Christeyns makes landmark acquisition in Ireland
Christeyns acquires the Grijspeerdt company located in Roesalare, Belgium. Grijspeerdt produces soaps and disinfectants under private label for wholesalers in Belgium. With the acquisition we want to further expand our professional hygiene department. Grijspeerdt employs ten people and had a turnover of more than three million euros in 2020.
We are proud to announce that we have received a European patent for our Transfer Guard. This security system ensures a safe and reliable transfer of liquid laundry detergents. Thanks to a 5-step security system reinforced with QR code technology, chemicals can be transfer pumped safely.
Did you know that less than 30% of world’s researchers are women? Christeyns wants to close the gap. Women with a scientific background are not only working in our science related functions as R&D and production, but also in commercial and technical jobs throughout our various locations worldwide. Hilde Dosogne works as Regulatory Affairs Manager at […]
In December Christeyns started with a project to see if we can produce soap from coffee grounds. This initiative fits in with the idea of a circular economy where you reuse materials to keep waste to a minimum. Every year, about 45,000 tons of coffee grounds end up in the rubbish bin in Flanders (Belgium). […]
Avian Influenza includes a large group of viruses that can infect all species of birds. In 1997, infections with the Avian Influenza (H5N1) virus were first reported in China. The highly pathogenic H5N1 strain can kill domestic poultry in less than 48h. Since 2003, this avian virus has spread from Asia to Europe and Africa, […]
“Stay safe” wil probably be the most common wish when addressing your employees and business partners during the New Year period. But why not move from words to deeds and give them a hand disinfectant? In this way your message has more impact. In the fight against the new COVID-19 coronavirus, clean and disinfected hands have been […]
With the outbreak of Corona, the gap between healthcare hygiene and standard hygiene is closing as levels of hygiene are increasing and disinfection has become a new feature in laundering. Whether for workwear, chefs wear, hospital uniforms, etc. Cool Chemistry by Christeyns offers excellent disinfection. For linen from the healthcare industry, where disinfection is essential, […]
In the midst of the coronavirus crisis and commemorating the Global Handwashing Day on 15th October, we are about to look at the story of Ignaz Semmelweis, the doctor who taught the world that proper handwashing could prevent infections and save lives. Read all about it here
FREE TECHNICAL WEBINAR on October 15th Christeyns is hosting an international webinar on coronavirus and main pathogens in the food industry. What are the risks? What are the control strategies? And what’s the importance of hygiene through the entire supply chain? Our experts and guest speakers will share their thoughts and insights. WHEN – Thursday, […]
Christeyns is now marketing a medical device called ALLEX to combat these mites in a natural way in hotels. ALLEX is based on the proven medical treatment for dust mite allergy for private individuals EXALLER.
UNITED KINGDOM – Our hand sanitisers Phago’rub Gel SPS and Phago’rub Solution SPS recently became the first of their kind to receive the BSI Hygiene Kitemark, a globally recognised quality mark from the British Standards Institution. The products contain more than 70% alcohol and kill up to 99.99% of the germs present on hands. Phago’rub […]
Hygiene is more than meets the eye and this certainly applies to guest rooms. Did you know that an average mattress holds up to 2 million dust mites? The mites prefer to live in mattresses, pillows and upholstered furniture that are used frequently and can cause allergic reactions to sensitive people going from mild to […]