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Experts predict that the COVID-19 pandemic will have far-reaching implications on employee preferences and requirements.

Percentage of manufacturers that expect the pandemic to have a financial impact on their business1

Percentage of workers that are not satisfied with the physical safety conditions of their workplace, compared to only 26% in 20192

Percentage of employees that expect more resources from employers post-COVID to maintain proper hygiene at work3

As a result, it is more important than ever before to strive for a new level of cleanliness to keep employees safe while maximizing productivity.

As employee expectations of cleanliness and hygiene rise, facilities need to ensure that they have an established cleaning process that includes regularly cleaning high-touch areas. Cleaning frequently with industry-leading products will help facilities keep employees safe and minimize the spread of illness.

Back of House Solutions

Keep operations running smoothly and safely with solutions to aid in all stages of the Manufacturing and Distribution Center workflow.

Front of House Solutions

Support corporate sustainability, health & well-being, and productivity initiatives with a variety of products designed to support front of house operations.

MANUFACTURING AND DISTRIBUTION CENTER CLEANING CHECKLISTS

Distribution Center, Manufacturing, & Industrial Cleaning Checklist
Distribution Center, Manufacturing, & Industrial Cleaning Checklist

Utilize our Manufacturing & Distribution Center Cleaning Checklists to train your staff on appropriate cleaning protocols, including step-by-step instructions on how to clean your facility. Identify high-touch areas and ensure your staff understands the appropriate steps to clean and disinfect all areas of the facility, including:

  • Office & Breakroom Cleaning Checklist
  • Back of House Cleaning Checklist
  • Restroom Cleaning Checklist

Featured Products by Space

Storage

Picking & Packing

Loading & Receiving Dock

Entryway

Breakroom

Office

Restroom

Ensure storage areas are clean and safe for employees with products designed to support safety initiatives

Over the Spill® Pads Tablet, Yellow

Over the Spill® Pads Tablet, Yellow

Contains 22 absorbent pads that soak up water and oil quickly and completely for an effective way to deal with spills.

Mobile Barrier, 13 Feet, Yellow

Mobile Barrier, 13 Feet, Yellow

Easy to use, easy to see, easy to move, and easy to store mobile barrier uses articulating panels to extend to 13 feet long. It can be used straight, curved or circular. ANSI/OSHA-compliant colors.

#24 Disposable Wet Mop, 1" Headband, White

#24 Disposable Wet Mop, 1" Headband, White

Disposable Wet Mops are single-use to help reduce the spread of dirt and grime, resulting in cleaner floors.

Vented BRUTE® 32 Gal Gray

Vented BRUTE® 32 Gal Gray

Innovative venting channels make lifting out liners up to 50% easier, improving productivity and reducing the risk of injury.

Jumbo Smooth Sweep Angle Broom, Metal Handle, Black

Jumbo Smooth Sweep Angle Broom, Metal Handle, Black

The Jumbo Smooth Sweep Angle Broom has long-lasting, stain-resistant polypropylene bristles.

Enable associates to pick and pack orders quickly to maximize productivity in distribution center areas

4-Shelf Heavy-Duty Ergo Utility Cart, 700 lb. Capacity

4-Shelf Heavy-Duty Ergo Utility Cart, 700 lb. Capacity

The 4-Shelf Heavy-Duty Ergo Utility Cart provides 2X the storage capacity* to help move more materials efficiently and safely throughout a facility.

Janitorial Cleaning Cart – Traditional, Black

Janitorial Cleaning Cart – Traditional, Black

The Traditional Janitorial Cleaning Cart with zippered yellow vinyl bag collects waste and transports tools for efficient cleaning.

Side-Panel Platform Truck, 24" x 48" with 8" TPR Casters

Side-Panel Platform Truck, 24" x 48" with 8" TPR Casters

The Rubbermaid Commercial Side-Panel Platform Truck with 8" TPR casters, 2000 lb. capacity. Ideal for moving large, heavy, oversized loads in a variety of environments from retail to construction.

Heavy-Duty Ergo Handle Utility Cart, Lipped Shelf, Medium, 500 lb. Capacity - Black

Heavy-Duty Ergo Handle Utility Cart, Lipped Shelf, Medium, 500 lb. Capacity - Black

Heavy-Duty Utility Cart with Lipped Shelf transports materials, supplies, and heavy loads securely with up to 500 lbs. load capacity. The lipped shelves prevents items from falling off the cart and features an integrated V-notch to hold pipe and conduit securely for safe cutting.

Stack and Nest Palletote® Box, 1.3 Cubic Foot, Gray

Stack and Nest Palletote® Box, 1.3 Cubic Foot, Gray

The Rubbermaid Commercial Palletote® storage containers are an effective storage solution with a durable stackable nestable design that withstands hot and cold conditions.

Convertible Utility Cart and Platform Truck, Black

Convertible Utility Cart and Platform Truck, Black

The Rubbermaid Commercial Utility Cart is a versatile, durable cart is able to perform a wide variety of tasks.

Support worker safety and productivity with tools that reduce strain and promote safety in loading and receiving areas

Structural Foam Tilt Truck, Utility Duty, 3/4 Cubic Yard, Black

Structural Foam Tilt Truck, Utility Duty, 3/4 Cubic Yard, Black

The Rubbermaid Commercial Tilt Dump Truck, Structural Foam, offers industrial strength construction to transport heavy loads up to 600 lbs.

Heavy Duty Platform Truck, 24" x 36" with 6" TPR Casters

Heavy Duty Platform Truck, 24" x 36" with 6" TPR Casters

The Heavy-Duty Platform Truck is ideal for moving large, heavy, oversized loads efficiently throughout a facility with up to 1,000 lb. capacity.

34" Closet Organizer / Tool Holder Kit, Gray

34" Closet Organizer / Tool Holder Kit, Gray

Helps increase productivity and efficiency through better tool storage and access

MAXIMIZER™ 18" Medium Push to Center Push Broom, Polypropylene Fill, Black

MAXIMIZER™ 18" Medium Push to Center Push Broom, Polypropylene Fill, Black

The Rubbermaid Commercial Maximizer™ cleaning tools help workers save time by reducing steps in a task, reducing the time of a step and reducing user effort. Engineered to last and designed to perform in a variety of common spaces, Maximizer cleaning tools deliver fast, consistent results shift after shift.

Plaza® Container with Tray Top, 50 Gal, Beige

Plaza® Container with Tray Top, 50 Gal, Beige

The Plaza® Container with Tray Top offers contemporary styling with a side-opening door for "no lift" waste removal. *Due to global supply chain constraints, this item is currently unavailable.*

Ranger® Container with 2 Doors, 35 Gal Beige

Ranger® Container with 2 Doors, 35 Gal Beige

The Ranger® Container features Rubbermaid’s famous durability, modern styling, and easy-to-service design. *Due to global supply chain constraints, this item is currently unavailable.*

Provide a clean first impression for employees and visitors with products designed for entryways and common areas

AutoFoam Premium Floor Stand

AutoFoam Premium Floor Stand

This all-metal stand with a weighted base enables free-standing hand sanitizer placement for easy access anywhere. Multi-solution stand allows for both Autofoam Dispensers and Metal Brackets to be mounted.

AutoFoam with LumeCel™ Dispenser – Black/Chrome

AutoFoam with LumeCel™ Dispenser – Black/Chrome

The AutoFoam Dispenser with LumeCel™ Technology is a touch-free dispenser that automatically delivers controlled amounts of soap or sanitizer to help reduce cross-contamination. LumeCel™ technology efficiently powers dispensers using only indoor light and eliminates the need to purchase, store, replace and dispose of alkaline batteries.

AutoFoam Refill, Enriched Foam Alcohol Hand Sanitizer — E3, 1000 mL

AutoFoam Refill, Enriched Foam Alcohol Hand Sanitizer — E3, 1000 mL

The AutoFoam Enriched Foam Alcohol Hand Sanitizer formula dispenses in a light, airy consistency and acts quickly to kill microorganisms on hands. Use frequently between handwashes to maintain hand hygiene.

GroundsKeeper® Tuscan Receptacle Black

GroundsKeeper® Tuscan Receptacle Black

The GroundsKeeper® Tuscan Receptacle is a classic, all-weather solution that holds large quantities of cigarette waste.

Ranger® Container with 2 Doors, 35 Gal Beige

Ranger® Container with 2 Doors, 35 Gal Beige

The Ranger® Container features Rubbermaid’s famous durability, modern styling, and easy-to-service design. *Due to global supply chain constraints, this item is currently unavailable.*

Round Tops Open Top 15 Gal Container with Plastic Liner,  Black Gloss

Round Tops Open Top 15 Gal Container with Plastic Liner, Black Gloss

Featuring a classic, round top design, the Round Top 15 Gallon FGR1536 Round Top Decorative Indoor Waste Container is constructed from heavy-gauge, fire-safe steel and complies with OSHA standards. *Due to global supply chain constraints, this item is currently unavailable.*

Utilize best-in class cleaning tools to help reduce the spread of illness in breakroom and other employee areas

Vented Slim Jim® 23 Gal Gray

Vented Slim Jim® 23 Gal Gray

The Rubbermaid Commercial Slim Jim® containers with venting channels offer uncompromised performance in constrained spaces.

AutoFoam Premium Floor Stand

AutoFoam Premium Floor Stand

This all-metal stand with a weighted base enables free-standing hand sanitizer placement for easy access anywhere. Multi-solution stand allows for both Autofoam Dispensers and Metal Brackets to be mounted.

Slim Jim® Resin Trainable Dolly

Slim Jim® Resin Trainable Dolly

Slim Jim® Resin Dolly is designed to support and transport Vented Slim Jim® containers smoothly and efficiently through any commercial facility.

AutoFoam Dispenser – Black/Chrome

AutoFoam Dispenser – Black/Chrome

The AutoFoam Dispenser is a touch-free, wall-mounted system that dispenses controlled amounts of foam soap or sanitizer automatically to help prevent the spread of germs.

Slim Jim® Recycling Station 3 Stream Landfill/Paper/BottlesCans

Slim Jim® Recycling Station 3 Stream Landfill/Paper/BottlesCans

An adaptable recycling solution offers a front-of-house look with back-of-house functionality.

Support corporate sustainability initiatives with a variety of waste and recycling collection containers

Vented Slim Jim® 23 Gal Gray

Vented Slim Jim® 23 Gal Gray

The Rubbermaid Commercial Slim Jim® containers with venting channels offer uncompromised performance in constrained spaces.

Wastebasket Recycling Small 13 QT Blue

Wastebasket Recycling Small 13 QT Blue

The Rubbermaid Commercial Deskside containers are space-efficient, economical, and an easy and an effective deskside recycling solution.

Side Bin Recycling Fits Wastebasket Large 5 QT Black

Side Bin Recycling Fits Wastebasket Large 5 QT Black

The Rubbermaid Commercial Recycling Side Bin is constructed of polyethylene to be lightweight and durable. It attaches onto medium wastebaskets to create a deskside recycling solution.

Slim Jim® Recycling Station 3 Stream Landfill/Paper/BottlesCans

Slim Jim® Recycling Station 3 Stream Landfill/Paper/BottlesCans

An adaptable recycling solution offers a front-of-house look with back-of-house functionality.

32 oz. Alcohol-Based Hand Sanitizer Gel

32 oz. Alcohol-Based Hand Sanitizer Gel

The FDA registered formulation contains 62.5% Ethyl Alcohol along with Aloe and Vitamin E as moisturizers, helping prevent dry skin after repeated use. The tabletop pump bottle is designed for ease of use in multi-purpose spaces to promote an on-going sanitary environment.

Streamline®  24 Gal Step-On Resin End Step Beige

Streamline® 24 Gal Step-On Resin End Step Beige

The Rubbermaid Commercial Streamline® Step-On Container features a slim profile and small footprint to fit in tightest spaces. Streamline® Step-On containers are constructed with premium-quality materials and meet the needs of any environment with efficiency, safety, and durability.

Provide touch free solutions to minimize the spread of germs in restroom areas

AutoFlush® Sidemount Toilet Flusher – For Sloan or Zurn Flush Valves

AutoFlush® Sidemount Toilet Flusher – For Sloan or Zurn Flush Valves

The AutoFlush® Sidemount for toilets is a touch-free, sensor-activated system that eliminates the potential for cross-contamination and promotes good hygiene.

AutoFlush® Sidemount Urinal Flusher– For Sloan or Zurn Flush Valves

AutoFlush® Sidemount Urinal Flusher– For Sloan or Zurn Flush Valves

The AutoFlush® Sidemount for urinals is a touch-free, sensor-activated system that eliminates the potential for cross-contamination and promotes good hygiene.

AutoFaucet® Milano Single Hole Mount, Polished Chrome, Kit 4

AutoFaucet® Milano Single Hole Mount, Polished Chrome, Kit 4

The AutoFaucet® is a user-friendly, automatic faucet that utilizes Surround Sensor™ Technology to dispense water only when needed. Touch-free activation helps reduce cross-contamination on user's hands.

Microburst® 3000 Dispenser with LumeCel™ Technology   Black

Microburst® 3000 Dispenser with LumeCel™ Technology Black

The Microburst® 3000, powered by the revolutionary LumeCel™ rechargeable energy system, offers flexible programming and powerful odor control.

Streamline®  24 Gal Step-On Resin Front Step Beige

Streamline® 24 Gal Step-On Resin Front Step Beige

The Rubbermaid Commercial Streamline® Step-On Container features a slim profile and small footprint to fit in tightest spaces. Streamline® Step-On containers are constructed with premium-quality materials and meet the needs of any environment with efficiency, safety, and durability.

Cleaning Products for All Spaces

MANUFACTURING AND DISTRIBUTION CENTER PRODUCT RECOMMENDATIONS

Distribution Center, Manufacturing, & Industrial Product Recommendations
Distribution Center, Manufacturing, & Industrial Product Recommendations

Utilize our Manufacturing & Distribution Center Product Recommendations brochure to identify RCP products that support facility cleanliness, including touch free products, hand sanitizer stations, cleaning solutions, and more.

For more information on Manufacturing and Distribution Center cleaning guidance, review guidelines from key industry associations and regulatory bodies:

osha

National Association of Manufacturers

cdc

1 “Practical Steps for Responding to the Coronavirus Crisis”, PWC, 2020.  |  2 ”US Worker Satisfaction with Job Safety Down Amid COVID”, Jeffrey M. Jones, Gallup, September 2020.  |  3 “COVID-19: The evolution from “Jan-San” to “Hygiene” is now complete, Baird, May 2020.

Contact your RCP representative for more information on Manufacturing and Distribution Center cleaning guidelines or product solutions.

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