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PHOENIX — As hundreds of thousands of U.S. schools prepare for in-person learning, it is no surprise that cleanliness and disinfection are top-of-mind, according to a recent survey conducted by OpenWorks, a commercial cleaning and disinfecting service provider. The survey, which polled more than 200 U.S. educators across the country, revealed that 92 percent plan […]

August 28, 2020

Most say school restrooms are the areas most prone to germs U.S. educators say they plan to increase the frequency of school cleaning and disinfecting as teachers and students return for in-person learning, according to a new survey by OpenWorks, a national facility services and commercial cleaning and disinfecting service provider. OpenWorks polled more than 200 educators […]

August 20, 2020

According to a new survey, 92% of U.S. educators say they will increase how often their schools are cleaned and disinfected; more than half have plans to clean and disinfect multiple times a day PHOENIX (Aug. 19, 2020) – As hundreds of thousands of U.S. schools prepare for in-person learning, it is no surprise that […]

August 17, 2020

PHOENIX (Aug. 17, 2020) – For the second year in a row, OpenWorks, a national facility services and commercial cleaning and disinfecting service provider, has earned a coveted spot on Inc. magazine’s 5000 list, which annually ranks the fastest-growing private companies nationwide. The list represents the most successful independent, small businesses in the country. Companies […]

August 11, 2020

OpenWorks Regional Operations Manager Mary Torrado was recently invited to share her industry expertise on the ‘Dishin’ It Up with Jan D’Atri’ podcast. Mary offers suggestions on how to apply some of the disinfection and deep cleaning procedures used by OpenWorks for commercial cleaning to your home or home-based office. Mary’s interview begins at 7:30. […]

OpenWorks COO, Liz Caracciolo, shared a recent survey that found that while many people indicate that their highest priority for their workplace is cleaning and disinfecting high-touch surfaces as well as restrooms and kitchens, just three-in-five companies saw the need to increase the frequency of their disinfecting efforts. An overwhelming 75% of business leaders said […]

According to the National Institute of Health (NIH), coronavirus (COVID-19) can be detected in aerosol form for up to 3 hours. It can be active on copper surfaces for 4 hours, cardboard for a full day, and found on plastic or stainless-steel surfaces for as long as three days. In a commercial facility, this creates […]

Media Contact: Kristy Jozwiak, [email protected], 602-741-5161 (m) FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE As Workplaces Begin to Reopen Across the Country, the Demand for Commercial Cleaning & Disinfecting Services Increases and New Career Opportunities Unfold Ninety-four Percent of Businesses Surveyed by OpenWorks Plan to Add More Frequent, Specialized Disinfection Treatments to Their Cleaning Programs, Creating More Franchise Ownership […]

April 10, 2020

Beyond the business impact of the coronavirus lockdown, companies are increasingly challenged to protect the health and wellness of their employees and customers, and cleanliness is the key. As the pandemic unfolds, U.S. schools and businesses are taking extra precautions to keep their environments clean and healthy. For example, cleaning service providers have seen a […]