thought-through system for their recycling. Thanks to the BBC programme Blue Planet, the underlying concerns we all had regarding recycling have now escalated to, for some, a high priority....Read more
Unisan UK to showcase how others in the Food Industry are winning the battle against ingress of contamination.
Multiple entrances, multiple opportunities for contamination to enter your facilities yet many forget to look down - at their feet. 80% of contamination (dirt, debris or moisture) is carried in on tyre wheels and shoes. ...Read more
Unisan UK to showcase how others in the Food Industry are incentivising their workforce and customers to recycle more.
Somewhat helped by the current push to reduce plastic waste, recycle more and improve waste segregation of single-use coffee cups, CafeCrush™ has become a popular choice for businesses wishing to improve their green credentials....Read more
The Five W's of Hand Washing
Effective handwashing is paramount in any food production scenario - for personal health and food safety. But are you missing a trick during this straightforward task? In this article, I'll explore how businesses can further optimise their existing handwashing process to safeguard their assets (brand, reputation, production, staff and customers)....Read more
Rethinking waste crime.
Are you guilty of wasting your waste at work? If you are, you're not alone. Businesses that are guilty of wasting their waste probably don't realise how this is hurting their bottom line, let alone the environment around them....Read more
Your Invitation to join us @FoodEx 2018 LP
Unisan will be exhibiting at this year’s FoodEx Show at The NEC 16-18 April. And we'd love you to join us on stand M271 We’ll be showcasing Longopac - the endlessly clever continuous liner system® ...Read more