Chemicals Archive

  • While Green carpet cleaning has not spread as fast as Green Cleaning, it is being adopted much faster today, mostly due to customer demand.

    Green Carpet Cleaning

    While Green carpet cleaning has not spread as fast as Green Cleaning, it is being adopted much faster today, mostly due to customer demand.
  • Helping consumers identify which products are and are not green based on widely accepted scientific standards has become crucial to the entire green movement.

    What Does Green Certification Really Mean?

    Helping consumers identify which products are and are not green based on widely accepted scientific standards has become crucial to the entire green movement.
  • Carpet cleaning technicians may not realize just how easy it can be for them to make their operations more sustainable. Among the possibilities are the following:

    Sustainable Carpet Cleaning

    Carpet cleaning technicians may not realize just how easy it can be for them to make their operations more sustainable. Among the possibilities are the following:
  • The EPA has released for public comment draft risk assessments on five chemicals found in common household products.

    EPA Releases Draft Risk Assessments of Chemicals in Household Products

    The EPA has released for public comment draft risk assessments on five chemicals found in common household products.
  • Because jansan professionals work with cleaning chemicals every day, some have developed a nonchalant attitude toward them. In order to minimize the risk of serious injuries, distributors need to work with their customers to develop an effective cleaning-chemical safety program.

    Get Serious About Chemical Safety

    Because jansan professionals work with cleaning chemicals every day, some have developed a nonchalant attitude toward them. In order to minimize the risk of serious injuries, distributors need to work with their customers to develop an effective cleaning-chemical safety program.
  • American business leaders are speaking out in dismay over the American Chemistry Council's recent political attacks on the U.S. Green Building Council's LEED v4 (formerly known as LEED 2012) standard for offering a voluntary credit for avoiding chemicals of concern...

    Chemical Industry Trade Association Condemns U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC)

    American business leaders are speaking out in dismay over the American Chemistry Council's recent political attacks on the U.S. Green Building Council's LEED v4 (formerly known as LEED 2012) standard for offering a voluntary credit for avoiding chemicals of concern...
  • Twenty trade groups representing the plastics, vinyl and chemical industries are lobbying to stop the General Services Administration from adopting proposed new standards for green building construction, saying the changes could eliminate the use of hundreds of their products in construction projects...

    Potential changes to green building standards rile chemical, vinyl trade groups

    Twenty trade groups representing the plastics, vinyl and chemical industries are lobbying to stop the General Services Administration from adopting proposed new standards for green building construction, saying the changes could eliminate the use of hundreds of their products in construction projects...