The family-owned company Markas, specialised in professional cleaning and food preparation, was awarded the European Cleaning and Hygiene Awards for outstanding achievements in the sustainability category in Rome. The European Cleaning and Hygiene Awards are given every year by the European Cleaning Journal. At the award ceremony yesterday at the Parco dei Principi hotel in Rome, Markas was honoured with the European Cleaning & Hygiene Award in the category “Sustainability – Best Practice in the Application” for the second year in a row. Markas has set itself the goal of reducing the environmental impact of cleaning process and improving the quality of service. With the introduction of cleaning products from Werner & Mertz, which have been certified with the EcoLabel and Cradle to Cradle certification, the cleaning service in the hospital of Montichiari has been made more sustainable. The results showed that the consumption of cleaning agents could be reduced by 40% through the pre-impregnation of the mops and that the consumption in the surface cleaning was 30% lower and unpleasant odors could be combated by the use of safe cleaning agents.
The magazine “GSA” reports about in its edition of November 2017.
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