Top five cleaning products of the month – May 2016

fmME reviews the latest cleaning equipment making an impact in the facilities management market. Let us know if there’s something you’d like to see featured in the next special report.

ANALYSIS, SPECIAL REPORTS, Facilities Management, Sectors
ANALYSIS, SPECIAL REPORTS, Facilities Management, Sectors
ANALYSIS, SPECIAL REPORTS, Facilities Management, Sectors
ANALYSIS, SPECIAL REPORTS, Facilities Management, Sectors
ANALYSIS, SPECIAL REPORTS, Facilities Management, Sectors

DS 6.000 vacuum cleaner

The DS 6.000 vacuum cleaner from Karcher comes equipped with a water filter that delivers 99.99% dust-free exhaust air. In contract to a conventional vacuum cleaners’ filter bag, the new HEPA 13 filter utilises water at high speed to help clean dirt collected into the unit. Karcher’s latest design is powered with a 1,400 Watt energy-efficient motor. Additional features include interchangeable nozzle for different surfaces, as well as practical parking position that is quick to assume and easy to store. Karcher’s DS 6.000 vacuum cleaner is ideal for a number of different environments, such as hard surfaces, carpets, textile surfaces and hallways.

SC200 Sand Cleaner

Designed for use with Bobcat’s compact tracked loader (CTL) range, the new SC200 Sand Cleaner is ideal for work on a variety of wet and dry surfaces. The attachment is used in the maintenance of public and private beach areas, holiday resorts, playgrounds and sports fields, farms and even within the recycling/sorting industry. Boasting high productivity at a rate of 1500 m2/h, the Bobcat Sand Cleaner maintains a working width of 1,900 mm, depth of 20mm and a bucket capacity of 350 litres. The loader operator is capable of collecting small debris, such as cigarette stubs, bottle caps, broken glass, plastic bags and pieces of wood.

Dyson Airblade Tap Hand Dryer

Approved by HACCP International, the Dyson Airblade Tap hand dryer also can be utilised within the non-food product certification scheme, meaning it is safe for use in the food and beverage industry. Using Airblade technology, the Dyson Airblade Tap hand dryer sends sheets of 430mph unheated filtered air towards hands, literally scraping them dry. The unit is powered by the Dyson digital motor V4, one of the world’s smallest and fully integrated 1600W motors. Before air is blown onto the user’s hands, the hand dryer passes washroom air through an HEPA filter to remove 99.9% of bacteria.

Lavor Hyper Xtreme 4100

Readily available in region through cleaning products and equipment supplier Cleantech Gulf, the all-new Lavor Hyper Xtreme 4100 is latest addition in the brand’s range of ride-on scrubber dryers. Designed for the maintenance and deep cleaning of large spaces, the unit boasts a maximum working capacity of 4100 m2/h. The Xtreme 4100 comes equipped with a detergent tank capacity of 29.05 gallons, and a recovery tank capacity of between 34.35 – 40.95 gallons. Designed for ease of access, the dryer’s recovery tank can be cleaned and sanctified quite rapidly, thanks to a tilting tank design coupled with large size drain hose. Furthermore, the detergent water tank serves as a battery compartment, enabling the unit to house greater capacity batteries. The Xtreme 4100 is also equipped with an on-board CBH2D 24V battery charger. Once emptied, users are then able to clear out solid dirt from the tank with ease. The unit’s brush motor power boasts an output of 1000W, resulting in more than 50 kg of constant pressure on the brushes. Helping to protect and extend the longevity of the unit’s cleaning extensions, the machine comes equipped with actuators that help lift the plate brush and squeegees. The machine additionally equipped with a device stops brushes and detergent water outflow, while the unit is stationary. Packed into a compact design (810mm), Lavor Hyper’s Xtreme 4100 is agile enough to operate even within narrow spaces.

TASKI swingo 2100μicro

The TASKI swingo 2100µicro combines compact design with unrivalled performance, high operational flexibility and an intelligent total solution approach beyond traditional boundaries. The combination of speed, small foot print, agility and large solution tank ensures an attractive total cost of ownership without compromising safety for operator and environment. TASKI swingo 2100µicro revolutionizes the cleaning process and improves operational efficiency. The combination of a large variety of options, accessories and tools (TASKI IntelliDose, TASKI IntelliTrail, TASKI AquaStop, ToolHolder concept) allows individual adaptation to specific needs which reduces operational costs.

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