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  • The following was published in ISSA Today Magazine two years ago.  It is printed here so I can share one of the most important events that occurred on Earth Day 2017. I worry about turning people […]

    Climate Change, Children, and Science

    The following was published in ISSA Today Magazine two years ago.  It is printed here so I can share one of the most important events that occurred on Earth Day 2017. I worry about turning people […]
  • Check out “Earth Fest 2015” from Community Television Knoxville, TN The video is available for your viewing pleasure at https://vimeo.com/126849975

    Video: “Earth Fest 2015” from Community Television Knoxville

    Check out “Earth Fest 2015” from Community Television Knoxville, TN The video is available for your viewing pleasure at https://vimeo.com/126849975
  • Earth Day means Action! Each year, as part of Earth Day we try to share some type of environmental education messaging.  Earth Day in the U.S. began in 1970 as 20 million Americans, from all […]

    Earth Day Trash Bash 2017

    Earth Day means Action! Each year, as part of Earth Day we try to share some type of environmental education messaging.  Earth Day in the U.S. began in 1970 as 20 million Americans, from all […]
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  • 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 […]
  • Possibly one of the most significant changes instituted in v4 is facilities no longer earn a credit for having what LEED calls a “high-performance Green Cleaning” policy in place. So we are all on the […]

    How Will LEED v4 Impact the Professional Cleaning Industry?

    Possibly one of the most significant changes instituted in v4 is facilities no longer earn a credit for having what LEED calls a “high-performance Green Cleaning” policy in place. So we are all on the […]