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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 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 […]
  • Warehouse owners and managers around the world are taking steps to reduce their consumption and become more sustainable in a number of different ways. However, very often they cast away easier and less costly “low-hanging […]

    The ISSA DEAL Program: How Education, Benchmarking, and Awards Result in Cost Savings

    Warehouse owners and managers around the world are taking steps to reduce their consumption and become more sustainable in a number of different ways. However, very often they cast away easier and less costly “low-hanging […]
  • There was so much going on at this year’s ISSA tradeshow in Chicago that at times it was hard to keep up. Among the many events was ISSA’s introduction of the DEAL program, developed with […]

    Follow Up on the ISSA Show….and advocating increased face washing for children

    There was so much going on at this year’s ISSA tradeshow in Chicago that at times it was hard to keep up. Among the many events was ISSA’s introduction of the DEAL program, developed with […]
  • The following was published in CMM on August 29, 2016 How to Start a Sustainability Program A decade ago when green cleaning was first taking hold in the professional cleaning industry, where did cleaning contractors and in-house […]

    Sustainability and the Steps to Implementation

    The following was published in CMM on August 29, 2016 How to Start a Sustainability Program A decade ago when green cleaning was first taking hold in the professional cleaning industry, where did cleaning contractors and in-house […]
  • 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 […]