Sustainability Archive

  • It’s interesting how the meanings of some words in the English language have evolved. For instance, in the 1600s, the word cheater referred to someone appointed by the Crown to take title to land and […]

    What Sustainability Means Today

    It’s interesting how the meanings of some words in the English language have evolved. For instance, in the 1600s, the word cheater referred to someone appointed by the Crown to take title to land and […]
  • In the late 1990s, a major university that had already adopted Green Cleaning initiatives decided it wanted to go a step further.  The Green Cleaning products they had been selecting were all designed to help […]

    Bringing Sustainability and “Eco-Efficiency” into Professional Cleaning

    In the late 1990s, a major university that had already adopted Green Cleaning initiatives decided it wanted to go a step further.  The Green Cleaning products they had been selecting were all designed to help […]
  • When it comes to Green and sustainability issues, our nation’s capital has just moved.  It’s now located in Sacramento. With the sixth largest economy in the world, California can and does have the power to […]

    What’s Happening in California May Impact the Cleaning Industry

    When it comes to Green and sustainability issues, our nation’s capital has just moved.  It’s now located in Sacramento. With the sixth largest economy in the world, California can and does have the power to […]
  • Five Sustainability Pre-Construction Tips Bloomington, IN – Thanks to a vibrant economy, many building developers, owners, and managers are investing funds into new construction projects as well as renovations. This makes this a perfect time […]

    Sustainability Begins in the Demolition Phase

    Five Sustainability Pre-Construction Tips Bloomington, IN – Thanks to a vibrant economy, many building developers, owners, and managers are investing funds into new construction projects as well as renovations. This makes this a perfect time […]
  • In case you do not know or remember, Ohio’s Cuyahoga River has had a long history of catching fire.  By 1868, it had caught fire thirteen times.  One of the worst blazes occurred in 1912, […]

    Earth Day is April 22, 2018

    In case you do not know or remember, Ohio’s Cuyahoga River has had a long history of catching fire.  By 1868, it had caught fire thirteen times.  One of the worst blazes occurred in 1912, […]
  • Why Sustainablity Needs Organizational Ownership Bloomington, IN – Some organizations have been very successful implementing sustainability initiatives in their organizations, while others have struggled. What appears to be the big differentiator – and helps keep […]

    Three Ways To Get Employees to Own Sustainability

    Why Sustainablity Needs Organizational Ownership Bloomington, IN – Some organizations have been very successful implementing sustainability initiatives in their organizations, while others have struggled. What appears to be the big differentiator – and helps keep […]
  • Below is our Sustainability Purchasing Tool. Distributors will provide the following performance information on the distribution warehouse and delivery vehicles that will serve our building.  This information will be shared with their current and future […]

    Sustainable Distributor Purchasing Tool

    Below is our Sustainability Purchasing Tool. Distributors will provide the following performance information on the distribution warehouse and delivery vehicles that will serve our building.  This information will be shared with their current and future […]