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Winners of the CHSA’s 2022 Undergraduate Bursary Announced

By CHSA / 1st August 2022 / 0 Comments

Three talented young people are celebrating. Olivia Baker, Liam Shepherd and Rebecca Griffiths have been selected as the recipients of the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association’s (CHSA) 2022 Undergraduate Bursary.

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News from the CHSA in July

By CHSA / 14th July 2022 / 0 Comments

News from the CHSA in July 2022.

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CHSA members and guests raise approximately £5,000 for Grief Encounter at our Gala Ball

By CHSA / 8th June 2022 / 0 Comments

members and their guests, the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) raised approximately £5,000 at the Association’s Annual Gala Ball for Grief Encounter. Grief Encounter supports bereaved children and their families to help alleviate the pain caused by the death of someone close.  The sum raised adds to the £20,000 the CHSA has already raised for Grief Encounter.

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News from the CHSA in June

By CHSA / 8th June 2022 / 0 Comments

News from the CHSA in June 2022.

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CHSA Launches Roadmap to Sustainability

By CHSA / 24th May 2022 / 0 Comments

The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) has formally launched its Roadmap to Sustainability, announcing the first webinar – ‘Sustainability and the Cleaning Industry’. 

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News from the CHSA in May

By CHSA / 11th May 2022 / 0 Comments

Accreditation Scheme Mark guarantees quality and book now for ‘Sustainability and the Cleaning Industry’. News from the CHSA in May.

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Rising cost of raw materials and energy creating perfect opportunity for unscrupulous providers of cleaning & hygiene products

By CHSA / 3rd May 2022 / 0 Comments

“Buyers of cleaning and hygiene products need to beware providers offering low-cost solutions”, explained Lorcan Mekitarian, chair of the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA). “Against the backdrop of the escalating cost of raw materials and energy, those reducing prices are likely to be cutting corners. The only way buyers can guarantee they what they pay for is to look for the CHSA Accreditation Scheme mark.”

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News from the CHSA in April

By CHSA / 13th April 2022 / 0 Comments

News from the CHSA in April: BCC report reveals cleaning, hygiene and waste industry remains one of the UK’s largest.

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News from the CHSA in March

By CHSA / 15th March 2022 / 0 Comments

News from the CHSA in March.

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An opportunity not to be missed!

By CHSA / 15th March 2022 / 0 Comments

Financial support for young people going to university.

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The CHSA – Promoting Standards and Sustainability at the Manchester Cleaning Show

By CHSA / 8th March 2022 / 0 Comments

The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) is proudly promoting standards and sustainability at the Manchester Cleaning Show on 6 and 7 April 2022. 

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Walk in memory of a loved one

By CHSA / 23rd February 2022 / 0 Comments

Take part, with family and friends, in the forget-me-not walk in memory of loved ones.

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Join us at the Members’ Reception at the Manchester Cleaning Show

By CHSA / 22nd February 2022 / 0 Comments

Join us at the Members’ Reception at the Manchester Cleaning Show.

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An opportunity not to be missed!

By CHSA / 16th February 2022 / 0 Comments

An opportunity not to be missed! Financial support for young people.

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Seeking applicants for the 2022 CHSA Undergraduate Bursary

By CHSA / 16th February 2022 / 0 Comments

The search for three motivated and talented young people to receive financial support from the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association’s 2022 Undergraduate Bursary is now on.

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News from the CHSA in February

By CHSA / 9th February 2022 / 0 Comments

Exceptional conformance in 2021 and product and marketing claims must be substantiated. These are the headline stories in this month’s newsletter.

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Grief Encounter named CHSA’s charity for 2022

By CHSA / 26th January 2022 / 0 Comments

The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) has announced its continued support for UK charity Grief Encounter, as its nominated charity for 2022. 
Around 45,000 children experience the death of a parent or sibling in the UK every year, with an additional 10,000 children having experienced bereavement as a direct result of Covid-19 in 2021.

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Exceptional Conformance to CHSA Accreditation Schemes in 2021 Guarantees Standards

By CHSA / 18th January 2022 / 0 Comments

Buyers of cleaning and hygiene products can continue to rely on the guarantee of the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association’s (CHSA) Accreditation Scheme mark following exceptional compliance during 2021. 

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News from the CHSA in January

By CHSA / 12th January 2022 / 0 Comments

News from the CHSA in January.

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News from the CHSA in December

By CHSA / 8th December 2021 / 0 Comments

2021: Our Standards. Your Guarantee.
It’s never been more important!

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2021: Our Standards. Your Guarantee.

By CHSA / 8th December 2021 / 0 Comments

It’s never been more important Against the continued backdrop of the coronavirus pandemic and the ongoing difficulties in the supply chain, 2021 has been another challenging year. Even with this […]

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News from the CHSA in November

By CHSA / 6th December 2021 / 0 Comments

Reuniting at the Cleaning Show and setting the agenda with talks on sustainability and the challenge of unscrupulous traders.

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Roadmap to Sustainability

By CHSA / 15th November 2021 / 0 Comments

James Lee of the CHSA’s Sustainability Committee, presented our Roadmap to Sustainability at the 2021 Cleaning Show.

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Buyer beware

By CHSA / 15th November 2021 / 0 Comments

At the 2021 Cleaning Show, Our Chair Lorcan Mekitarian gave practical advice to buyers of cleaning and hygiene products with the aim of making sure they get products fit for purpose.

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News from the CHSA in October

By CHSA / 13th October 2021 / 0 Comments

At the Cleaning Show we are hosting a reception for our members and leading the debate on sustainability. Read our October newsletter to find out more.

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The CHSA – Proud Supporter of the Cleaning Industry

By CHSA / 30th September 2021 / 0 Comments

The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) is proud to support the cleaning and hygiene industry at the Cleaning Show (2-4 November 2021). 

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8 Moments of Targeted Hygiene: View the Webinar

By CHSA / 23rd September 2021 / 0 Comments

Break the chain of infection: view the CHSA webinar to find out how.

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News from the CHSA in September

By CHSA / 7th September 2021 / 0 Comments

8 Moments of Targeted Hygiene, marketing support at the Cleaning Show and setting the agenda in the media. The headlines in the CHSA’s September newsletter.

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Winners of CHSA’s 2021 Bursary Announced

By CHSA / 25th August 2021 / 0 Comments

They each receive £4,500 from the CHSA during their university career.

Chloe Dunn, Phoebe Stevenson and Molly Black have been selected as the recipients of the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association’s (CHSA) 2021 Undergraduate Bursaries.

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Break the chain of infection: find out how at CHSA webinar

By CHSA / 17th August 2021 / 0 Comments

The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association’s (CHSA) webinar – ‘8 Moments of Targeted Hygiene’ – will help contract cleaners and facilities managers break the chain. The speakers are Professor Sally Bloomfield, Chair of the Scientific Advisory Board of the International Scientific Forum on Home Hygiene (IFH), and Dr. John Hines, global Research, Development and Engineering (RD&E) Director for CHSA member SC Johnson Professional.

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News from the CHSA in August

By CHSA / 11th August 2021 / 0 Comments

Announcing the successful Bursary applicants and book the date for our members gathering at the Cleaning Show. Click here for the full newsletter.

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Kimberly-Clark Professional launches the Golden Service Awards 2022

By CHSA / 7th July 2021 / 0 Comments

Kimberly-Clark Professional™ has launched the prestigious Golden Service Awards 2022, the leading cleaning and FM industry awards event, with a save the date for Thursday 26 May 2022, to be held at the InterContinental London Park Lane.

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News from the CHSA in June

By CHSA / 8th June 2021 / 0 Comments

– A Roadmap for a sustainable business – Membership Applications Soar as Companies Seek Mark of Approval: Our Standards. Your Guarantee – Download the CHSA Brand Guidelines – Bursary Applications […]

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Cleaning Industry’s All Party Parliamentary Group Webinar Week

By CHSA / 7th June 2021 / 0 Comments

The cleaning industry’s All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG), set up with support from the CHSA, exists to promote the critical importance of the cleaning and hygiene industry to the people of […]

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A Warm Welcome to Socius

By CHSA / 7th June 2021 / 0 Comments

The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association is delighted to welcome the Socius Network into the Association.  The Network was welcomed on board after each of its 18 members successfully passed […]

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Roadmap for a sustainable business

By CHSA / 25th May 2021 / 0 Comments

Environmental sustainability is one of the biggest issues facing business. We want to support members to respond positively to the challenge. Whatever your starting point, our goal is to help you migrate towards […]

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CHSA Membership Applications Soar as Companies Seek Mark of Approval

By CHSA / 19th May 2021 / 0 Comments

CHSA Membership Applications Soar as Companies Seek Mark of Approval Our Standards. Your Guarantee Applications for membership of the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) soared in the past year […]

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News from the CHSA in May

By CHSA / 12th May 2021 / 0 Comments

8 Moments of Targeted Hygiene and financial support for young people. Click here to access the CHSA’s May eNewsletter. Email PR@CHSA.co.uk to join the mailing list.

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Our brand, our bursary and driving sustainability

By CHSA / 13th April 2021 / 0 Comments

The CHSA’s April newsletter leads with our new brand. It also highlights our bursary, which is open for applications, and introduces our new sustainability initiative. Click here to access the […]

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CHSA launches new brand: ‘Our Standards. Your Guarantee’

By CHSA / 1st April 2021 / 0 Comments

The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) is announcing the launch of a new brand. It follows the CHSA’s achievement of its strategic aim of every member being Accredited. Our Standards. Your Guarantee.

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Audit Results Show Exceptional Conformance to CHSA Accreditation Schemes in 2020

By CHSA / 21st January 2021 / 0 Comments

Our Standards. Your Guarantee The coronavirus pandemic did not stop the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) auditing members, giving buyers of cleaning and hygiene products the certainty that ‘what’s […]

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Something young people can rely on – the CHSA’s 2021 Undergraduate Bursary

By CHSA / 14th January 2021 / 0 Comments

Young people may not yet be certain of the detail of what’s replacing A’ Levels this summer but there is one thing they can rely on – the Cleaning & […]

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Membership Certificates on the way and get ready for the CHSA’s new brand

By CHSA / 13th January 2021 / 0 Comments

We are distributing the 2021 membership certificate, helping members set themselves apart from the competition. Click here to read the full update.  

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Seasons greetings from the CHSA

By CHSA / 9th December 2020 / 0 Comments

Reflecting on 2020 and looking forward to 2021. News from the CHSA this month. Click here to download and read the December newsletter.

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News from the CHSA in November

By CHSA / 11th November 2020 / 0 Comments

Our new Council takes office and integrating our Code of Practice in our Accreditation Schemes. These and other stories from the CHSA in our November newsletter. Click here to read […]

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News from the CHSA in October: Elect CHSA Council and the Chairman’s statement

By CHSA / 15th October 2020 / 0 Comments

Ahead of our AGM, members have the opportunity to make their vote count and read the Chairman’s statement. Click here to access the full eNewsletter.

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Notice of 49th Annual General Meeting: 10am on 22 October 2020

By CHSA / 30th September 2020 / 0 Comments

NOTICE OF 49th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING: 10am on THURSDAY 22nd OCTOBER 2020 REGISTER HERE TO ATTEND BY 5pm ON TUESDAY 20th OCTOBER https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZIpdOGqrTgiHtM4XAhEh5Kfs11BIHcQndhy We are pleased to invite you to the […]

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Cleaning Chemicals in the Coronavirus Pandemic Your Questions Answered

By CHSA / 25th September 2020 / 0 Comments

As the UK goes back to work, school and university, organisations need to clean and keep clean offices, shops and all other public spaces. The risk of a source of […]

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Cleaning Chemicals in the Coronavirus Pandemic: Your Questions Answered

By CHSA / 15th September 2020 / 0 Comments

Cleaning Chemicals in the Coronavirus Pandemic: Your Questions Answered As the UK continues goes back to work school and university, organisations need to clean and keep clean offices, shops and all […]

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CHSA news in September: cleaning chemicals in the headlines

By CHSA / 8th September 2020 / 0 Comments

Introducing the Chemical Manufacturers Accreditation Scheme and your questions answered at our cleaning chemicals webinar. Click here to download the September newsletter.

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CHSA launches Accreditation Scheme for Chemical Manufacturers

By CHSA / 1st September 2020 / 0 Comments

The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) is launching an Accreditation Scheme for the Manufacturers of Cleaning Chemicals. This move means the CHSA has achieved its strategic ambition of Accrediting […]

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CHSA News in August: your questions answered at chemicals webinar

By CHSA / 12th August 2020 / 0 Comments

Your questions answered at chemicals webinar and successful applicants for the CHSA Undergraduate Bursary announced. Click here to read the full newsletter.

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Winners of the CHSA’s 2020 Undergraduate Bursary Announced

By CHSA / 27th July 2020 / 0 Comments

Three talented and hard-working young people – Sidney Beckles, Garry Richford and Anya Squires – have been named as the recipients of the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association’s (CHSA) 2020 […]

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CHSA News in July: a new deal for the supply chain

By CHSA / 8th July 2020 / 0 Comments

The need for a new deal for the supply chain and previewing the Chemical Manufacturers Accreditation Scheme. News from the CHSA this July. Click here to read the full newsletter.

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A new deal for the cleaning & hygiene supply chain

By CHSA / 30th June 2020 / 0 Comments

By Lorcan Mekitarian, Chair of the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association The coronavirus pandemic is having a huge impact on the cleaning industry. Essential for keeping spaces including hospitals, care […]

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‘If it sounds too good to be true, it is” – advice from the CHSA on false claims

By CHSA / 15th June 2020 / 0 Comments

As the lockdown in the UK begins to lift, organisations need to clean and keep clean offices, shops, and all other public spaces. The advice from the Cleaning & Hygiene […]

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News from the CHSA in June: update on the cleaning & hygiene supply chain

By CHSA / 10th June 2020 / 0 Comments

Update on the cleaning & hygiene supply chain headlines the CHSA’s June newsletter. On Thursday 4 June, the CHSA held a webinar for members to provide an update on the […]

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Report on members’ webinar: product availability in the cleaning & hygiene supply chain

By CHSA / 9th June 2020 / 0 Comments

On Thursday 4 June, the CHSA held a webinar for members. The Panel updated members on the current position regarding product availability. The Panel comprised: Hard surface and hand sanitiser: […]

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CHSA calls on CMA to investigate unscrupulous traders

By CHSA / 3rd June 2020 / 0 Comments

The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) has written to the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) requesting it investigate possible profiteering by unscrupulous organisations capitalising on the exceptional demand for […]

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CHSA calls on the Government to specify employees of manufacturers and distributors of cleaning & hygiene products as eligible for priority testing

By CHSA / 26th May 2020 / 0 Comments

The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) has written to the Health Secretary, The Rt Hon Matt Hancock MP, asking employees of manufacturers and distributors of cleaning and hygiene products […]

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CHSA warns buyers of cleaning and hygiene products to beware profiteers capitalising on unprecedented demand

By CHSA / 18th May 2020 / 0 Comments

The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) is warning all buyers of cleaning and hygiene products to beware of unscrupulous profiteers capitalising on the unprecedented demand for these products. New […]

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News from the CHSA in May

By CHSA / 13th May 2020 / 0 Comments

The Coronavirus is having a significant impact on the cleaning and hygiene industry. May’s newsletter contains more information. Click here to read the full newsletter.  

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Thank you Linda!

By CHSA / 27th April 2020 / 0 Comments

Thank you Linda for your invaluable contribution to the CHSA during your many years of service!

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Business continuity and CHSA appoints new Secretary

By CHSA / 9th April 2020 / 0 Comments

Business continuity in the face of Covid-19 and the appointment of a new Secretary as we say a heartfelt thank you to Linda Belcher.  News from the CHSA in April. […]

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CHSA Donates £5,000 to Grief Encounter despite cancellation of Gala Ball due to Coronoavirus

By CHSA / 9th April 2020 / 0 Comments

Despite having to cancel its annual charity Gala Ball, which was to take place in April, the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) is donating £5,000 to the Chairman’s Charity, […]

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A little silver lining: CHSA chocolates bring some cheer to staff and parents at children’s hospital

By CHSA / 6th April 2020 / 0 Comments

In a little silver lining to the enormous challenge of the coronavirus pandemic, the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) put a smile on the faces of staff and parents […]

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CHSA appoints new Secretary as it says heartfelt thank you to Linda Belcher

By CHSA / 3rd April 2020 / 0 Comments

The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA), is saying a heartfelt thank you to Linda Belcher who has stepped down as the Association’s Secretary after many years of service. Lorraine […]

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Covid-19: manufacturers and distributors of cleaning and hygiene products are essential services

By CHSA / 24th March 2020 / 0 Comments

Following discussion, the Government has confirmed those involved in the production and distributors of cleaning and hygiene products are classified as key workers.  Our members, therefore, are classified as essential services […]

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Covid-19: Update on the CHSA Bursary

By CHSA / 23rd March 2020 / 0 Comments

This is an incredibly challenging time for everyone, including the young people who were taking important exams this summer. The Government has said grades will be calculated based on a best assessment of […]

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CHSA Gala Ball Postoned

By CHSA / 19th March 2020 / 0 Comments

In the context of the coronavirus pandemic, we have taken the decision to postpone the CHSA Gala Ball. Click here for more information.

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News from the CHSA in March

By CHSA / 11th March 2020 / 0 Comments

Seeking our 2020 undergraduate scholars and business continuity in the face of Covid-19.  News from the CHSA in March. Click here to read the full newsletter.

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Launching the CHSA 2020 Bursary

By CHSA / 12th February 2020 / 0 Comments

Don’t miss out!  Tell your employees about this great opportunity for their children. ‘Would be students’, who are the sons or daughters of CHSA members’ employees and on 1 September […]

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The CHSA at the Manchester Cleaning Show: the preview

By CHSA / 7th February 2020 / 0 Comments

Our Standards, Your Guarantee Specify CHSA Accreditation Schemes and be certain ‘what’s on the box is what’s in the box’ The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) is encouraging visitors […]

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CSSA Innovation Showcase Exhibitors Selected

By CHSA / 6th February 2020 / 0 Comments

Nine of the cleaning industry’s most exciting innovations have been selected from 31 submissions to go forward to the Cleaning Support Services Association’s (CSSA) Innovation Showcase 2020 by a panel […]

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Audit Results Show Exceptional Conformance to CHSA Accreditation Schemes in 2019

By CHSA / 2nd February 2020 / 0 Comments

Our Standards. Your Guarantee Members of the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association’s (CHSA) Manufacturing and Distributor Accreditation Schemes achieved high levels of conformance to the demanding standards of the Schemes, […]

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News from the CHSA in January

By CHSA / 15th January 2020 / 0 Comments

Spotlighting our members in our 2020 advert and the CSSA Innovation Showcase Dragon’s Den is taking place next week. News from the CHSA in January Click here to read the […]

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CHSA’s new advert spotlights Accredited Members

By CHSA / 13th January 2020 / 0 Comments

Focusing attention on its work to maintain standards in the industry, the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association’s (CHSA) new advert spotlights Accreditation members.  Proving the strength and depth in the […]

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2019 – another successful year for the CHSA

By CHSA / 11th December 2019 / 0 Comments

New leadership, expanding Accreditation Schemes with a reputation for safeguarding standards in the sector, taking the lead on the challenge of plastics, 30 bereaved young people able to go on […]

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CHSA donation buys residential retreat for up to 30 bereaved children

By CHSA / 9th December 2019 / 0 Comments

Stephen Harrison, Immediate Past Chairman and Vice President of the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) has donated over £10,000 to the Chairman’s Charity, Grief Encounter. The money, raised by […]

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Stephen Harrison steps down after more than five years of service – news from the CHSA in November

By CHSA / 13th November 2019 / 0 Comments

Our November newsletter features a review of our immediate past Chairman, Stephen Harrison’s achievements and our new Chairman, Lorcan Mekitarian’s plans for the forthcoming year. Click here to read the […]

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Cromwell Polythene: making the most of membership

By CHSA / 8th November 2019 / 0 Comments

“Being an Accredited member of the CHSA’s Sack Scheme has helped us grow our business. It’s a clear statement of our commitment to maintaining standards and dealing openly, honestly and […]

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Proud to have signed the New Plastics Economy Global Commitment

By CHSA / 25th October 2019 / 0 Comments

First annual New Plastics Economy Global Commitment progress report published. The commitment calls on companies and governments to eliminate the plastic we don’t need, to innovate so that all plastic […]

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Lorcan Mekitarian sets out his agenda as Chairman of the CHSA

By CHSA / 23rd October 2019 / 0 Comments

Setting out his agenda for his tenure as Chairman of the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association, Lorcan Mekitarian, Sales Director Bpi Recycled Products, part of Berry Bpi Group, focused on […]

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Stephen Harrison steps down as chairman after five years of service

By CHSA / 17th October 2019 / 0 Comments

After five years leading the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA), Stephen Harrison, Managing Director of Harrison Wipes, has stepped down as chairman of the Association.  Lorcan Mekitarian, Sales Director […]

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News from the CHSA in October

By CHSA / 10th October 2019 / 0 Comments

Deadline for Golden Services Awards this Friday and Bunzl addresses waste. Click here to read the full newsletter.

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Our Standards. Your Guarantee. CHSA’s Accreditation Schemes guarantee standards in the cleaning and hygiene sector

By CHSA / 9th October 2019 / 0 Comments

Buyers of cleaning and hygiene products can be certain they get what they pay for thanks to the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association’s (CHSA) Accreditation Schemes. The Schemes cover manufacturers […]

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Announcing the CSSA’s 2020 Innovation Showcase

By CHSA / 8th October 2019 / 0 Comments

The hunt for the industry’s most innovative products, services and initiatives is on! The Cleaning Support Services Association’s (CSSA) 2020 Innovation Showcase celebrates the cleaning industry’s most innovative products, services […]

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Addressing plastic in Bunzl Cleaning & Hygiene Supplies

By CHSA / 7th October 2019 / 0 Comments

Determined to reduce waste and increase recycling and reuse of plastics, Bunzl Cleaning & Hygiene Supplies (BCHS) established a minimum standard for waste management all sites have to meet and […]

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Introducing our members: Diversey

By CHSA / 6th October 2019 / 0 Comments

Diversey’s vision is a healthy and safe world. Its mission is to protect and care for people every day by pioneering future-focussed cleaning and hygiene technologies. Solutions are based on […]

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News from the CHSA in September

By CHSA / 11th September 2019 / 0 Comments

The deadline for the Golden Services Awards is looming and 10 questions with the Accreditation Scheme Inspector, Martin Yates, in Tomorrow’s Cleaning. Click here for the full eNewsletter.

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Member Profile: Introducing Evans Vanodine

By CHSA / 10th September 2019 / 0 Comments

Evans Vanodine has been developing and manufacturing consistent, efficient and cost-effective cleaning and hygiene products for 100 years. During that time, the company’s products have not only been used by […]

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10 Questions with … MARTIN YATES: Published in August issue of Tomorrow’s Cleaning

By CHSA / 20th August 2019 / 0 Comments

10 Questions with … MARTIN YATES: Published in the August issue of Tomorrow’s Cleaning. Click here  to read the full piece.  

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Winners of the CHSA’s 2019 Undergraduate Bursary Announced

By CHSA / 31st July 2019 / 0 Comments

Two talented and hard-working young people – Maisey Woodisse and Timothy Young – have been named as the recipients of the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association’s (CHSA) 2019 Undergraduate Bursaries. […]

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European Ladies Tour Player joins our charity Golf Day – News from the CHSA in July

By CHSA / 10th July 2019 / 0 Comments

European Ladies Tour Player joins our charity Golf Day and the message from our plastics conference – design for recycling and an integrated approach Click here to read the full […]

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Member profile: Vectair Systems

By CHSA / 8th July 2019 / 0 Comments

Vectair Systems is a world-renowned innovator, manufacturer and supplier of aircare and hygiene products serving a number of sectors worldwide. It was founded by the present Managing Director and President, […]

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Design for recycling and an integrated approach: the messages from the CHSA’s plastics conference

By CHSA / 2nd July 2019 / 0 Comments

Two dominant messages emerged from the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) conference on plastics. First, products packaging and processes need to be designed with recycling in mind. Second, an […]

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Ten Days Until Applications for CHSA Bursary Close

By CHSA / 19th June 2019 / 0 Comments

The deadline for applications for our CHSA bursary is 28 June.  Act now to make sure a young person you know doesn’t miss out! Click here for more information.

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Best of British – Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association

By CHSA / 18th June 2019 / 0 Comments

Run by its members for its members, the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers’ Association (CHSA) represents the majority of the UK’s major manufacturers and distributors of cleaning and hygiene products in […]

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News from the CHSA in June

By CHSA / 12th June 2019 / 0 Comments

Tackling plastics at our conference tomorrow.  This and other news from the CHSA in the June newsletter. Click here to read the full story.

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Member Profile: Introducing Robert Scott

By CHSA / 10th June 2019 / 0 Comments

Robert Scott is probably best known for making mops. Half a million of them every week to create a staggering 26 million a year. That’s more mops than any other […]

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CHSA members and guests raise over £8,000 for Grief Encounter

By CHSA / 5th June 2019 / 0 Comments

Members and sponsors of the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA), together with their guests, raised over £8,000 at the Association’s Annual Gala Ball for the Chairman’s Charity, Grief Encounter. […]

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Addressing Plastics at CHSA Conference

By CHSA / 29th May 2019 / 0 Comments

The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) is hosting a conference on Thursday 13 June at the National Space Centre, Leicester. Hearing from waste management experts spanning collection to recycling, […]

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Tackling plastics: news from the CHSA in May

By CHSA / 9th May 2019 / 0 Comments

Tackling plastics at the CHSA and conference and promoting the Accreditation Schemes to Crown Commercial Services: news from the CHSA in May. Click here to view the May newsletter.

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Know a young person going to university this autumn?

By CHSA / 8th May 2019 / 0 Comments

Apply now and they could be a recipient of the CHSA’s undergraduate bursary! Up to two bursaries available. The CHSA Undergraduate Bursary is open to the children of CHSA members’ […]

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Member profile: introducing RPC bpi recycled plastics

By CHSA / 10th April 2019 / 0 Comments

RPC bpi recycled products, a division of RPC bpi group, has been making refuse sacks since the early 1970s. “We are at the forefront of the circular economy and Europe’s […]

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Proud to be the Gold Sponsor of the Kimberly-Clark Professional Golden Service Awards 2020

By CHSA / 25th March 2019 / 0 Comments

The Kimberly-Clark Professional Golden Services Awards 2020 has been launched, with new headline sponsor the Cleaning & Hygiene Supplier’s Association (CHSA) announced today. These are the premier awards recognising excellence […]

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News from the CHSA in March

By CHSA / 13th March 2019 / 0 Comments

The National Space Centre, Leicester is the venue for our June networking (13 June 2019), which will focus on the Cleaning Industry Plastics Pledge.  We are working with the Cleaning […]

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Member profile: Introducing Cromwell Polythene

By CHSA / 11th March 2019 / 0 Comments

Celebrating its 35th anniversary last year, Cromwell Polythene was established in October 1983. Today the business employs 37 people and has ambitious plans for growth. Cromwell Polythene is proud to […]

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Up to two bursaries to be awarded: don’t let your employees miss out!

By CHSA / 28th February 2019 / 0 Comments

Launching the search for the CHSA 2019 undergraduate scholars. Click here to read more.

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Seeking the CHSA’s 2019 Undergraduate Scholars: Up to two bursaries available

By CHSA / 26th February 2019 / 0 Comments

The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) has launched the search for its 2019 Undergraduate Scholars; up to two will be awarded this year, the second in the CHSA’s five-year […]

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All CHSA Distributor Members to be Accredited by 2020

By CHSA / 19th February 2019 / 0 Comments

The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) has announced its intention to ensure all distributor members are approved as Accredited Distributors by 31 December 2020. The CHSA Accreditation Scheme for […]

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Capitalise on CHSA Accreditation at the Cleaning Show

By CHSA / 13th February 2019 / 0 Comments

Membership of one of our Accreditation Schemes sets you apart from the competition so shout about it at the London Cleaning  Show, and we’ve got the resources to help. Click […]

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The Cleaning Industry Plastics Pledge

By CHSA / 12th February 2019 / 0 Comments

“Plastic is embedded in every part of the cleaning and hygiene supply chain, from the manufacture of plastic sacks and the bottles containing cleaning chemicals to the packaging of individual […]

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Profiling our members – DJB Cleaning Supplies

By CHSA / 10th February 2019 / 0 Comments

DJB is a family run cleaning and hygiene distributor, headed up by Dave and Lin Bruce. Lin started the business in 1985 with just one part time member of staff […]

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Taking the CHSA Accreditation Schemes to the Cleaning Show

By CHSA / 24th January 2019 / 0 Comments

The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) is to spread the word about its Accreditation Schemes at the Cleaning Show (11-12 April), joining the British Cleaning Council on stand C4. […]

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Profiling our members – Jangro

By CHSA / 17th January 2019 / 0 Comments

 Jangro is the largest network of independent janitorial distributors in the UK and Ireland. Only premium quality products are supplied wholesale via the network’s 45 distributors, which are strategically located […]

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CHSA Accreditation Schemes Guaranteeing Standards in 2018

By CHSA / 7th January 2019 / 0 Comments

2018 Inspection Results Prove Exceptional Conformance The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association’s (CHSA) analysis of the 2018 performance of its Accreditation Schemes shows exceptional conformance in all areas. The results […]

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In recognition of service

By CHSA / 19th December 2018 / 0 Comments

In recognition of his years of service to the CHSA, Jeff Bell was presented with a silver silva earlier this month by Chairman Stephen Harrison and Vice President David Garcia. […]

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£1,500 raised for RNIB at CHSA’s Pro-Am Golf Tournament

By CHSA / 19th September 2018 / 0 Comments

Members of the cleaning industry have raised over £1,500 at the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association’s (CHSA) annual Pro-Am Golf Tournament for the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB). […]

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Jeff Bell steps down from CHSA Council after many years of service

By CHSA / 18th September 2018 / 0 Comments

After many years of service, former Chairman of the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) and recently retired Managing Director of Deb Limited, Jeff Bell is stepping down from the […]

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Winners of the CHSA’s 2018 Undergraduate Bursary Announced

By CHSA / 10th September 2018 / 0 Comments

Two talented and hard-working young people – Krupa Solanki and Ellie Walker – have been named as the recipients of the CHSA’s 2018 Undergraduate Bursaries. These bursaries have been awarded […]

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Promote your Business at CHSA’s Charity Pro-Am Golf Day: Don’t Miss Out – Act Now!

By CHSA / 24th July 2018 / 0 Comments

The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association’s (CHSA) annual Pro-Am Charity Golf Tournament, taking place on Thursday 13 September, is the perfect opportunity to promote your business to manufacturers and distributors […]

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Plan for change: the message at the CHSA’s House of Commons event

By CHSA / 3rd July 2018 / 0 Comments

‘Plan for change’ was the message from Jon Purdy, EMEA Director of Customer Experience at Kimberly-Clark, and Lord Jon Mendelsohn, formerly Labour’s business and international trade spokesperson in the House […]

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Over £8,400 raised at the Gala Ball and looking forward to the House of Commons

By CHSA / 13th June 2018 / 0 Comments

News from the CHSA in June. Click here to read our newsletter

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CHSA members and guests raised £8,400 for RNIB

By CHSA / 13th June 2018 / 0 Comments

Members and sponsors of the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA), together with their guests, raised £8,400 at the Association’s Annual Gala Ball for the Chairman’s Charity, The Royal National […]

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Spread the word amongst your employees: at least two Undergraduate Bursaries available

By CHSA / 30th May 2018 / 0 Comments

Children of employees of CHSA members eligible to apply If the children of your employees are heading to university in the autumn, make sure they don’t miss out on the […]

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Buyers of bin liners can now be certain ‘what’s on the box is what’s in the box’

By CHSA / 22nd May 2018 / 0 Comments

Bin liners incorporated into CHSA’s Accreditation Scheme for Plastic Sacks Buyers of plastic bin liners can now look for the CHSA Accreditation Scheme logo to be certain ‘what’s on the […]

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The Hunt for CHSA’s 2018 Undergraduate Scholars Begins

By CHSA / 9th May 2018 / 0 Comments

At least two new bursaries to be awarded every year for five years! The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) has launched the search for its 2018 Undergraduate Scholars; at […]

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News from the CHSA in April

By CHSA / 13th April 2018 / 0 Comments

Recording the dedication to RNIB’s talking books and new on the members’ area this month.  News from the CHSA in April.  Click here to read the full newsletter.

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CHSA Donation Buys Talking Books for the RNIB

By CHSA / 5th April 2018 / 0 Comments

Stephen Harrison records dedication on the master copies The £14,000 raised for the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) by the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) in 2017 […]

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The CHSA’s Voice in Parliament

By CHSA / 5th April 2018 / 1 Comment

Stephen Kerr MP has agreed to act as an unpaid Parliamentary Adviser to the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA), giving the Association’s members a voice in Parliament. Stephen is […]

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Bunzl Scoops CSSA Innovation Award at London Event

By CHSA / 4th April 2018 / 0 Comments

Over 140 cleaning industry professionals gathered at the Brewery in London for the final of the CSSA and CHSA Innovation Showcase and saw Bunzl take the top prize for their […]

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CHSA Charity Pro-Am Golf Course moves to stunning new venue, Rockliffe Hall

By CHSA / 14th March 2018 / 0 Comments

The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association’s (CHSA) annual Pro-Am Charity Golf Tournament, taking place on Thursday 13 September, is moving to a new venue – the stunning Rockliffe Hall near […]

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News from the CHSA in March

By CHSA / 14th March 2018 / 0 Comments

The CHSA is heading to the House of Commons and the CSSA Innovation Showcase takes place this week.  News from the CHSA in March. Click here to read the full […]

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News from the CHSA in February

By CHSA / 27th February 2018 / 0 Comments

CSSA Innovation Showcase Dragon’s Den takes place and more products audited in one year than ever before. Click here to read the full newsletter.

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Taking the CHSA Accreditation Schemes to the Cleaning Show

By CHSA / 5th February 2018 / 0 Comments

The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) will spread the word about its Accreditation Schemes at the Manchester Cleaning Show (11-12 April), joining the British Cleaning Council (BCC) on its […]

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David Garcia elected Vice President of the CHSA

By CHSA / 5th February 2018 / 0 Comments

In recognition of his extraordinary contribution to the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA), founder and former chairman of Polaris Plastics, David Garcia, has been elected Vice President of the […]

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CHSA raises a record breaking £14,000 for RNIB

By CHSA / 18th December 2017 / 0 Comments

The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) is very proud to have raised £14,000 to donate to the Chairman’s charity, the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB), thanks to […]

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Members explain why they joined one of our Accreditation Schemes

By CHSA / 8th November 2017 / 0 Comments

“We were one of the original members of the Accreditation Scheme for Industrial Cotton Mops,” explained Vernon Holmes, Vice Chairman of Scot Young Research. “It mattered to us that our […]

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A commitment to standards: the motivation behind members of the CHSA’s Accreditation Schemes

By CHSA / 2nd November 2017 / 0 Comments

Providing feedback on their motivation for membership, members of the CHSA Accreditation Schemes for Distributors, Soft Tissue, Plastic Refuse Sacks and Industrial Cotton Mops universally cited their commitment to standards. […]

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REACH for the cleaning supply chain

By CHSA / 4th April 2016 / 0 Comments

Distributors and contract cleaners to find out what they need to know at June conference Supported by Tomorrow’s Cleaning REACH is a business-critical issue for companies in the cleaning and […]

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REACH for the cleaning supply chain – book the date!

By CHSA / 2nd March 2016 / 0 Comments

The CHSA and the  British Association for Chemical Specialities (BACS) are providing a conference on the business-critical issue of REACH. The conference is taking place on Tuesday 21 June at the Lea […]

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