How Cleaning Chemicals Work

To understand how to best clean something, you must understand that cleaning products are either acidic, alkaline (base) or neutral. These terms are assigned based on the cleaners’ position on a 1-14 pH scale that represents the acidity of … [Read more...]

Join Us in Indianapolis for the OSHA General Industry Course December 7th – 10th

U.S. Safety Depot will host a dual OSHA General Industry Course designed to train individuals on the basics of occupational safety and health. The course will be held the week of December 7th at the HP Products headquarters, located at 4220 … [Read more...]

What is the Difference Between Cleaning and Disinfecting?

Cold and flu season is upon us, and that means you need to take special care to reduce the spread of infection in your workplace. This can be done primarily in two ways: cleaning and disinfecting. There is an important distinction between … [Read more...]

Repair Cleaning Equipment Before Winter Weather Arrives

With winter comes wet and sloppy messes being tracked into buildings. Slush and ice melt can put your cleaning equipment to the test. As you prepare for winter, take time to tune-up and repair cleaning equipment so you're ready to handle … [Read more...]

A Step-by-Step Guide: How To Get Ice Melt Residue Out of Carpet

Maybe you already know how to get ice melt soils out of entrance matting, but what about carpet? Sometimes ice melt residue finds its way past your entryway matting and spreads its whitish film throughout hallways and beyond. It seems like … [Read more...]