Sustainability Archive

  • Beginning in October 2014, a new building certification program was introduced. The WELL program is similar to LEED in some ways, but different in many others.  Here are some things we suggest our readers know […]

    Some of the Key Differences Between LEED and WELL

    Beginning in October 2014, a new building certification program was introduced. The WELL program is similar to LEED in some ways, but different in many others.  Here are some things we suggest our readers know […]
  • In life, we often don’t get a “mulligan” – a chance to do things over. In my case, I have the pleasure of working in a number of countries where they are just beginning to […]

    Learning, Growing, and Giving Back

    In life, we often don’t get a “mulligan” – a chance to do things over. In my case, I have the pleasure of working in a number of countries where they are just beginning to […]
  • Los Angeles, CA -Typically, when employees urge their employers to take steps to, for instance, become more sustainability-focused, get more involved with corporate philanthropy, or encourage corporate volunteering, they frame it as a potential business […]

    New Study Shows How Employees Can Get Employers to Act on Social Issues

    Los Angeles, CA -Typically, when employees urge their employers to take steps to, for instance, become more sustainability-focused, get more involved with corporate philanthropy, or encourage corporate volunteering, they frame it as a potential business […]
  • For those not familiar with it, the most recent Global Climate Action Summit was held in September in San Francisco, CA. If you have not heard of this organization or its summit, you are not […]

    Big Money Predictions and Prescriptions

    For those not familiar with it, the most recent Global Climate Action Summit was held in September in San Francisco, CA. If you have not heard of this organization or its summit, you are not […]
  • For more than two decades, I have been discussing the value and the reasons for Green Cleaning in the professional cleaning industry. While the first few years of my journey — and it certainly has […]

    Green Cleaning: Where We’ve Been and What’s Next

    For more than two decades, I have been discussing the value and the reasons for Green Cleaning in the professional cleaning industry. While the first few years of my journey — and it certainly has […]
  • Expect our industry to change considerably in the years ahead, all due to climate change Bloomington, IN – Climate change is getting personal. Some scientists now suggest that as many as 21 cities in Florida […]

    Climate Change’s Personal Impact on the Professional Cleaning Industry

    Expect our industry to change considerably in the years ahead, all due to climate change Bloomington, IN – Climate change is getting personal. Some scientists now suggest that as many as 21 cities in Florida […]
  • Many building owners and managers view sustainability today as they did Green cleaning 15 years ago. It indicates to tenants and potential tenants that their facilities are well operated and efficient.

    The New Direction for the Professional Cleaning Industry

    Many building owners and managers view sustainability today as they did Green cleaning 15 years ago. It indicates to tenants and potential tenants that their facilities are well operated and efficient.