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  • Channel Islands Harbor, CA – In 2018 we were reminded that  the road to sustainability would not always be smooth. In October, the International Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) reported that we have only 12 […]

    Environmental High Points in 2018 And What to Expect in 2019

    Channel Islands Harbor, CA – In 2018 we were reminded that  the road to sustainability would not always be smooth. In October, the International Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) reported that we have only 12 […]
  • Many of us are aware there is considerable controversy about the growing use of bioplastics in this country and around the world. Bioplastics, just so we are all on the same page, are made by […]

    Should We Be Taking a Second Look at Bioplastics?

    Many of us are aware there is considerable controversy about the growing use of bioplastics in this country and around the world. Bioplastics, just so we are all on the same page, are made by […]
  • Data brings a facility’s sustainability story to life Bloomington, IN – Sustainability Dashboard Tools, LLC, a web-based dashboard that helps facility managers monitor and measure such key performance indicators (KPIs) such as water consumption, energy […]

    New Tool Allows Managers to Engage, Educate, and Empower

    Data brings a facility’s sustainability story to life Bloomington, IN – Sustainability Dashboard Tools, LLC, a web-based dashboard that helps facility managers monitor and measure such key performance indicators (KPIs) such as water consumption, energy […]
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  • Published in Corrections Magazine According to the Prison Policy Initiative, there are approximately 2.3 million people in U.S. correctional facilities. More than a quarter of these inmates – close to 600,000 – are in prison […]

    Can Nature Help Slow “Jail Churn?”

    Published in Corrections Magazine According to the Prison Policy Initiative, there are approximately 2.3 million people in U.S. correctional facilities. More than a quarter of these inmates – close to 600,000 – are in prison […]
  • “Sustainability begins in the demolition phase” Thanks to a vibrant economy, many building developers, owners, and managers are investing funds into new construction projects as well as renovations. This makes this a perfect time for […]

    Five Sustainability Pre-Construction Tips

    “Sustainability begins in the demolition phase” Thanks to a vibrant economy, many building developers, owners, and managers are investing funds into new construction projects as well as renovations. This makes this a perfect time for […]
  • “We don’t get credit for the things we do,” the CEO of a major jansan organization told me, regarding his company’s sustainability efforts. This company has taken several steps to help their communities; provide benefits […]

    How Can Jansan Companies Show They Are Sustainability Focused?

    “We don’t get credit for the things we do,” the CEO of a major jansan organization told me, regarding his company’s sustainability efforts. This company has taken several steps to help their communities; provide benefits […]
  • It’s interesting how the meanings of some words in the English language have evolved. For instance, in the 1600s, the word cheater referred to someone appointed by the Crown to take title to land and […]

    What Sustainability Means Today

    It’s interesting how the meanings of some words in the English language have evolved. For instance, in the 1600s, the word cheater referred to someone appointed by the Crown to take title to land and […]
  • Very often, when distributors think about Green Cleaning and sustainability, they believe they are pretty much one and the same.  They are not. In fact, the gap between them is expanding. However, there are similarities.  […]

    Sustainability Puts Money in the Bank

    Very often, when distributors think about Green Cleaning and sustainability, they believe they are pretty much one and the same.  They are not. In fact, the gap between them is expanding. However, there are similarities.  […]
  • 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 […]