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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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CHSA Accreditation News

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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News from the CHSA in July

By CHSA / 7th July 2021 / 0 Comments

We need your input and an industry leader at the Cleaning Show: news from the CHSA in July. Click here to access the full eNewsletter.

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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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CHSA Bursary

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 Accreditation News

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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CHSA Accreditation News

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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CHSA Certification

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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CHSA News

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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Coronavirus: What’s the impact on your business?

By CHSA / 21st April 2020 / 0 Comments

Now in week four, the lock down is affecting all of us. To represent you effectively we need to understand the impact on your business. Please click here and complete the […]

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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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Our Standards. Your Guarantee (January 2020)

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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Our Standards. Your Guarantee (January 2020)

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

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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Announcing Chairman’s Charity for 2019: Grief Encounter

By CHSA / 21st January 2019 / 0 Comments

This and other news from the CHSA in January. Click here to read the full newsletter.

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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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Donation to fund Talking Books

By CHSA / 18th December 2018 / 0 Comments

The nearly £10,000 raised through the generosity of CHSA members has been donated to the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB), which will use it to record unabridged audiobooks […]

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News from the CHSA in December

By CHSA / 12th December 2018 / 0 Comments

Reflecting on a successful 2018 and looking forward to an active 2019.  News from the CHSA in December. Click here to download our December newsletter.

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Accredited Distributors achieving over 97% compliance

By CHSA / 3rd December 2018 / 0 Comments

The results from the 2018 audits of the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association’s (CHSA) Accreditation Scheme for Distributors mean their customers are guaranteed ‘what’s on the box is what’s in […]

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News from the CHSA in November

By CHSA / 14th November 2018 / 0 Comments

Book for the 2019 Gala Ball and taking the initiative with plastics.  News from the CHSA in November. Click here for the November newsletter.

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YPO joins CHSA as Accredited Distributor

By CHSA / 11th October 2018 / 0 Comments

YPO, the UK’s largest public sector buying and procurement organization, has joined the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association’s (CHSA) Accreditation Scheme for Distributors. YPO’s decision to join signifies the Scheme’s […]

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News from the CHSA in October

By CHSA / 11th October 2018 / 0 Comments

YPO joins CHSA as Accredited Distributor.  This and other news fro the CHSA in October. Click here to read the full newsletter.

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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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News from the CHSA in September

By CHSA / 12th September 2018 / 0 Comments

Recognising Jeff Bell’s years of service and Krupa Solanki and Ellie Walker announced as successful applicants for 2018 Bursary. This and other news in our September newsletter. Click here to […]

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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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News from the CHSA in July

By CHSA / 11th July 2018 / 0 Comments

Plan for change: the message from our event at the House of Commons. This, the election of two new representatives to our governing Council and other news in our July […]

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Two new representatives elected to the CHSA Council

By CHSA / 9th July 2018 / 0 Comments

Kimberly-Clark Professional was re-elected and RPC bpi recycled products elected onto the CHSA Council at the AGM held at the House of Commons, resulting in two new representatives joining the […]

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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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News for the CHSA in May

By CHSA / 9th May 2018 / 0 Comments

Looking forward to the Gala Ball, launch of the 2018 Bursary and attracting distributors to the Accreditation Scheme: news from the CHSA in May. Click here to download the May […]

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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 Accreditation Schemes Guaranteeing Standards

By CHSA / 24th January 2018 / 0 Comments

Analysis of Scheme Performance in 2017 shows members achieve high levels of conformance while more products audited than ever before Following the introduction in January 2017 of the Cleaning & […]

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CHSA proud to sponsor CSSA Inaugural Innovation Showcase

By CHSA / 15th January 2018 / 0 Comments

Encouraging CHSA members to celebrate their innovation and enter The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) is very proud to sponsor the CSSA’s inaugural Innovation Showcase, established to celebrate the […]

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News from the CHSA in January

By CHSA / 11th January 2018 / 0 Comments

Proud to sponsor the CSSA Innovation Showcase and last few places at the Gala Ball.  News from the CHSA. Click here to download the newsletter.

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CHSA sponsors CSSA Innovation Showcase

By CHSA / 11th January 2018 / 0 Comments

The CHSA is proud to sponsor the CSSA Innovation Showcase.   Click here for more information.  

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Reflecting on a successful 2017 and looking forward to an active 2018

By CHSA / 20th December 2017 / 0 Comments

As we approach the festive period we have taken the opportunity to reflect on 2017 and share a preview of some of the activities we have planned for the forthcoming […]

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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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10th Annual Charity Gala Ball Moves to The Belfry! News from the CHSA in October

By CHSA / 11th October 2017 / 0 Comments

The 2018 Gala Ball, taking place on 11 May, is moving to a new venue, the Belfry Hotel & Resort, at Sutton Coldfield in the West Midlands. Click here to download […]

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Promote your membership of the CHSA Accreditation Schemes!

By CHSA / 20th September 2017 / 0 Comments

Standards are at the heart of the CHSA, every member signing up to our rigorous Code of Practice. Our Accreditation Schemes for distributors and manufacturers of soft tissue, plastic refuse […]

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News from the CHSA in September

By CHSA / 20th September 2017 / 0 Comments

£3,900 raised for RNIB at CHSA’s Tenth Annual Golf Tournament for RNIB. Click here to read our September newsletter.

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£3,900 raised for RNIB at CHSA’s Tenth Annual Golf Tournament

By CHSA / 13th September 2017 / 0 Comments

CHSA has now raised an impressive total of £14,000 this year The CHSA’s tenth annual Pro-Am Golf Tournament raised £3,900 for the Chairman’s charity, the Royal National Institute of Blind […]

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CHSA’s Accredited Distributors Demand Conformance from Suppliers

By CHSA / 10th September 2017 / 0 Comments

Membership of the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association’s (CHSA) Manufacturing Standards Accreditation Schemes has increased as distributors joining the Accredited Distributors Scheme demand conformance from their suppliers. The CHSA’s Accredited […]

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News from the CHSA in August

By CHSA / 4th September 2017 / 0 Comments

Winners of the 2017 Undergraduate Bursary Announced and a call to report products issues found in the market. Click here to read our August newsletter.

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Winners of the CHSA’s 2017 Undergraduate Bursary Announced

By CHSA / 8th August 2017 / 0 Comments

Three talented and hard-working young people – Lauren Moss, Lewis Baron and Chloe Campbell-Hamilton – have been named as the recipients of the CHSA’s 2017 Undergraduate Bursaries. Chloe, Lewis and […]

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News from the CHSA in July

By CHSA / 12th July 2017 / 0 Comments

New Members Elected to CHSA Council and van stickers available for Accredited Distributors. Click here to read our July newsletter.

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News from the CHSA in June

By CHSA / 19th June 2017 / 0 Comments

Deadline for CHSA Bursary is 30 June; details of 2017 Golf Day on 7 Sept now available: news from the CHSA in June. Click here to read the newsletter.

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More than ever raised at Gala Ball!

By CHSA / 1st June 2017 / 0 Comments

Almost £10,000 raised for RNIB by generous CHSA members and guests Members and sponsors of the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) together with their guests raised £9,950 at its […]

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Our Standards. Your Guarantee

By CHSA / 23rd May 2017 / 0 Comments

We’re advertising in the cleaning and hygiene trade media, promoting the benefits of our rigorously audited Accreditation Schemes, on behalf of our members. “Be certain what’s on the box is […]

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News from the CHSA in May

By CHSA / 15th May 2017 / 0 Comments

Make the most of your CHSA membership: shout about it on your vans.  News from the CHSA in May. Click here to read the newsletter.

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News from the CHSA in April

By CHSA / 11th April 2017 / 0 Comments

Lee Sharpe to join us on our Golf Day: news from the CHSA in April Click here to read the newsletter.

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News from the CHSA in March

By CHSA / 30th March 2017 / 0 Comments

Near perfect compliance … and a huge thank you to our members: news from the CHSA in March Click here to read the newsletter.

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CHSA Accreditation Scheme Members deliver near perfect compliance in 2016

By CHSA / 27th February 2017 / 0 Comments

Buying from CHSA Accreditation Scheme members is the only way to be certain ‘what’s on the box is in the box’ Analysis of the auditing results for the CHSA’s Accreditation […]

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20 years of driving up standards: news from the CHSA in February

By CHSA / 20th February 2017 / 0 Comments

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Hunt for CHSA’s 2017 Undergraduate Scholars Begins: Three Bursaries Available

By CHSA / 20th February 2017 / 0 Comments

Following the successful re-introduction of its Undergraduate Bursary, the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) has expanded the Bursary: there will be up to three lucky winners in 2017. Applicants […]

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Driving up standards for 20 years

By CHSA / 2nd February 2017 / 0 Comments

The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) is this year celebrating the 20th anniversary of its Manufacturing Standards Accreditation Scheme for Soft Tissue. For 20 years the Association has been […]

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News from the CHSA in January

By CHSA / 2nd February 2017 / 0 Comments

Looking forward to 2017! Click here to read our January newsletter in full.

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Taking the CHSA Accreditation Schemes to the Cleaning Show

By CHSA / 2nd February 2017 / 0 Comments

The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) will be spreading the word about its Accreditation Schemes at the Cleaning Show, joining the British Cleaning Council (BCC) on stand number B30. […]

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Introducing Accreditation Scheme for Distributors: CHSA continues to focus on standards

By CHSA / 12th January 2017 / 0 Comments

The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) is adding to its three Manufacturing Standards Accreditation Schemes with the launch of a new Accreditation Scheme for Distributors. The Scheme went live […]

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News from the CHSA in November

By CHSA / 17th November 2016 / 0 Comments

Book your plan now at our Gala Ball! Click here to read our November newsletter in full.

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CHSA backs CSSA Inaugural Awards

By CHSA / 15th November 2016 / 0 Comments

The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) is delighted to announce it has signed up as a Champion of the inaugural CSSA Awards. The CSSA Awards have been developed to […]

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CHSA calls on local government buyers to specify Accredited product

By CHSA / 3rd November 2016 / 0 Comments

Exhibiting at the Local Government Procurement Expo, the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) called on procurers of cleaning and hygiene products to specify CHSA Accredited product. “Our Accreditation Schemes […]

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News from the CHSA in October

By CHSA / 17th October 2016 / 0 Comments

The CHSA Golf Day raised a record breaking £6,500! Click here to read our October newsletter in full.

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Shaun Chatterton named Vice President of the CHSA

By CHSA / 3rd October 2016 / 0 Comments

In recognition of his extraordinary contribution to the cleaning industry and the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) Shaun Chatterton has been named a Vice President of the CHSA. Shaun […]

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CHSA Golf Day raises record breaking £6,500 for charity

By CHSA / 21st September 2016 / 0 Comments

One of the highlights of the cleaning industry calendar, the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers’ Association’s (CHSA) annual Golf Day, which took place in Oulton Hall, Yorkshire, raised a record breaking […]

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Dan Walker to host CHSA’s Annual Golf Day

By CHSA / 31st August 2016 / 0 Comments

One of the highlights of the cleaning industry calendar, the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers’ Association’s (CHSA) annual Golf Day is taking place at Oulton Hall in Yorkshire on 15 September. […]

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CHSA Enhanced Accreditation Scheme for Plastic Refuse Sacks to push back on ‘brown box’ product

By CHSA / 19th August 2016 / 0 Comments

The Panel managing the CHSA’s Accreditation Scheme for Plastic Refuse Sacks has voted to enhance the criteria for membership. As well as having to pass a series of rigorous audits […]

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News in August from the CHSA

By CHSA / 11th August 2016 / 0 Comments

Adam Jackson wins CHSA Scholarship and one month to go to our annual Golf Day! Click here to read the August newsletter.    

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Adam Jackson wins CHSA Undergraduate Scholarship for 2016

By CHSA / 4th August 2016 / 0 Comments

Talented young Adam Jackson, the son of Helen Jackson who works for Deb Ltd has been awarded the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association’s (CHSA) Undergraduate Scholarship Scheme bursary for 2016! […]

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News in July from the CHSA

By CHSA / 13th July 2016 / 0 Comments

Golf Day sponsorship being snapped up; Scholarship judging day around the corner: news from the CHSA Click here to read the July newsletter.

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“The information I needed in a digestible format”

By CHSA / 1st July 2016 / 0 Comments

The verdict of a distributor attending REACH for the cleaning supply chain, a conference organised by CHSA and BACS  and supported by the British Cleaning Council and Tomorrow’s Cleaning Distributors […]

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Welsh National Procurement Service specifies CHSA Accreditation Scheme membership

By CHSA / 22nd June 2016 / 0 Comments

The National Procurement Service for Wales (NPS) has called on the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) and its Independent Inspector to support its Refuse Sack Tender Process. As part […]

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News in June from the CHSA

By CHSA / 13th June 2016 / 0 Comments

Adapt to REACH and the CHSA Undergraduate Scholarship. Click here to read the June newsletter.

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Generous CHSA members raise £8,300 for charity

By CHSA / 8th June 2016 / 0 Comments

Members and sponsors of the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) raised £8,300 at its Annual Gala Ball for the Chairman’s Charity, The Helping Treat Cancer Together Committee. “Raising money […]

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News in May from the CHSA

By CHSA / 24th May 2016 / 0 Comments

REACH, the CHSA Scholarship and a Golf Day with a difference! Click here to read the May newsletter.

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You can’t trust ‘approximate’: Trust the CHSA Accreditation Scheme Marque

By CHSA / 4th May 2016 / 0 Comments

Labels that state an approximate length, width, count or weight cannot be trusted according to the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers’ Association (CHSA). The only way buyers of cleaning and hygiene […]

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REACH for the cleaning supply chain – find about managing safety data sheets at BACS-CHSA conference on 21 June

By CHSA / 3rd May 2016 / 0 Comments

REACH is a business-critical issue for companies in the cleaning and hygiene sector. In force now, the regulation places new responsibilities on the users of cleaning chemicals and increases the […]

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News in April from the CHSA

By CHSA / 15th April 2016 / 0 Comments

Adapt to REACH and the CHSA Undergraduate Scholarship. Click here to read the April newsletter.

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News in March from the CHSA

By CHSA / 11th April 2016 / 0 Comments

From REACH for the cleaning supply chain to Dan Walker hosting our annual golf day. Click here to read the March newsletter.

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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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We stand for standards

By CHSA / 17th March 2016 / 0 Comments

“Our members want to be part of an industry known for its ethical approach,” said Stephen Harrison, Chairman of the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association. “They want to see an […]

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See our Independent Inspector at work

By CHSA / 3rd March 2016 / 0 Comments

Martin Yates is the CHSA’s Independent Inspector.  He audits Accreditation Scheme members, making sure they comply with the requirements of the Scheme of which they are a member. He is […]

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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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The CHSA begins its search for the Undergraduate Scholar for 2016

By CHSA / 19th February 2016 / 0 Comments

Winning candidate to receive £4,500 for books and expenses The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) has launched its Undergraduate Scholarship Scheme for 2016 and is now on the hunt […]

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10 Questions with … Stephen Harrison

By CHSA / 15th February 2016 / 0 Comments

Stephen Harrison, Chairman of the CHSA and Managing Director of Harrison Wipes, was the cleaning industry professional featured in the January issue of Tomorrow’s Cleaning. Click here to read the […]

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News in February from the CHSA

By CHSA / 15th February 2016 / 0 Comments

Dedicated to driving up standards; conference on far-reaching regulatory changes. Click here to read the February newsletter.

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News in January from the CHSA

By CHSA / 15th February 2016 / 0 Comments

The Gala Ball’s a sell out and specifiers demanding the Accreditation Scheme marque: news from the CHSA Click here to read the January newsletter.

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The ‘Northern Powerhouse’ needed its own Cleaning Show

By CHSA / 29th January 2016 / 0 Comments

Content submitted by Greyland And now it has one! The 6th & 7th April 2016 Manchester Cleaning Show will be a long awaited event, held appropriately enough at the modern Event […]

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Sponsorship Opportunities Announced for CHSA’s Sell Out Gala Ball

By CHSA / 25th January 2016 / 0 Comments

Taking place on May 20th this year, the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association’s (CHSA) annual Charity Gala Ball, which is already almost a complete sell-out, is a perfect opportunity for […]

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“Demand the best, demand CHSA Accredited Product”

By CHSA / 11th January 2016 / 0 Comments

CHSA audits more product than ever; suppliers achieve near perfect compliance In 2015 the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) audited more products than has ever been the case, with […]

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CHSA launches new website

By CHSA / 24th November 2015 / 0 Comments

The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association’s (CHSA) new website is now live. Run by its members for its members the CHSA represents all the major manufacturers and distributors supplying cleaning […]

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CHSA UPDATE – NOVEMBER 2015

By CHSA / 11th November 2015 / 0 Comments

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“You can trust CHSA approved product!”

By CHSA / 21st October 2015 / 0 Comments

Explaining why distributor M60 Cleaning Supplies Ltd joined the CHSA in June this year Mike Gould said: “We want to be absolutely sure we get what we pay for and […]

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CHSA members raise £8,500 for charity

By CHSA / 21st October 2015 / 0 Comments

Members and sponsors of the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) have raised £8,500 in 2015 for the Chairman’s Charity, The Helping Treat Cancer Together Committee. “We’re very proud to […]

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CHSA Update – October 2015

By CHSA / 16th October 2015 / 0 Comments

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CHSA’s sell out Golf Day raises £5,500 for charity

By CHSA / 5th October 2015 / 0 Comments

One of the highlights of calendar, the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers’ Association’s (CHSA) annual Golf Day, held at Rudding Park in North Yorkshire was a ‘sell out’, raising over £5,500 […]

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Welcoming Gremer to the CHSA

By CHSA / 1st October 2015 / 0 Comments

Explaining why they joined the CHSA they said: “Established in 1973, Gremer is a family run business specialising in the supply of janitorial products to leading companies throughout the UK. […]

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CHSA Update – September 2015

By CHSA / 16th September 2015 / 0 Comments

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CHSA Update – August 2015

By CHSA / 16th August 2015 / 0 Comments

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"Membership strengthens our brand"

By CHSA / 11th August 2015 / Comments Off on "Membership strengthens our brand"

Almost fourteen years after beginning business as a Kent-based supplier of consumables to London and the South East, Mayflower Washroom Solutions is now a national business with over 100 employees, […]

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CHSA Update – July 2015

By CHSA / 16th July 2015 / 0 Comments

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Scholarship Scheme features on CleanZine

By CHSA / 13th July 2015 / Comments Off on Scholarship Scheme features on CleanZine

The announcement of our new Scholarship Scheme, designed to increase access to higher education for the sons and daughters of our members’ employees, has been featured in The CleanZine. Applications […]

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CHSA launches Undergraduate Scholarship Scheme to increase access to higher education

By CHSA / 6th July 2015 / Comments Off on CHSA launches Undergraduate Scholarship Scheme to increase access to higher education

The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) has established a new Undergraduate Scholarship Scheme open to the children of CHSA members’ employees. Applications are being sought from now (closing date […]

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Sponsorship of GSA featured in Tomorrow's Cleaning

By CHSA / 18th June 2015 / Comments Off on Sponsorship of GSA featured in Tomorrow's Cleaning

The CHSA has signed up as a silver sponsor of the Golden Services Awards.  Read all about it in the June issue of Tomorrow’s Cleaning. It’s on page 15, across […]

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Applications for CHSA’s Accreditation Scheme on the rise as buyers specify membership

By CHSA / 17th June 2015 / Comments Off on Applications for CHSA’s Accreditation Scheme on the rise as buyers specify membership

Membership applications for the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers’ Associations’ (CHSA) Manufacturing Standards Accreditation Scheme for Plastic Refuse Sacks have soared; five new applications were received during quarter two of 2015. […]

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CHSA Update – June 2015

By CHSA / 16th June 2015 / 0 Comments

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Golden Service Awards sponsorship featured in CleanZine

By CHSA / 12th June 2015 / Comments Off on Golden Service Awards sponsorship featured in CleanZine

The CleanZine has featured our Silver Sponsorship of the Golden Services Awards. As Chairman of the CHSA and Managing Director of Harrison Wipes explained: “Our members supply the contract cleaners and […]

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Signed up as a Silver Sponsor of Golden Service Awards

By CHSA / 11th June 2015 / Comments Off on Signed up as a Silver Sponsor of Golden Service Awards

The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers’ Association (CHSA) has signed up as a Silver Sponsor of the prestigious Golden Service Awards. “We’re delighted to be a Silver Sponsor at the Golden […]

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Golf Day 2015 Sponsorship Packages

By CHSA / 10th June 2015 / Comments Off on Golf Day 2015 Sponsorship Packages

Rudding Park, Harrogate 24th September 2015 Sponsorship & Pricing Packages John Wells PGA Golf Pro will be running the following spot prize competitions during the afternoon: Straightest drive on the […]

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Our standard, your guarantee

By CHSA / 3rd June 2015 / Comments Off on Our standard, your guarantee

The advertisements for the Manufacturing Standards Accreditation Schemes have appeared in the May issue of Cleaning & Maintenance and the April / May issue of Cleaning Matters. The purpose of […]

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Distributors demand transparency

By CHSA / 27th May 2015 / Comments Off on Distributors demand transparency

Distributors are turning to members of the CHSA’s Manufacturing Standards Accreditation Schemes for soft tissue products, plastic refuse sacks and industrial cotton mops to obtain greater transparency in their supply […]

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CHSA Update – May 2015

By CHSA / 1st May 2015 / 0 Comments

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CHSA Update – April 2015

By CHSA / 16th April 2015 / 0 Comments

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CHSA launches Accreditation Scheme for industrial cotton mops

By CHSA / 7th April 2015 / Comments Off on CHSA launches Accreditation Scheme for industrial cotton mops

Determined to continue driving up standards in the cleaning industry, the Cleaning & Hygiene Supplier’s Association (CHSA) has developed and is now launching the Manufacturing Standards Accreditation Scheme for Cotton […]

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A day in the life of Martin Yates

By CHSA / 17th March 2015 / Comments Off on A day in the life of Martin Yates

Cleaning Matters spent a day with Martin Yates, independent auditor at the Cleaning & hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA), to find out what businesses must do to comply with its accreditation […]

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Only one table left at our 7th Charity Ball

By CHSA / 17th March 2015 / Comments Off on Only one table left at our 7th Charity Ball

Tickets are selling fast for our annual black tie Charity Ball on Friday 29 May; only 10 of the 140 places are still available. Email the secretariat NOW if you […]

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Driving up Standards in our Industry

By CHSA / 17th March 2015 / Comments Off on Driving up Standards in our Industry

Voluntary participation takes time and energy. It shows a real commitment to the aims of the organisation, as panel members of our Manufacturing Standards Accreditation Schemes know well. Comprised entirely […]

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Getting the message across: our standard your guarantee

By CHSA / 17th March 2015 / Comments Off on Getting the message across: our standard your guarantee

The Manufacturing Standards Accreditation Schemes guarantee three things to buyers of the products stamped with the Scheme marque: • Consistency of supply: customers receive what they order; • Accurate labelling: […]

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7 reasons to attend the Cleaning Show

By CHSA / 17th March 2015 / Comments Off on 7 reasons to attend the Cleaning Show

The Cleaning Show is taking place now (10-12 March) at the ExCel. Source the latest products and services on the market, with over 100 exhibitors View demonstrations and try out […]

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Visit Harrison Wipes at The Cleaning Show

By CHSA / 17th March 2015 / Comments Off on Visit Harrison Wipes at The Cleaning Show

Harrison Wipes will be exhibiting at The Cleaning Show, Stand No. C20. Visitors to the stand will discover a world of innovation. A specialised Innovation Zone will feature in the […]

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Do you want to dispense with the mess?

By CHSA / 17th March 2015 / Comments Off on Do you want to dispense with the mess?

A revolutionary new refuse sack system is on the way from Polaris Plastics. With a radical new and efficient dispensing system, strong environmental credentials and weights and colours to suit […]

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Planting trees is child's play for PHS Direct

By CHSA / 17th March 2015 / Comments Off on Planting trees is child's play for PHS Direct

The February sun shone on PHS Direct’s annual tree planting event in the National Forest, but the difference this year was that the Birch Coppice team joined forces with “Woodland […]

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Rawlins ups the pressure for hygienic cleaning with rights to Kaivac Range

By CHSA / 17th March 2015 / Comments Off on Rawlins ups the pressure for hygienic cleaning with rights to Kaivac Range

No-Touch Cleaning® backs the campaign for science-based approach. Denis Rawlins Limited has secured the rights to distribute Kaivac cleaning systems throughout the UK and Ireland in support of its campaign […]

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CHSA Update -March 2015

By CHSA / 1st March 2015 / 0 Comments

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Welcome DL Gellings

By CHSA / 16th February 2015 / Comments Off on Welcome DL Gellings

We would like to warmly welcome new member D L Gellings Ltd. Based in the Isle of Man their membership was confirmed at the last Council meeting.

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Complying with EU Timber Regulations

By CHSA / 16th February 2015 / Comments Off on Complying with EU Timber Regulations

  The new European Union Timber Regulations, which apply to timber originating in both EU and non-EU countries, put obligations on businesses which trade in timber and timber related products. […]

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It's official! Our Golf Day is taking place at the Best UK Hotel Outside London

By CHSA / 16th February 2015 / Comments Off on It's official! Our Golf Day is taking place at the Best UK Hotel Outside London

Trip Advisor’s Travellers’ Choice has ranked Rudding Park the Best UK Hotel Outside London; it ranked number three across the whole UK. The ranking comes from the 3,026 reviews it […]

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107 days and counting …

By CHSA / 16th February 2015 / Comments Off on 107 days and counting …

… until our Gala Ball on 29 May. We’ve booked a top class hotel for this event too, the Copthorne Tara Hotel right in the heart of the Royal Borough […]

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Kyran Bracken to speak at Cleaning Show

By CHSA / 16th February 2015 / Comments Off on Kyran Bracken to speak at Cleaning Show

Former England Scrum Half, Kyran Bracken is giving a motivational talk at the Cleaning Show 2015. In a new home this year, the Cleaning Show (10-12 March) is a superb […]

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In the news

By CHSA / 16th February 2015 / Comments Off on In the news

Out now, the February issue of Cleaning & Maintenance covers the Soft Tissue Manufacturing Standards Accreditation Scheme’s Annual Report. Our full page advert promoting the Accreditation Schemes is published in […]

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Celebrating 25 years

By CHSA / 16th February 2015 / Comments Off on Celebrating 25 years

Essential Supply Products (esp) are celebrating their 25th year in the disposable paper industry. esp’s vision is the delivery of high quality products, first class customer service and a desire […]

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New survey shows workplace washrooms have multiple uses

By CHSA / 16th February 2015 / Comments Off on New survey shows workplace washrooms have multiple uses

Employees use their workplace washrooms as a place to escape and let off steam, according to a new study commissioned by Tork manufacturer SCA. And half of those questioned want […]

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Vectair Systems launches You Tube channel

By CHSA / 16th February 2015 / Comments Off on Vectair Systems launches You Tube channel

Recognising the rise of social media and the importance of video in the way consumers now like to communicate, leading hygiene manufacturer Vectair Systems has launched a You Tube channel […]

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Simply put: it’s ‘great for cleaning!’

By CHSA / 16th February 2015 / Comments Off on Simply put: it’s ‘great for cleaning!’

Introducing new Lemon Cleanser Gel from Greyland. Gel-type cleaning products have become popular due to the additional contact time they have even on vertical surfaces, allowing the cleansing action to […]

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Named Brakes ‘Catering Supplies & Equipment Supplier of the year 2014’

By CHSA / 16th February 2015 / Comments Off on Named Brakes ‘Catering Supplies & Equipment Supplier of the year 2014’

Northwood Hygiene Products beat over 60 of Brakes’ suppliers within the category. The company was commended for its swift deliveries, complete supply chain and the overall quality of its products. […]

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Tork returns to the Cleaning Show in style

By CHSA / 16th February 2015 / Comments Off on Tork returns to the Cleaning Show in style

Tork manufacturer SCA will be making a spectacular comeback at this year’s Cleaning Show. The company will give visitors a sneak preview of a brand new smart solution for the […]

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CHSA Update – February 2015

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Book the date! Gala Ball on 29th May 2015

By CHSA / 17th January 2015 / Comments Off on Book the date! Gala Ball on 29th May 2015

The date is fixed, the venue confirmed and now we have booked top class entertainment plus a live band; everything is on track for a wonderful night out at our […]

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Save the date! Golf Day confirmed

By CHSA / 17th January 2015 / Comments Off on Save the date! Golf Day confirmed

The date for our annual charity Pro-Am Golf Day has now been confirmed: Thursday 24 September, 2015. It is taking part at Rudding Park, Harrogate. Email the Secretariat now to […]

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Reflecting on a successful year at the AGM

By CHSA / 17th January 2015 / Comments Off on Reflecting on a successful year at the AGM

The Soft Tissue Manufacturing Standards Accreditation Scheme AGM, held in December, was well attended. Reflecting on a successful year Panel Chairman, Mike Stubbs, updated the members on the achievements of […]

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Advertising campaign launched

By CHSA / 17th January 2015 / Comments Off on Advertising campaign launched

The advertising campaign, designed to raise awareness of our Manufacturing Standards Accreditation Schemes, kicks off this month across the key titles. We’re on the home page of Tomorrow’s Cleaning, live […]

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In the news

By CHSA / 17th January 2015 / Comments Off on In the news

The CHSA Manufacturing Standards Accreditation Schemes are in the news. A day in the life of Scheme Auditor Martin Yates is featured in the current issue of Cleaning Matters and […]

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CHSA members sign up for Cleaning Show

By CHSA / 17th January 2015 / Comments Off on CHSA members sign up for Cleaning Show

The Cleaning Show (10-12 March) looks like it is going to be a vibrant and exciting show this year. The UK’s major event for the cleaning and support services sector, […]

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Cherwell supports Village Water

By CHSA / 17th January 2015 / Comments Off on Cherwell supports Village Water

Cherwell’s MD Jeremy Hodge has recently returned from a trip to Zambia where he was taking a look at the excellent work of Midlands-based charity Village Water. For over a […]

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ESP – making a great deal of difference

By CHSA / 17th January 2015 / Comments Off on ESP – making a great deal of difference

As it enters its 25th year in the paper industry, esp is taking a look back at a very successful year in the paper industry. At the outset, 2014 was […]

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Nathaniel Potts appointed sales and marketing director at Cromwell Polythene

By CHSA / 17th January 2015 / Comments Off on Nathaniel Potts appointed sales and marketing director at Cromwell Polythene

Nathaniel joins Cromwell Polythene from Commercial Group, where he was director of corporate accounts focusing on the business development of major corporate customers and managing the sales team. Nat Potts’ […]

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CHSA Update – January 2015

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Over £2,500 raised at our Charity Ball

By CHSA / 5th June 2014 / Comments Off on Over £2,500 raised at our Charity Ball

Our annual Charity Ball was a brilliant success, raising £2,690 for the Chairman’s Charity, Breast Cancer Campaign and in particular for Andi’s Fund. The Copthorne Tara Hotel in Kensington provided […]

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CHSA'S Charity Golf event – Thursday 11th September 2014

By CHSA / 3rd April 2014 / Comments Off on CHSA'S Charity Golf event – Thursday 11th September 2014

  The date is fixed for 11th September and this year we have moved to Oulton Hall in Leeds. We promise you’ll not be disappointed; it boasts a truly impressive […]

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CHSA'S 6th Annual Charity Ball – Friday 23rd May 2014

By CHSA / 28th February 2014 / Comments Off on CHSA'S 6th Annual Charity Ball – Friday 23rd May 2014

Our Annual Charity Ball 2014 at The London Copthorne Tara Hotel, Scarsdale Place, Kensington, London W8 5SR On Friday 23rd May 2014 7.30pm for 8.00pm, Dinner Dress Code: Black Tie […]

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Employers underpaying workers risk losing 80% of their business

By CHSA / 4th November 2013 / Comments Off on Employers underpaying workers risk losing 80% of their business

New research from the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) reveals that businesses who pay less than the National Minimum Wage risk huge damage to their business through loss […]

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Katrin Academy – Stepping stones to success

By CHSA / 5th March 2005 / Comments Off on Katrin Academy – Stepping stones to success

Metsa Tissue is very pleased to be celebrating a significant milestone next month. No – it’s not Katrin’s birthday…… (although next year, Katrin will be 40 years young…). It is […]

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