Sustainability Archive

  • Making sustainability a priority for distributors — one worthy of the investment of staff, time, and financial resources — requires a discussion of the business case for sustainability. Sustainability initiatives can benefit all distributors but […]

    Why Sustainability Is a Business Imperative Especially for Mid-Sized Distributors

    Making sustainability a priority for distributors — one worthy of the investment of staff, time, and financial resources — requires a discussion of the business case for sustainability. Sustainability initiatives can benefit all distributors but […]
  • 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 […]
  • Very often, when distributors think about Green Cleaning and sustainability, they believe they are pretty much one and the same.  They are not. In fact, the gap between them is expanding. However, there are similarities.  […]

    Sustainability Puts Money in the Bank

    Very often, when distributors think about Green Cleaning and sustainability, they believe they are pretty much one and the same.  They are not. In fact, the gap between them is expanding. However, there are similarities.  […]
  • Green Cleaning: Where We’ve Been and What’s Next

    Ashkin Article in Enviromental Leader

    Green Cleaning: Where We’ve Been and What’s Next
  • According to the Center for Exhibition Industry Research, an estimated 13,000 trade shows take place in the United States each year, representing 40 percent of all trade shows globally.  The same organization estimates that more […]

    Strategies for Sustainability at this Year’s Dallas ISSA Tradeshow

    According to the Center for Exhibition Industry Research, an estimated 13,000 trade shows take place in the United States each year, representing 40 percent of all trade shows globally.  The same organization estimates that more […]
  • 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 […]
  • Bloomington, IN – Far too many businesses and building owners still file their energy bills under “uncontrollable expenses.” While they may have taken steps over the years to reduce consumption, many now view these utility […]

    Four Ways to Reduce Energy Bills – Now

    Bloomington, IN – Far too many businesses and building owners still file their energy bills under “uncontrollable expenses.” While they may have taken steps over the years to reduce consumption, many now view these utility […]