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News From the Ontario Chapter of CSSA 

The Ontario chapter of the Canadian Sanitation Supply Association is pleased to introduce their new board for 2016. Chapter Chair, Brad Fraser will be introducing his successor, Elio D'Alessio, Alte-Rego Corporation as the new chapter chair at the Ontario Chapter Holiday lunch on November 26 at the Richmond Hill Country Club. Please feel free to contact Elio at:

Tel: 416-740-3397


CSSA Honors Industry Leader

On November 27th  the CSSA will honor an industry icon. Join the Manitoba/ Saskatchewan as they host a special luncheon to honor Joe Graham, Atlas Graham Furgale. The event will take place at the Winnipeg Hilton Airport beginning at 12:00 p.m.

For those wishing to register contact:
Myron Schultz -  204-487-4229
Tim MacGregor - 204-294-1034

News from the Manitoba/Saskatchewan Chapter of CSSA

Myron Schultz, chapter chair of the Manitoba Saskatchewan chapter recently published a news letter outlining some of the successful events that took place over the year. Myron will step down as chapter chair and past things off to his successor, Julie Currie, REV Sales & Marketing. Julie can be reached at:

Tel: 204-962-1849

Green and Clean Restrooms: They Matter to Your Facility!

Green, clean, and sustainable are more vital in your restrooms than in any other area of your facility. In fact, according to a 2011 Cintas Corporation phone survey conducted by Harris Interactive, 94% of U.S. adults would avoid a business in the future if they encountered dirty restrooms.

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CSSA Quebec Chapter Lunch and Training Seminar
11:00am - 2:00pm
The Palace, Laval, QC
Click here for more info or contact Nina Belanger at


Ontario Chapter Christmas Luncheon
11:30am - 3:00pm
Richmond Hill Country Club
Click here to register online.
Click here for the print sign-up sheet.
For more info contact Brad Fraser at or Mike Nosko at

Industry Honours Joe Graham

Winnipeg Hilton Airport
Contact Myron Schultz at or Tim MacGregor at


ISSA Innovation Program Winners Announced

ISSA is pleased to recognize the winners of the 2015 ISSA Innovation Award Program, announced during the ISSA Excellence Award Luncheon on October 23 during ISSA/INTERCLEAN North America 2015. This year’s ISSA Innovation Award Program featured 39 products and services from cleaning manufacturers and service providers. Participants were entered into one of five categories: Cleaning Agents, Dispensers, Equipment, Services & Technology, and Supplies.

Developing a Plan for Customer Retention

Attracting and landing a new customer can be challenging, time consuming, and costly. Many organizations invest extraordinary effort into formulating and implementing strategies to help acquire new business, while allowing those clients they worked so hard to gain just a short time ago slip away. In order for an organization to survive and grow, it must find ways to maintain the clients/customers it has invested in so heavily. This requires a well-defined plan for customer retention and total employee involvement.

Hip-hop hand-washing video stars rapping Winnipeg hospital staffers

Health Sciences Centre staff are using rap and rhymes to send an important message about washing your hands while working in Winnipeg's largest hospital. Hospital employee Ryan Surowich wrote Clean Hands, an original tune that's been made into a 90-second music video featuring him and some of his co-workers.

Cascades to Invest in Quebec Facility

Cascades, Inc., manufacturer of green packaging products and tissue paper, is investing CAD$26.4 million in its Norampac corrugated board conversion plant in Drummondville, Québec. The investment in the Canadian facility is for the installation of a new corrugator, which will increase the facility’s production capacity, consolidate the 214 jobs at the plant, reduce operating costs, and allow the location to continue working toward modernizing its equipment. 

One in three worldwide don’t always wash their hands properly after going to the toilet

A global survey from WIN/Gallup International has revealed 65 per cent of those polled across 64 countries ‘agree' that washing their hands with soap and water is something they automatically do - however 26 per cent somewhat agree, while just under one in 10 (eight per cent) disagree.

List Identifies Top 10 Most Popular Mats

Crown Matting Technologies released a list of its most popular mats. The list is based on a variety of factors including sales from the summer of 2014 to the summer of 2015. According to Adam Strizzi, marketing manager for Crown, the company makes more than 35 different types of mats and "and some years some mats sell far better than others."

Floor Pads Join The Ranks Of Environmentally Friendly Cleaning Products

As more facilities pursue green initiatives, distributors are stocking cleaning products and equipment that meet their customers’ sustainability criteria. Likewise manufacturers are responding with new technologies that satisfy the trend toward cleaning for health and reducing environmental impact — all without forfeiting quality or increasing end users’ costs.

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