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  • From Our Monthly Newsletter The Environmental Protection Agency has just recognized The Ashkin Group as an outstanding Safer Choice Supporter for 2017. We received this award in Washington, DC., and according to the EPA that […]

    Safer Choice Honors

    From Our Monthly Newsletter The Environmental Protection Agency has just recognized The Ashkin Group as an outstanding Safer Choice Supporter for 2017. We received this award in Washington, DC., and according to the EPA that […]
  • Click Here: Lyrics: Three it’s a magic number Yes it is, it’s a magic number Because two times three is six And three times six is eighteen And the eighteenth letter in the alphabet is […]

    Listen to the Lyrics: The 3R’s Put to Music

    Click Here: Lyrics: Three it’s a magic number Yes it is, it’s a magic number Because two times three is six And three times six is eighteen And the eighteenth letter in the alphabet is […]
  • 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 […]
  • This is part of Destination Green’s series on how you can celebrate Earth Day From the Kirkland Reporter March 25, 2017 In a city as green as Kirkland, celebration of the planet isn’t limited to one day. […]

    How Kirkland Washington is Preparing for Earth Day/Earth Month

    This is part of Destination Green’s series on how you can celebrate Earth Day From the Kirkland Reporter March 25, 2017 In a city as green as Kirkland, celebration of the planet isn’t limited to one day. […]
  • 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 following was published in Facility Executive Magazine, February 14, 2017 A  new report released by the National Institute of Building Sciences and the Green Sports Alliance looks at ways sports venues throughout the U.S. […]

    Taking the Field: Advancing Energy and Water Efficiencies in Sports Venues

    The following was published in Facility Executive Magazine, February 14, 2017 A  new report released by the National Institute of Building Sciences and the Green Sports Alliance looks at ways sports venues throughout the U.S. […]
  • In preparation for this article, I was doing some online research. If you could see me at work, you would see my face is resting against the palm of my left hand as I look […]

    Face It…with a Rhyme

    In preparation for this article, I was doing some online research. If you could see me at work, you would see my face is resting against the palm of my left hand as I look […]