It is no surprise that many members of the professional cleaning industry — manufacturers, distributors and contract cleaners — are playing a leadership role when it comes to recycling.
The engineering behind battery designs and the manufacturing techniques employed by battery companies have advanced in recent years.
Professional cleaning operations call upon a wide array of sustainable techniques and technologies to generate higher profits, improve worker productivity and lessen their environmental impact.
AGM batteries are becoming common in the JanSan industry today, but they were used in military aircraft, telecommunications systems, traffic signals and other devices beginning in the mid-1980s.
Many states have laws requiring lamp recycling and the proper disposal of ballasts, batteries and electronic waste. Make sure you are compliant with your state regulations.
Test your knowledge and complete a quick, 10-question quiz developed by Daniel Frimml of Tornado Industries Inc. to ensure retention of the main points from his September 2012 article, "The Wave Of The Future."