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Articles Tagged with ''environmental''

August 2014 Feature 2

End The 'Going Green' Guessing Game

The FTC's Green Guides aim to bring some certainty to sustainability.
Linda Chipperfield
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For custodial professionals and building service contractors, it is one thing to “go green” and quite another to know that you have actually done so.


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June 2014 Facility Focus

Implementing A Green Cleaning Program

A successful change goes beyond buying the right cleaning products.
Robert Kravitz
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Certain best practices have emerged for implementing a green cleaning program.


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Press Release

AVT TANCS Steam Vapor points to peer-reviewed research on biofilm

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October 2013 Feature 7

Bag it! Go Green To Save Green

Reduce your environmental impact and costs with sustainable cleaning products and materials.
David Rives
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Today’s universities and other large institutions are expected to be increasingly conscious of their environmental and sustainability practices and to set an example for students, faculty and their community.


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November 2013 A Clean Sweep

Recognizing The Heart Of Healthcare

The Heart of Healthcare Award recognizes an environmental services technician who goes above and beyond their traditional job duties.
Amanda Martini-Hughes
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In order to highlight the hard work of these front-line employees, the Association for the Healthcare Environment (AHE), the American Hospital Association (AHA) and Kimberly-Clark formed the Heart of Healthcare Campaign.


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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.
Scott Harris
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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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May 2013 Feature 4

Making The Case For Reusable Shop Towels

Association verifies how and why these are safe, durable choices.
Charles Brigham
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Those of us with decades of industrial laundry experience were not the least bit surprised by the results of new TRSA research that proves the cleanliness of laundered shop towels, which discredit the disposable wiper industry’s attacks on these laundered reusable shop towels.


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April 2013 Raising Standards

Sustainability Beyond Green Cleaning

A comprehensive program should address the three pillars of sustainability.
Dave Frank
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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 Feature 4

Profit As A Function Of Sustainable Operation

Using sound environmental principals and business strategies to bridge the gap between sustainability and profitability.
Mark Kozak
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The truly successful business model is one which views sustainability as the bridge to profit, functioning to safeguard people and the planet in order to maximize earnings.


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February 2013 Feature 3

Tips To Fight HAIs In Any Facility

While traditionally found in healthcare settings, superbugs aren't a problem exclusive to medical facilities, nor should they be treated that way.
Amanda Martini-Hughes
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Traditionally healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) are becoming community-acquired and have found their way into other public spaces, presenting challenges to cleaning professionals regardless of where they work.


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