Green News Roundup Archive

  • Bloomington, IN – The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) just released an “overview” of a webinar they conducted in June 2018 and have now made it available on-demand. Entitled, Routine Cleaning and Maintenance for a Healthy […]

    EPA Encourages Purchasing Green Certified Products from Green Distributors

    Bloomington, IN – The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) just released an “overview” of a webinar they conducted in June 2018 and have now made it available on-demand. Entitled, Routine Cleaning and Maintenance for a Healthy […]
  • The printing industry in the United States does not appear to be getting the attention—or the applause—it deserves for its considerable efforts at bringing sustainability and environmental responsibility into its daily operations. The industry has […]

    The Greening of the Printing Industry

    The printing industry in the United States does not appear to be getting the attention—or the applause—it deserves for its considerable efforts at bringing sustainability and environmental responsibility into its daily operations. The industry has […]
  • Every year I look forward to the ISSA/INTERCLEAN Convention. However, this year I had a medical emergency and after a visit to the hospital emergency room, returned home and missed the Convention. I’m fine now. […]

    The ISSA Convention…. from a distance

    Every year I look forward to the ISSA/INTERCLEAN Convention. However, this year I had a medical emergency and after a visit to the hospital emergency room, returned home and missed the Convention. I’m fine now. […]
  • 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. […]
  • 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 […]
  •  New report by the U.S. Green Building Council says more factories and industrial locations in the United States are going Green—and doing so at a “remarkable pace."

    Trends Indicate More Factories Are Becoming LEED-Certified

    New report by the U.S. Green Building Council says more factories and industrial locations in the United States are going Green—and doing so at a “remarkable pace."
  • LEED v4 is making a lot of changes that building owners, managers, and cleaning professionals should know more about.

    Steve Ashkin Previews LEED v4

    LEED v4 is making a lot of changes that building owners, managers, and cleaning professionals should know more about.