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Avantages et inconvénients des deux principaux systèmes d’assainissement dans une piscine.
Chlorine or Salt: Which One is Better for Maintaining a Pool?

Keeping pool water clean is essential for protecting swimmers against the water-borne bacteria that can cause illness and infections – not to mention algae blooms. But which method should you use to sanitize your pool water: chlorine or salt? Or perhaps some other solution? CHLORINE Chlorine is the most common method for keeping water in...

Using Chemicals in Food Areas

In the past, in order to use non-food chemicals such as degreasers, sanitizers, and conveyor lubricants in a federally inspected processing facility, the product’s manufacturer had to obtain a letter of no objection from the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA). Most of these federally inspected plants were food producers involved in interprovincial trade or international...

Do Multi Surface Cleaners Really Work?

Housekeeping involves cleaning and sanitizing all sorts of different surfaces. While some products are considered “multi-surface cleaners,” they do not necessarily offer optimal results on all surfaces and on all types of stains. The good news is that some multi surface cleaners are more versatile than others because they are formulated to efficiently clean most...

How to Make Your Spa More Environmentally-Friendly

A growing number of consumers are jumping on the green and eco-friendly product bandwagon these days. In fact, there are green alternatives now for virtually anything you could ever want to buy. But increased awareness of protecting the planet is not the only reason why so many consumers are buying green. Many of these products...

Gluten-Free Food: The Latest Trend or a Lifestyle Worth Adopting?

For a very long time, wheat went hand-in-hand with good health. In fact, at one time it was the key staple in many people’s diet. But a growing number of consumers are now associating gluten-free foods with higher energy levels and weight loss. A recent study even reported that 78% of people who buy gluten-free...

Canada’s Food Guide: Past, Present and Future

Canada’s Food Guide has evolved considerably since it first appeared in 1942, when it was originally called “Canada’s Official Food Rules.” Intended as a nutrition program to improve the health of Canadians during wartime, it promoted foods that would ensure optimal nutrition in the context of food rationing and poverty. The rules featured six food...

How to Make Your Swimming Pool More Environmentally-Friendly

More and more of us are looking for ways to make our daily lives more eco-responsible. By reducing our ecological footprint, we can improve everyone’s quality of life. But did you know that being environmentally responsible is not just good for the planet? Adopting a greener lifestyle can also save you time and money –...

Pool opening: this year, do it the easy way!

The sun is shining and the days are getting longer. Pool-opening season is (finally) here! But for many pool owners, opening their pool is still somewhat of a mystery. If terms like chlorine, pH, algaecide, alkalinity, algae and shock treatment make your head spin, these general tips will make opening your pool a whole lot...

Handling chemical products at work how to avoid accidents and protect the health of workers

Each year, thousands of workers are injured or killed by workplace accidents or occupational diseases. The good news is there has been a decrease in the number of workplace accidents and deaths in recent years. The bad news is there is still much to be done to raise awareness of this very real problem. The...

Say Goodbye to Foul-Smelling Garbage
Say Goodbye to Foul-Smelling Garbage

When the hot sun beats down on garbage bins, the stench can become unbearable. It can also attract vermin. But what exactly is causing that terrible smell wafting from your garbage bins? The reason for foul-smelling garbage bags is actually quite simple: They contain putrescible materials that are in the process of decomposing, such as...