One group put together a publication to promote safer buildings.
March 21, 2014
For facility managers in the education market, it can be hard to know which "green" or "sustainable" practices will actually help reduce costs.
March 2014 Feature 3
Nature can provide some of what is needed to clean safely and effectively.
March 6, 2014
This industry has begun to explore this idea of less harmful cleaning strategies, including completely non-toxic, chemical free substitutes and technologies that use no chemicals.
July 2013 Feature 5
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.
March 2013 Feature 3
Stop renting your floors and take ownership of them with sustainable burnishing and honing processes.
March 18, 2013
Even after a facility has finally decided it cannot delay maintenance any longer and has paid to have a beautiful job of stripping and refinishing done, they will have to do it all over again in six to 12 months.
March 2013 Products And Services
Air Cycle Corporation
March 15, 2013
Air Cycle Corporation introduces Rodale Institute CDS, a system that contains no harsh chemicals and produces no fumes.Read More
February 2013 Fact-based Management
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.
February 2013 Infection Control Case Study: Advanced Vapor Technologies LLC
Following an evaluation of their proprietary dry steam vapor system, IEHA gives Advanced Vapor Technologies a thumbs-up.
February 6, 2013
January 2013 Fact-based Management
The conclusion of a three-part series exploring the idea of a least harmful cleaning model.
January 18, 2013
We must seriously consider the use of transitional, enabled and fully chemical-free technologies to meet our need for professional appearance, occupant safety and ecosystem health.
January 2013 Feature 5
Whether seen or unseen, residues left behind by many of today's cleaning chemicals actually pose health and safety risks to building occupants.
January 3, 2013
When was the last time you thought about the residue from cleaning chemicals and the possible effect it may have on you, your facility and its occupants?
CMM Online Exclusive
Keeping pests and harsh chemical pesticides out of your building this winter and in the years to come can be achieved through prevention via exclusion.
December 24, 2012
Rats, mice and other pests are relentless in their efforts to get inside, and only a comprehensive exclusion plan — creating physical barriers against rodents and pests to prevent them from entering a building — will keep them out for good.