INCLEAN January-February 2021

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What’s on 2021 Interclean China 19-21 April 2021

The event is the first international trade exhibition for the local cleaning industry. www.intercleanchina.com

ISSA Show Canada 9-11 June 2021

ISSA Show Canada is Canada’s leading trade show for facility service providers. canadashow.issa.com

ISSA Pulire

7-9 September 2021 Italy’s professional cleaning exhibition will be held in Verona. www.pulire-it.com/it

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Wed 15 - Thu 16 September 2021

New date for ISSA Cleaning & Hygiene Expo

Western Australia to ditch single use plastics

15-16 September 2021

ISSA Cleaning & Hygiene Expo to coincide with Total Facilities at ICC Sydney.

WA state government announces plan to reduce single-use plastics by 2023.

Victoria to trial paid sick and carer’s leave for casual workers

The future economy is circular, according to business leader

State government to offer access to paid sick and carer’s leaves to casual workers under two-year trial.

New report measures how businesses are tracking in their understanding and implementation of the circular economy.

South Pacific Laundry withdraws bid for Spotless Laundries

Hand hygiene top concern for Aussies returning to workplaces, survey finds

Clean NZ

Newmarket Room, Ellerslie Racecourse, Auckland, New Zealand

Clean NZ is New Zealand’s only dedicated trade event for the cleaning industry. www.cleannzexpo.co.nz

CMS

21-24 September 2021 Europe’s leading cleaning trade fair will take place in Berlin. www.cms-berlin.de

SPL withdraws request for merger clearance of proposed acquisition.

Key high-contact surfaces to be mindful of on the daily commute or when back in the office.

ISSA Cleaning & Hygiene Expo 12-13 October 2021

The cleaning industry’s premier trade event will be held at ICC Sydney. www.issacleaninghygieneexpo.com

Total Facilities

12-13 October 2021 The FM event will coincide with the ISSA Cleaning & Hygiene Expo at ICC Sydney. www.totalfacilities.com.au

4 INCLEAN January / February 2021

ON THE COVER Bacteria removal has been top-of-mind for hospital hygienists for decades. Now we are facing a new challenge: virus removal has become paramount in ensuring surfaces are really clean, not only in healthcare facilities but virtually everywhere else that needs to be clean and safe. Oates® is proud to offer high performance cloths and wipes that are certified to remove both VIRUSES (like COVID-19) and BACTERIA. Read more in our cover story on page 14.