MILFORD, CT — Premier Maintenance
and United Services
— divisions of Affineco
— have been certified to ISSA''s Cleaning Industry Management Standard
(CIMS) and CIMS-Green Building (GB) standards, according to a press release.
Both Premier and United received the additional designation of certification with Honors: No other Connecticut-based company has ever earned CIMS-Green Building
certification, the release noted.
CIMS certification has become a requirement in many cleaning-service bid specifications as end customers look for an effective way to identify cleaning-service providers who are true companies of excellence and committed to customer satisfaction, the release stated.
"In today''s tough economy, CIMS helps us better serve our clients by reducing costs while improving efficiency," said Premier President Michael Diamond.
"The added value of the Green Building Standard emphasizes how vigorously we are advocating with clients for sustainable processes such as less water usage, less energy usage and more recycled-content products," Diamond added.