Spring Cleaning Checklist to Drive Success

Serge’s Sentiments When the snow melts and the flowers bloom, it’s a sign that spring cleaning is just around the corner. It’s estimated that 76 percent of households take part in spring cleaning every year. But what about commercial facilities? According to a recent study, the average American spends 90,000 hours at work over their lifetime, and if…


Hydro Systems’ New White Paper Doses Insights on Hospitality and Healthcare Laundry Programs

CINCINNATI –March 5, 2019 – Hydro Systems, the world’s largest independent manufacturer of proportioning and dispensing systems, has introduced its latest free, educational white paper, “Accurate Dosing in Laundry.” Based on extensive research into the latest industry facts and figures, the white paper analyses the importance of clean linen in hospitality and healthcare environments, the…


Dispensing Systems Look Forward to Success

For a facility manager faced with increasing volumes of laundry, innovative technology and equipment – like dispensing systems – offer the best solution to keep up with demand. Advances in sensors, computing power and connectivity are making dispensers smarter and delivering additional benefits to laundry facilities. No matter the size of a laundry, tools are…


Maintenance for Success

The ‘right’ chemical dispenser will only remain so if you maintain the features that made it an attractive choice in the first place. Maintenance is essential to ensure optimum performance over a period of time. A preventative approach is preferable to waiting for a problem to develop. Let it escalate and the repercussions may be…


Dispensing Advice – Giving In-House Laundries the Chemistry to Compete

The laundry industry is constantly evolving. The previous impetus in the commercial sector, with facilities such as hospitals and hotels actively bringing the laundry process in-house, is becoming a victim of the harsh economies of scale in the sector. As the volume of laundry processed escalates, delivering profitability requires an increasingly sophisticated balancing act. Competition…

Water in Sink

Dispensing the Best of Both Worlds

Any form of chemical dispensing is by its very nature a potentially hazardous procedure. Delivering a chemical, or multiple chemicals, to enable a successful laundry cycle is no exception.

Chemical safety and, by default, environmental safety are inextricably linked to variables such as the mechanical controls that govern usage; appropriate procedures being in place in operation, as well as employees being provided with – and trained in – the correct use of personal protective equipment. Risk also extends to matters of the correct electrical installation and the fire safety of the facility where the chemical is in use…


Choosing the Right Equipment

Alistair Blair-Davies, Hydro Systems’ global director of brand and marketing communications, explains how selecting the right chemical dispensing system is one of the most crucial decisions you will make. Without being sure of delivering safe, cost effective operation and high quality cleaning – while responding to all your customers key requirements for quick installation …

Industrial Laundry

A Matter of Choice

Chemical dispensing units are a pivotal investment in an industrial laundry. Correctly installed, they deliver efficiencies which can make all the difference to the fine margins that are typical of the industry. Chemical dispensers create balance between the conflicting demands, that – as an operational or facilities manager – you have to deal with every…