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Articles Tagged with ''green''

Putting the Cart Before the Horse - Sustainability – Part 1

July 16, 2013
Part of sustainability is limiting or controlling the consumption of finite resources, notably petroleum.
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July 2013 Bidding & Estimating

It’s All About Price

Though pricing may be important, contractors today are still expected to meet or exceed contract specifications and customer expectations.
July 8, 2013

Oh, we’d certainly like to think otherwise, but when it comes right down to it, price is what bidding is all about. The customer’s goal is to determine which company can provide the best service at the most competitive price.


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July 2013 Feature 5

A Guide To Environmental Cleaning

Purchasing environmentally-friendly cleaning products does not necessarily equate to a green policy, your staff needs to be properly trained as well.
July 3, 2013

Some cleaning agents are better for the environment than others, reducing the impact on local ecosystems and the health concerns of your staff. A green cleaning policy can help your business reduce its environmental impact and allow your team to develop safer, more effective ways of working.


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News from Process Cleaning for Healthy Schools®

May 10, 2013

PC4HS wants to prevent the elimination of jobs by bringing some austerity, as well as a system of green cleaning for health, to schools across the country.


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April 2013 Hard Floor Care Case Study: Spartan Chemical Company Inc.

Leveraging The Power Of Green To Do More With Less

A look at Spartan’s role in shaping the floor care trends of 2013.
April 8, 2013
April 2013 Raising Standards

Sustainability Beyond Green Cleaning

A comprehensive program should address the three pillars of sustainability.
April 5, 2013

Regardless of the type or size of the organization, having a comprehensive cleaning program that stems from its overall sustainability goals is essential to helping the organization meet them.


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March 2013 Facility Focus

The Standard For Commercial And Institutional Cleaning Services

Digging deep to find what GS-42 certification from Green Seal means for the professional cleaning industry.
March 19, 2013

GS-42 compiles industry best practices and standards regarding green cleaning, of which all commercial and institutional cleaning services — but especially BSCs — should be aware.


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March 2013 Bidding And Estimating

Gazing Toward The Horizon

A brief on some of the hot topics facing contractors now and how they will affect business in the months to come.
March 18, 2013

As I travel the country performing third-party certification audits, I see the best of the best operations and organizations.


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Ask The Experts

ICAN/ATEX: What is a good environmentally friendly product to mop floors around food?

February 26, 2013
February 2013 Fact-based Management

A Synergistic Strategy For Success

Cleaning for health while simultaneously enhancing appearances is possible with a performance-based strategy that minimizes harm.
February 7, 2013

We must recognize the balance of risks and rewards from the chemical mixtures we adopt and form a hierarchy of toxicity to weigh the pros and cons.


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