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PMC receives CIMS certification with honors

October 23, 2012

SANTA CLARA, CA — Pacific Maintenance Company (PMC) has been certified to the ISSA Cleaning Industry Management Standard (CIMS) and CIMS-Green Building (CIMS-GB) criteria, with honors, according to a press release.

Compliance with the CIMS-GB criteria illustrates PMC's ability to provide green and sustainable cleaning programs, the release stated.

PCMAccording to the release, the CIMS-GB designation will ensure that PMC provides customers with precisely what they require to secure points under the U.S. Green Building Council's (USGBC) Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) for Existing Buildings: Operations and Maintenance (LEED-EBOM) green building rating system, while providing green cleaning operations overall.

"PMC has always focused on exceeding customer expectations in all areas of the business, whether it’s basic janitorial cleaning, painting, landscape maintenance or cleanroom and micron-level cleaning protocols. Receiving the CIMS and CIMS-GB certifications from ISSA, the leading trade association for the cleaning industry worldwide, confirms that we are consistently doing the right things every day for our clients," said Kari Hus, PMC's president.   

"We have clearly defined work practices and verification procedures in place for each of our clients' facilities, which include having written standard operating procedures (SOPs) for all work carried out in each facility served. The CIMS certification confirms that PMC is structured to deliver consistent, quality services to our clients. CIMS-GB recognizes that we stand ready to help our clients to achieve their environmental goals and certifications," Hus added.

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