Challis Ag+ University Showers

Posted by on Jun 25, 2019 in AG+, Shower Head, Uncategorized | No Comments

  At the end of each academic year student, accommodation blocks across the country are vacated and left for months unattended.  As a new term approaches a flurry of activity ensues which hopefully includes not only a thorough cleaning of the accommodation but most importantly a thorough and deep clean of the university showering facilities. University showers left […]

Challis Ag+ Anti Microbial Shower Key Benefits

Posted by on Feb 11, 2019 in AG+, Shower Head | No Comments

When we at Challis Ag+ first developed the unique and original idea for our Colour Coded, Disposable, Anti Microbial Showers we did not expect the success of the Ag+scheme concept.  However, we soon came to terms with the famous quotation “Imitation is the Sincerest Form of Flattery” as competitors started to flood the market with budget low-quality […]

Safety & Quality Raising the Game

Posted by on Nov 26, 2018 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Safety & Quality are always the very first casualties sacrificed on the altar of budget and lower prices. Whether knowingly done or just being misled the implications and the outcomes are always eventually the same.  Take Grenfell Tower as an example, why would a specifier knowingly take such a risk when the potential outcome is so horrendous. Complacency, […]

Challis Once Again ISO 9001 & ISO 14001 Quality Management Certified

Posted by on Nov 21, 2018 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Once again we at Challis are proud to announce that we have passed our ISO 9001 & ISO 14001 approval certification ISO 9001 sets out the criteria for a quality management system and is the only standard that can be certified. It can be used by any organization, large or small, regardless of its field of […]

NHS Supply Chain on EU Exit ‘No Deal’ – Government Announces Contingency Planning Approach

Posted by on Nov 19, 2018 in Uncategorized | No Comments

On 23 August Matt Hancock, Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, wrote to suppliers of medical devices and clinical consumables explaining the Government’s approach to contingency planning in the event of a ‘No Deal’ Brexit scenario. While the Government remains confident that we will leave the EU with a good deal for both […]

Challis Ag+ Showers Helping Visually Impaired Patients

Posted by on Nov 9, 2018 in AG+, Shower Head, Uncategorized | No Comments

For the visually impaired or older patients, seeing their white showerhead against the white tiled background of a shower cubicle is almost impossible as the lack of contrast makes the showerhead almost invisible to the visually impaired patient. After consultation with the RNIB (Royal National Institute for the Blind) Challis Ag+ redesigned our shower head with bold, full coloured […]

10 Reasons to Choose Challis Ag+ Scheme Rather Than Quarterly Clean

Posted by on May 30, 2018 in AG+, Shower Head | No Comments

 1. SAFETY Ag+ Shower & Hose provide continuous 24/7 Anti Microbial Protection Standard Showers & Hoses are compromised as soon as they are fitted and build bacterial load daily   2. TIME Time is a valuable resource in short supply Removal & Replacement of Ag+ units take seconds Removal, Dis-assembly, Cleaning & Replacement of standard […]

TIME, The Most Valuable Resource in Your Hospital?

Posted by on Mar 12, 2018 in AG+, New, Product, Shower Head | No Comments
TIME, The Most Valuable Resource in Your Hospital?

The most valuable resource in your hospital and in hospitals across the UK is undoubtedly TIME Time is a resource that many estates departments will never have enough of as there is always a constant and unremitting drain on time, whether that be repairing boilers or a simple but time-consuming task of regular deep cleaning showers. […]

Anti Kink Shower Hoses, How They Can Cut Maintenance Costs

Posted by on Jan 18, 2018 in AG+, New, Product | No Comments

Ever wondered why your maintenance staff is called out so often to leaking shower hoses? Have you ever considered the accumulative costs of these maintenance calls? Why are these shower hoses leaking?  The simple answer to this question is they are not, they are loosening and coming undone at the thread causing not only an […]

Did You Know That Your Current POU Filters May Not Stop Viruses

Posted by on Nov 15, 2017 in AG+, Tap & Mixer | No Comments
Did You Know That Your Current POU Filters May Not Stop Viruses

Antimicrobial / Antibacterial tap filters and shower filters have up till now been an expensive solution to an often critical problem of unexplained pathogen flare-ups such as Legionella, Pseudomonas. You will be surprised to learn that the min standard POU filters recommended for use in hospital environments is 0.2u or microns, which although will catch […]