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We are constantly striving for innovation, seeking better ways to achieve a greener, cleaner and smarter end result. Your health, that of your family and workers, and the sustainability of the planet are our primary concerns when it comes to offering green cleaning solutions that work. We like to keep our customers and stakeholders up to date with industry trends, Green Worx news and green cleaning practices at home or work.

Latest Press Releases

Effective Hand Hygiene For Your Health

April 5, 2019

Issued by Perfect Word Consulting (Pty) Ltd.  The most common and often underrated cause of the spread of illness is poor hand hygiene. Despite the commonly known mantras for advice many have heard growing up, like ‘wash your h...

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Mea Business Awards – Rewarding Excellence

February 20, 2019

Issued by Perfect Word Consulting (Pty) Ltd.  “Excellence is the gradual result of always striving to do better.”- Pat Riley . The economic and socio-political climate globally,...

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The Ugly Truth About Climate Change

January 23, 2019

Issued by Perfect Word Consulting (Pty) Ltd. “When a problem arises do not ignore it. Take the time to evaluate it. Take the time to understand it in (an) effort to discover and implement a solution.” - Wendy Nicole Anderson. ...

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Turning Aspiration Into Action: Maintaining Green Status

October 29, 2018

Issued by Perfect Word Consulting (Pty) Ltd.  “Being green and clean is not just an aspiration but an action.”- Christine Pelosi. The Green Building Council of South Africa (GBCSA) i...

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The Eastern Cape Follows Cape Town In Its Water Crisis

October 8, 2018

Issued by Perfect Word Consulting (Pty) Ltd. The redemption of Cape Town dam water levels has been met with marked relief. Day Zero was effectively kept at bay. Reportedly, dam levels in the Western Cape have continued ...

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Clean Hands In The Industrial And Food Sectors

August 29, 2018

Issued by Perfect Word Consulting (Pty) Ltd. With the recent ill-health and food borne diseases that have plagued South Africa, it seems that the need for a reassessment of hygiene and health standards in the industria...

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The Green Lodge Movement

August 3, 2018

Issued by Perfect Word Consulting (Pty) Ltd In recent years, the terms ‘eco-friendly’ and ‘going green’ have become increasingly popular. With the millennial generation calling for establishments to become “wo...

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The Advent Of Green Hospitality

June 29, 2018

Issued by Perfect Word Consulting (Pty) Ltd According to the Green Hotels Association, “Green Hotels are environmentally-friendly properties (where) managers are eager to institute programmes that save water, save energy and reduce solid waste - while savin...

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Efficient, Sustainable And Effective Facilities Management

May 28, 2018

Issued by Perfect Word Consulting (Pty) Ltd A well-maintained facility is imperative for any business. Poor working conditions lead to a decline in the health and motivation of staff members, which, in turn, leads to a decline in productivity and prof...

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Food Industry Alert: Maintaining Listeria Free Factories And Kitchens

May 2, 2018

Issued by Perfect Word Consulting (Pty) Ltd In the wake of the listeria outbreak that continues to plague South Africa, it is imperative that manufacturers and wholesalers in the food and beverages industry ensure their factories and kitchens are effectively cleaned a...

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Measures To Protect Oneself From Listeriosis

April 12, 2018

Green Worx CEO, John J Coetzee, shares his listeria-beating advice with the SAFM Lifestyle radio show.       ...

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Precautionary Measures In The Wake Of The Listeriosis Outbreak

March 5, 2018

Issued by Perfect Word Consulting (Pty) Ltd Across South Africa, the outbreak of the food-borne disease Listeria has been reported as possibly being the largest outbreak of its kind the world has ever seen. This disease has already claimed more than 170 lives. Accord...

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Delaying Day Zero

February 20, 2018

Issued by Perfect Word Consulting (Pty) Ltd Water is a valuable commodity. It has been said that the third world war will be fought over water. It is a resource that is quickly running out, as Cape Town is set to become the first city to run out of water. The wo...

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The African Leadership Awards Acknowledge Green Businesses

January 30, 2018

Issued by Perfect Word Consulting (Pty) Ltd Mauritius has long been known as an idyllic holiday destination. Unfortunately, environmental news from this paradise had started to become somewhat underwhelming and serious action needed to be taken to help bring Mauritius ...

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Greening Facilities Management, A Global Challenge

August 3, 2017

Issued by Perfect Word Consulting (Pty) Ltd According to a scientific paper entitled “Building and Environment”, the practice of sustainable facilities management (FM) is rapidly evolving with the increasing interest in the discourse of sustainable development....

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How To Make Your Home Cleaner, Greener And Smarter

July 1, 2017

Earth comprises limited resources; resources which we rely on for survival. Often, the question arises; why should we go green? Saving the planet may not be only for altruistic purposes. It is the key to our own continued existence, to the health of our families and the safety of our homes....

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South African Business Faces The Urinal (restroom) Challenge

June 1, 2017

Issued by Perfect Word Consulting (Pty) Ltd We’ve all read the note on the bathroom stall – “please leave these restrooms in the condition you found them”. While the appearance of cleanliness and the pungent aroma of bleach gives us a sense that the toilets we u...

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Holistic Facilities Management For Sustainable Business Success

May 1, 2017

Issued by Perfect Word Consulting (Pty) Ltd At its most granular level, facilities management is the maintenance of an organisation’s buildings and equipment. The South African Facilities Management Association (SAFMA) defines facilities management as; “An enabler o...

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Proudly Sa Manufacturer Tagged “green” By Global Certification

April 1, 2017

Issued by Perfect Word Consulting (Pty) Ltd In the world of “green”, claims of eco-friendliness and biodegradability abound. Sadly, however, these claims can often not be substantiated, the products and services are not truly green, and consumers and businesses are ...

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Three Reasons Why Your Business Needs A Green Consultant

March 1, 2017

Issued by Perfect Word Consulting (Pty) Ltd While South Africa continues to move towards a green trend when developing new buildings, the real test of sustainability begins on occupation. If a building is green, but is occupants are not, the trade-off will most likely l...

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Why Sustainable Business Still Matters

February 1, 2017

Issued by Perfect Word Consulting (Pty) Ltd Forbes’ list of 2016’s most sustainable companies has highlighted the fact that sustainability still matters. The reality is that, while we live, work, and rely on planet earth, we need to look after the limited resources ...

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Here’s To Greener Offices (and More Productive Staff) In 2017

January 1, 2017

Issued by Perfect Word Consulting (Pty) Ltd Many employees will start their working day by organising their workspace. Once their environment is arranged to their liking and feels within their control, their productivity can kick in. Until this moment, even if work has ...

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