Sustainability Archive

  • Bloomington, IN – A study released earlier this year that received only moderate attention was conducted by Deloitte Resources. It was designed to capture the views of American consumers and businesses about their attitudes and […]

    Companies Turn to Sustainability to Help Reduce Risk

    Bloomington, IN – A study released earlier this year that received only moderate attention was conducted by Deloitte Resources. It was designed to capture the views of American consumers and businesses about their attitudes and […]
  • The professional cleaning industry has done a great job with green cleaning.  Today over 30 percent of all cleaning products in the professional space are considered green, whereas green products account for only 3 percent […]

    Reprinted from ISSA: Seven Steps to Drive Sustainability

    The professional cleaning industry has done a great job with green cleaning.  Today over 30 percent of all cleaning products in the professional space are considered green, whereas green products account for only 3 percent […]
  • When we use the word “ozone,” most of us think of many different things, most of them unpleasant. For instance, the disappearing ozone layer surrounding and protecting the earth; ozone pollutants in the air we […]

    Taking a More Positive Look at Ozone

    When we use the word “ozone,” most of us think of many different things, most of them unpleasant. For instance, the disappearing ozone layer surrounding and protecting the earth; ozone pollutants in the air we […]
  • 1. How much of US energy is now supplied by renewable forms of energy? 3 percent 10 percent 12 percent 15 percent 2. By 2040, what type of energy will make up the largest portion […]

    Take Our Clean Energy Quiz (answers below)

    1. How much of US energy is now supplied by renewable forms of energy? 3 percent 10 percent 12 percent 15 percent 2. By 2040, what type of energy will make up the largest portion […]
  • When ISSA introduced the DEAL program as a pilot program in 2016, our goal was to help jansan distributors save as much as $15,000 in operating costs annually, which I said at the time was […]

    The DEAL Program: Smart Sustainability + Smart Business = Solid Profits

    When ISSA introduced the DEAL program as a pilot program in 2016, our goal was to help jansan distributors save as much as $15,000 in operating costs annually, which I said at the time was […]
  • WASHINGTON — The average temperature in the United States has risen rapidly and drastically since 1980, and recent decades have been the warmest of the past 1,500 years, according to a sweeping federal climate change […]

    From the NY Times: Scientists Fear Trump Will Dismiss Blunt Climate Report

    WASHINGTON — The average temperature in the United States has risen rapidly and drastically since 1980, and recent decades have been the warmest of the past 1,500 years, according to a sweeping federal climate change […]
  • The following was published in CMM in July 2017 Likely lost in the buzz of the recent presidential election was a December 2016 announcement by Bill Gates, founder of Microsoft Corp. and billionaire philanthropist, about […]

    From CMM: How $1 Billion May Impact the Industry

    The following was published in CMM in July 2017 Likely lost in the buzz of the recent presidential election was a December 2016 announcement by Bill Gates, founder of Microsoft Corp. and billionaire philanthropist, about […]