Cleaning and Disinfection Monitoring and Verification

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Protect the health of employees and customers, and resume operations during COVID-19 with a range of cleaning and disinfection monitoring and verification services for the travel and hospital industry.

From assessments of your cleaning procedures to post-cleaning verification, our custom solutions are tailored around the needs of your establishment. We are here to help you open your doors once again, while meeting the strict standards of cleanliness set by WHO and other internationally recognized guidelines.

Verify that protocols are in place to limit the potential spread of the virus as much as possible, minimize risks and ensure your staff are trained with SGS.

Radisson Hotel Group

“The world has been fundamentally changed by COVID-19, so it is key that we strive to protect all who work, stay and partner with us as we re-open our doors to a new era of travel. To do this we have thoroughly examined all areas of the hotel experience, and we are proud to have partnered with SGS to create our Radisson Hotels Safety Protocol program.” 

Federico J. González, CEO, Radisson Hospitality.

NH Hotel Group

“The experience, global reach and independence of SGS as a world leading inspection, testing and certification company will allow us to take the maximum precautions and apply specific and reliable procedures, aimed at offering safe hotels throughout all the geographies where we are present."

Ramón Aragonés, CEO, NH Hotel Group.


"COVID-19 has fundamentally changed the world of business travel. Hoteliers around the world are investing significant amounts into new cleanliness procedures. We intend to make their efforts transparent to restore the sentiment of trust. SGS, a recognized provider in the field of corporate lodging with its leading inspection and auditing offerings and a truly global footprint, is an ideal partner on this important issue for our corporate customers, hotel partners and business travelers."

Tobias Ragge, CEO, HRS.


Cleaning & Disinfection Monitoring

How clean is clean? Are the products you use suitable for the identified outbreak? Are cleaning procedures thoroughly performed? SGS ensures that your cleaning and disinfection procedures meet the exceptional demands of the COVID-19 crisis. Our on-site and remote management and supervision ensure you meet international standards and approved registered products lists.

We help you:

  • Assess your cleaning and disinfection procedures
  • Validate your disinfection procedures and cleaning agents
  • Identify potentially affected areas and surfaces, and map exposure routes and transmission pathways
  • Provide training in adequate cleaning and disinfection procedures

Post-Cleaning Verification

We offer post-cleaning validation walk-through inspections and supplementary environmental surface sampling. We assess the effectiveness of your cleaning and disinfection programs and the extent and persistence of COVID-19 on surfaces. These are performed by SGS health and safety experts trained in infection prevention and control procedures.

SGS Approval Mark

Offer customers and staff peace of mind as they enter and use your facility, knowing risks have been minimized. The SGS Disinfection Monitored, Cleaning Checked mark provides assurance. It confirms all necessary measures are being taken to ensure disinfection and prevent spreading infection.

Why SGS?

As the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company, we help mitigate health and safety risks, comply with regulatory requirements and promote confidence among your customers and stakeholders.


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