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  • Betco® Launches List N Disinfectant Drum Deal Promotion

    Jun 19, 2020

    As economic reopening proceeds amid ongoing COVID-19 concerns, Betco® continues to prioritize fueling virus relief efforts. The latest in a series of initiatives to maximize the supply of products needed to combat SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, Betco has introduced a promotion for drums of new List N disinfectant GE Fight Bac™ RTU.

    Through the end of July, customers who purchase 3 drums of GE Fight Bac RTU disinfectant will receive a fourth drum for free.

    Each drum contains 55 gallons of ready-to-use disinfectant, equivalent to 220 quarts, that can be dispensed into quart bottles with a trigger sprayer, along with multiple other application devices, including pump-up and electrostatic sprayers. 

    Not only do promotion participants receive a savings of 25%, but they also receive the peace of mind that accompanies adequate stock levels and ability to provide disinfectants to safeguard their communities.

    To learn more about the GE Fight Bac RTU Drum Deal, please click here.

  • NEW Disinfectant Meets EPA's List N and DfE Requirements

    Jun 05, 2020

    GE Fight Bac™ RTU, the newest disinfectant from Betco®, uses citric acid without harsh chemicals to disinfect with the environment in mind.

    • Meets criteria for use against SARS-CoV-2
    • Certified by EPA’s Design for the Environment
    • Hospital grade efficacy
    • Can be used as food-contact sanitizer

    This 1-step, no-rinse disinfectant is available in:

    • 4 1-gallon bottles 5-gallon pails
    • 12 32-ounce bottles
    • 275-gallon disposable totes

    Click here to learn more.

  • Toledo Industry History

    May 28, 2020

    Have you ever wondered why so many industrial cleaning chemical manufacturers are in the Toledo, OH, area? Find out in the next installment of our 70th anniversary series!

    70th Anniversary Mini Video Series - Part 3: Toledo Industry History from Betco Corporation on Vimeo.

  • Reopening Infection-Free Facilities with Betco®

    May 05, 2020

    As facilities begin to reopen amid ongoing COVID-19 concerns, advanced disinfection services will serve as the keystone of success for public health and economic outcomes.

    The new  Smart Tools™ Enhanced Facility Disinfection Program provides the framework and confidence to ensure healthy facilities needed by in-house and contract cleaners during and beyond this crucial period.

    Combining evidence-based infection control strategies supported by agencies such as the CDC, EPA, and FDA with tactics to put the minds of facility leadership and occupants at ease, this 5-step program is the ultimate weapon against infectious diseases.

    1. Site Assessment and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
    2. The Right Application Method and Disinfectant
    3. Proper Infection Control Procedures
    4. Critical Touch Points
    5. Documentation of Tasks Performed

    Click here to learn more about the program.

  • Earth Day All-Year Commitment

    Apr 22, 2020

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    As our ongoing 70th anniversary celebration coincides with Earth Day, we proudly remember Green Earth® dilution control as the start of our sustainability promise.

    Because we are always looking ahead to invest in new technologies, that sustainability promise has culminated today in a state-of-the-art plant for the fermentation of microbes used in eco-friendly cleaning products. Since we control the fermentation process from start to finish, the result is higher-quality strains of bacteria in our Green Earth BioActive Solutions™ line.

    How does microbial cleaning work, and how does it promote sustainability? Read the infographic below to find out!

  • Hit the Contact Cleaning Jackpot with New Smart Tools™

    Feb 28, 2020

    Building Service Contractors account for 30% of sales across the commercial cleaning industry. Both contract cleaners and the distributors who service them can win more business with the new Smart Tools™ program from Betco®, a toolbox of targeted solutions guaranteed to produce the results BSCs need to be successful.

    By reducing account turnover and increasing customer satisfaction, Smart Tools addresses contract cleaners' pain points and adds value to their businesses with a combination of:

    • High-performing cleaning and maintenance products
    • Innovative equipment and service
    • iBet®, the industry's best learning and development platform

    Whether office, grocery, retail, education, or industrial, Betco helps BSCs enhance the health and cleanliness of every facility. Click here to learn more.

  • Learn About the History of Cleaning

    Feb 26, 2020

    Part of our 70th anniversary visual series, this timeline explores the development of cleaning agents from ancient times to the modern day.

    History of Cleaning Infographic

  • Your Leg up for LVT and All Alternate Flooring Types

    Jan 27, 2020

    Elevate™ Multiple Surface System maintains, protects, and extends the life of alternate flooring types, like LVT, UP TO 25% with only 3 products!

    Reinforce neutral cleaner and protectant continually repairs abrasions in the wear layer with daily use but does not build up on the surface, keeping floors cleaner longer.

    Rescue finish available in Gloss and  TruMatte boasts best-in-class adhesion to provide the ultimate protection for the wear layer against the ravages of everyday use.

    Highly effective Recover finish remover is proven safe for use on all no/low-maintenance floors without any risk of discoloration*, and it reduces labor.

    Elevate is the ONLY SOLUTION YOU NEED to catapult LVT, vinyl tile, linoleum, rubber, and laminate floors to the next level. Click here to learn more.

    *When used as directed
  • Cheers to 70 Years

    Jan 24, 2020

    70th Anniversary Mini Video Series - Part 1 from Betco Corporation on Vimeo.

  • The Scrubber You've Been Waiting for

    Jan 21, 2020

    The official launch of our new mid-size walk-behind auto scrubber series marks the GeneSys™ of a new era!

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    The next generation of cleaning systems, GeneSys performs cleaning and project work at staggering speeds with previously unimaginable ease and cost-efficiency, thanks to:

    Best-in-Class Performance Specifications
    • 33% more horsepower*
    • 36% more RPMs*
    • 50% more down pressure**

    Smart, Problem-Solving Technologies
    SoliChem™: First-ever on-board solid chemical dispensing system reduces chemical costs up to 80%
    EfficiencyIQ™: Smart, labor-saving program automatically selects the most efficient settings to maximize daily cleaning productivity
    Fortify™: Suite of asset-protection features and technologies reduce the cost of ownership while extending machine life


    With this unveiling, the game has officially changed. Click here to learn more about THE scrubber everyone will want. 

    *Versus leading disk scrubber competitor
    **Versus leading disk and orbital scrubber competitors
  • NEW VersiFect™ Does It All

    Dec 03, 2019

    The unparalleled versatility of new peroxide-based, non-toxic VersiFect™ simplifies cleaning to save on labor time and cost!


    • Versatile uses: Disinfects, cleans, and deodorizes
    • Versatile kill claims: 13 organisms with 10-minute contact time
    • Versatile surfaces: Safe on most non-porous surfaces, including equipment


    Don't just disinfect . . . VersiFect! Click here to learn more about this hospital-grade disinfectant. 

  • Alleviate Squeeze Tube Laundry Dispenser Woes...

    Nov 11, 2019 offering a dispensing system without squeeze tubes!

    New EvoClean laundry dispensing system has no squeeze tubes and reduces cost of ownership by:
    • Eliminating expensive maintenance
    • Minimizing end-user down time
    • Improving chemical dosing accuracy
    • Curtailing rewash and reclaiming
    • Reporting key performance metrics

    Ready to leverage Evoclean to ensure linens are ever-clean? Click here to learn more.

  • The Best Online Training in the Industry Is Getting Even Better

    Sep 11, 2019

    Training is an essential component of the Betco® total solutions bundle and an integral part of our mission to deliver Professional Performance, Everyday. We strive to deliver the most up-to-date and engaging training content for all our customers.

    OSHA Safety and Health Training is required by law for a majority of users of Betco products, and we are excited to unveil our new OSHA Bloodborne Pathogen video, which is also available in Spanish.

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    Don't forget, the OSHA Bloodborne Pathogen Learning Module on Betco U has also been updated. Log in on your desktop here or access via the iBet® app.

    Don't have iBet® yet? Download it from the App Store or Google Play today!
  • Introducing LiquiShield and LiquiStrip

    Sep 05, 2019

    stackedWith NEW LiquiShield and LiquiStrip, achieving better looking polished concrete and terrazzo floors with Betco® Crete Rx™ is easier, quicker, and more economical than ever!

    LiquiShield is a water-based guard formulated to improve gloss while adding substantial protection against stain and etch.
    • Just two coats needed
    • No need for floor finish or conventional coatings
    • Avoid tedious edge work
    • Resists scuffs, black marks, and soil
    • Will not peel, flake, or discolor
    • Low odor

    Wondering when to use a coating? Download our guard versus polish sheet!

    LiquiStrip is a water-based stripper formulated to remove permanent, non-strippable guards and coatings without the use of diamond tooling. 
    • Concentrated solvents easily remove even the hardest guards and coatings
    • Leaves floors clean, film-free, and ready for new layers of guard or coating
    • Low odor
    • Non-flammable

    Ready to be floored by the results? To learn more about LiquiShield, click here. To learn more about LiquiStrip, click here.

  • Provide Ultimate Protection with NEW Advanced Hand Sanitizer

    Aug 23, 2019

    Did you know that hands are the #1 way that germs transfer from person to person? New Advanced Hand Sanitizer from Betco® provides the ultimate protection, killing 99.999% of illness-causing germs in just 8 seconds. Now with aloe, it also moisturizes and conditions skin. Available in both foam and gel form and in a variety of sizes, Advanced Hand Sanitizer from Betco can fit the needs of any market. 

    Advanced Alcohol Foaming Sanitizer

    • Decrease HAIs and improve HCAHPS scores in healthcare settings. 
    • Improve attendance of students and teachers and increase dollars for schools. 
    • Safeguard productivity by lessening sick days in office buildings. 
    • Stop the spread of foodborne illnesses in restaurants and grocery stores. 

    Increase the health and cleanliness of these and any other environment when soap and water are unavailable with Betco Advanced Hand Sanitizer. Learn More.

  • New Symplicity™ Built Detergent Offers Performance You Expect

    Aug 08, 2019

    49278-00_300x300_mainAn essential part of providing Professional Performance Everyday is listening to our customers. We heard your concerns about Symplicity™ Built Detergent Ultra, and we took them to heart. That's why we're replacing Symplicity Built Detergent Ultra with Symplicity™ Built Detergent.

    New Symplicity Built Detergent reflects our continued commitment to delivering simple, safe, and high-performing cleaning technologies that enhance the value of your operation.

    Uniquely designed to prolong linen life, Symplicity Built Detergent is compatible with the complete Betco® laundry product line.
    • Stable surfactants banish heavy soils for a one-wash clean
    • Anti-redesposition agents prevent dulling
    • Optical brighteners enhance whiteness
    • No need for a break or builder for most applications
    • Effective over broad range of temperatures and water conditions

    Experience the difference for yourself. Learn more.
  • Introducing Mobile Inspector

    Aug 02, 2019

    Lock in business with ironclad quality assurance through mobile Inspector, now available on the Betco® iBet® app.

    You asked, we listened: mobile Inspector has been streamlined and simplified, making it easier, quicker, and more intuitive than ever to set up and implement a quality assurance program.

    Get the most out of cleaning programs and win with customers by guaranteeing a standardized clean with the highest efficiency and at the lowest cost. 

    • New and existing template creation in minutes
    • Measure level of clean by person, zone, or area
    • Allow users to perform scheduled or random inspections with customized rating scales
    • Provide notification to others of corrective actions needed
    • And more!

    Download the Betco® iBet® app from the App Store or  Google PlayLearn more.

  • The Next Evolution of Betco®

    Jul 19, 2019

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    We are boldly celebrating who we are—an exemplary brand rooted in our dedication to helping customers succeed—as well as who our customers are.PROFESSIONAL PERFORMANCE, EVERYDAY is our fundamental mantra, proudly affirming our mission to provide more powerful, reliable performance for our customers—in service of their winning visions—and ours: to always be their preferred choice.

    For decades, our passionate commitment to helping our customers win in the commercial cleaning industry has been at the core of the Betco® brand, andPROFESSIONAL PERFORMANCE, EVERYDAY aims to expand upon this legacy and reflect the cornerstones of our next evolution:

    • Consistently superior products and programs drive customer business growth
    • Our valued expertise guarantees solutions for every customer's challenges
    • Investment in the future of clean keeps customers on the leading edge
    • Relentless improvement and forward thinking enables limitless potential

    We look forward to continued shared success with all of our customers. Learn more.

  • Introducing Anti-Splash Urinal Screens from Betco®

    Jun 27, 2019

    Anti-Splash Urinal Screens

    A modern restroom solution with a myriad of benefits, switching to new Betco® Anti-Splash Urinal Screens with Micro-Tube Technology is a no-brainer!

    • Improve occupant satisfaction with cleaner and more hygienic restrooms
    Micro-Tube Technology • Avoid splash back to minimize spread of germs, keep urinals cleaner longer, and reduce labor cost
    • Patented Micro-Tube Technology is heat-activated, releasing concentrated fragrance during use
    • Enzymes prevent malodors
    • Transform high-traffic restrooms with 3 long-lasting fragrances and vibrant colors: Ocean Breeze, Citrus, Lavender
    • Flexible construction properly fits any urinal to prevent debris
    • Use with water and waterless urinals
    • 100% recyclable, VOC compliant, and no CFCs

    Restroom smarter, not harder with new Anti-Splash Urinal Screens. Learn more.

  • Introducing Sports Zone® Improved Products and Procedures

    May 10, 2019


    Betco® is pleased to announce enhancements to Sports Zone®, our complete floor care solution that is sure to box out the competition.


    • Still boasting the fastest cure times on the market, SS Gym Coat's reformulation increases durability and widens VOC compliance.
    HP Gym Coat has also been reformulated for increased durability, as well as easier application and more competitive pricing.
    I.F.C.—Intensive Floor Cleaner effectively removes black marks, cleans deeply enough for use prior to coating, and is a better and easier-to-use alternative to PK Cleaner, which is being discontinued as supplies last.


    • The three Sports Zone programs have been updated with streamlined procedures.
    • The program selection guide has been revised accordingly.

    Sports Zone I.F.C. Versus PK Cleaner:
    I.F.C.—Intensive Floor Cleaner

    Both I.F.C. and PK Cleaner

    PK Cleaner

    • Superior alternative to PK Cleaner
    • High solvent content
    • Hydrophilic (residue far less likely to cause issues)
    • Used in the CGC process
    • Effectively remove black heel marks
    • Same usage procedures
    • Same dilution rates
    • Will be discontinued this season
    • High d-Limonene content
    • Hydrophobic (residue can cause issues, like fisheye)

    Get your game face on. Learn more.

  • At Betco®, Every Day Is Earth Day!

    Apr 22, 2019

    Our dedication to sustainability has a long legacy, and being environmentally responsible is a company standard all year long.

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    We're committed to developing solutions that meet or exceed health and environmental standards, with sustainable products performing equal to or better than conventional products. All of our sustainable products are:

    • Certified by a third party or Green Earth® standards
    • Tested by external or internal labs
    • Proven by use in successful programs for over 30 years

    Learn more about some of the latest innovations on our ongoing sustainability journey!

  • Introducing the iBet® App

    Apr 03, 2019

    Learn, train, and develop with the new Betco® iBet® app, now available on the App Store or Google Play. The app features access to Betco University, an extensive video library, Betco’s product cross-reference tool, and more!

    iBet App

    • Offline capabilities afford you the freedom to work from anywhere
    • App format allows you to perform actions with speed unmatched by websites
    • Intuitive interface makes navigation a breeze for all users
    • As always, iBet facility resources are free to use

    Get in the know while you’re on the go. Learn more.

  • Introducing Dye-Free, Fragrance-Free Detergent

    Mar 22, 2019

    The latest addition to Betco®’s laundry list of innovations, Dye-Free, Fragrance-Free Detergent delivers the same high-caliber clean without the risk of allergy or sensitivity from exposure to perfumes and dyes.

    Dye-Free, Fragrance-Free Detergent• Blended surfactant technology banishes a variety of heavy soils for a no-fuss, one-wash clean.
    • Anti-redesposition agents prevent dulling and keep your linens looking pristine use after use.
    • Ultra-concentration and suitability for cold water boost sustainability while slashing end-use-cost.
    • Freedom from fragrances and colorants ensures the safety and satisfaction of all your customers.

    Enjoy the Symplicity™ of Dye-Free, Fragrance-Free Detergent. Learn more.

  • Introducing FastMix™ Dilution Management System

    Mar 11, 2019

    This new closed dilution control system combines the benefits of dilution management with the advantages of tote packaging. FastMix uses nozzles of 2 different sizes at low- and high-flow rates to automatically dilute chemical and fill spray bottles, mop buckets, and autoscrubbers.

    FastMix• Ultra-concentrated formulas slash cost-in-use up to 15%
    • Accurate dilution eliminates wasted chemical and ensures cleaning consistency
    • Closed liquid system enhances safety by reducing potential splash and spills
    • Fill times up to 20% faster boost productivity
    • Totes are reusable and/or recyclable and use approximately 30% less floor space

    Let FastMix put you on the fast track to increased savings, safety, and efficiency. Learn more.

  • Introducing MRO 360 Industrial Manufacturing Program

    Mar 11, 2019

    MRO 360 is a new, fully customizable industrial manufacturing program that uses 5S lean principles to enhance safety, eliminate waste, and boost productivity. Do more with less!

    MRO 360

    • Innovative equipment saves time and reduces safety risk, including no-mess chemical mangement systems
    • High-performing cleaning and sanitation products ensure cleaner, healthier environments in lockers/restrooms, production, and office areas
    • Simple and easy tools, like audit forms and decision maps, give you the edge to deliver more customer value and increase sales

    Whether it’s hand care, industrial floors, or surface cleaning, MRO 360 has you covered from every angle. Learn more.