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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 […]
  • Bloomington, IN – According to Stephen Ashkin, president of The Ashkin Group and a leading advocate for sustainability in the professional cleaning industry, the most wonderful time of the year isn’t that wonderful for the […]

    Greening the Holiday Season

    Bloomington, IN – According to Stephen Ashkin, president of The Ashkin Group and a leading advocate for sustainability in the professional cleaning industry, the most wonderful time of the year isn’t that wonderful for the […]
  • Thanksgiving is a very special time for me, my family and friends; as I am sure it is for you as well.  It is a uniquely American holiday to celebrate community and the fact that […]

    Happy Thanksgiving from The Ashkin Group

    Thanksgiving is a very special time for me, my family and friends; as I am sure it is for you as well.  It is a uniquely American holiday to celebrate community and the fact that […]
  • Visual Display Provides and Interactive Platform to Learn About a Building’s Sustainability Performance

    Sustainability: Using Data to Drive Results

    Visual Display Provides and Interactive Platform to Learn About a Building’s Sustainability Performance
  • Selling green cleaning products didn’t always come easy for Iowa-Des Moines Supply, and its push toward sustainability is more of a recent priority. Despite the late jumpstart, the 81-year-old distributor of jan/san supplies based in Des Moines, Iowa, is now shining in both of these arenas.

    Selling Sustainability from Sanitary Maintenance

    Selling green cleaning products didn’t always come easy for Iowa-Des Moines Supply, and its push toward sustainability is more of a recent priority. Despite the late jumpstart, the 81-year-old distributor of jan/san supplies based in Des Moines, Iowa, is now shining in both of these arenas.