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  • Introducing The Ashkin Group “Making a Big Play Program” for 2018 I have to admit, I truly enjoy this time of the year. It’s a time to reflect and start anew. It is also a time for […]

    New Year’s Resolutions in the Language of Sports

    Introducing The Ashkin Group “Making a Big Play Program” for 2018 I have to admit, I truly enjoy this time of the year. It’s a time to reflect and start anew. It is also a time for […]
  • As we become more aware of the three pillars of sustainability – people, planet, and profits – many of us in the professional cleaning, carpet cleaning, and distribution industries are finding at least two of […]

    Hiring People with Disabilities: Taking a Closer Look at Social Equity

    As we become more aware of the three pillars of sustainability – people, planet, and profits – many of us in the professional cleaning, carpet cleaning, and distribution industries are finding at least two of […]
  • Let me begin by wishing you and your loved ones Happy Holidays and a healthy and prosperous New Year! 2017 has been a year full of changes, challenges, and opportunities. Many of us in facility […]

    Happy Holidays and A Special Announcement for 2018

    Let me begin by wishing you and your loved ones Happy Holidays and a healthy and prosperous New Year! 2017 has been a year full of changes, challenges, and opportunities. Many of us in facility […]
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  • It seems wherever I travel, people ask me how actions by the Trump Administration will impact the Green Cleaning movements. In short, I think it will have little effect. That’s right, little if any effect. […]

    Impacts of the Trump Administration on the Green Cleaning Movement

    It seems wherever I travel, people ask me how actions by the Trump Administration will impact the Green Cleaning movements. In short, I think it will have little effect. That’s right, little if any effect. […]
  • Each year, millions of school days are lost due to illness. While this includes many things that are outside of the school’s control, nonetheless there are numerous opportunities for the custodial staff to reduce unintentional […]

    A Green Handbook to Student Health

    Each year, millions of school days are lost due to illness. While this includes many things that are outside of the school’s control, nonetheless there are numerous opportunities for the custodial staff to reduce unintentional […]
  • The U.S. Green Building Council will be releasing LEED V4 in November 2016. This has been a long time coming. To get LEED v4 finalized and approved took more than three years, five rounds of […]

    LEED v4 and the Beginnings of a Green Cleaning Culture

    The U.S. Green Building Council will be releasing LEED V4 in November 2016. This has been a long time coming. To get LEED v4 finalized and approved took more than three years, five rounds of […]
  • We are all too familiar with the pressures of being a jansan distributor in today’s world.  Going from being just about the only source in town to purchase jansan-related products, end-customers now have scores of […]

    Interested in Saving $42,000,000 Annually? Then Here’s the DEAL

    We are all too familiar with the pressures of being a jansan distributor in today’s world.  Going from being just about the only source in town to purchase jansan-related products, end-customers now have scores of […]
  • What do Jackie Robinson, Billie Jean King, and Magic Johnson all have in common? Well, the fact that they are all sports leaders is well known. What might not be as obvious is how each […]

    Will Professional Sports Help Green America?

    What do Jackie Robinson, Billie Jean King, and Magic Johnson all have in common? Well, the fact that they are all sports leaders is well known. What might not be as obvious is how each […]
  • Today, articles on sustainability seem to be everywhere, reflecting the increased awareness of the issues that are facing future generations as a result of past and current practices. And while most industries are slowly adopting […]

    10 Questions to Ask Manufacturers about Sustainability

    Today, articles on sustainability seem to be everywhere, reflecting the increased awareness of the issues that are facing future generations as a result of past and current practices. And while most industries are slowly adopting […]
  • And the Children Shall Lead in Energy Conservation Bloomington, IN – A recent study in the journal Nature Energy reported that when children are taught to turn off power strips at night and wash clothes […]

    Study: Children Pass on Energy Conversation to Parents

    And the Children Shall Lead in Energy Conservation Bloomington, IN – A recent study in the journal Nature Energy reported that when children are taught to turn off power strips at night and wash clothes […]