FTC Green Guides Archive

  • Green Cleaning has been both a journey and an evolution.  Here are some of the key events on that journey.

    Green Cleaning Timeline

    Green Cleaning has been both a journey and an evolution. Here are some of the key events on that journey.
  • Professional cleaning and cleaning products today are safer, more sustainable, more effective, and more cost effective than those made just a few years back...due primarily to Green Cleaning.

    Green Cleaning In the 21st Century

    Professional cleaning and cleaning products today are safer, more sustainable, more effective, and more cost effective than those made just a few years back...due primarily to Green Cleaning.
  • The EPA has organized a work group of technical experts to help purchasers select “greener” disinfectants with confidence...and it is proving promising.

    Disinfectants: Purchasing Greener Disinfectants Is Getting Easier

    The EPA has organized a work group of technical experts to help purchasers select “greener” disinfectants with confidence...and it is proving promising.
  • Professional cleaning products today are safer, more sustainable, more effective, and more cost effective than those made just a few years back.

    Green Cleaning in the 21st Century

    Professional cleaning products today are safer, more sustainable, more effective, and more cost effective than those made just a few years back.
  • New  Safety Data Sheets (SDSs), formerly known as Material Safety Data Sheets or MSDSs, communicate the hazards of hazardous chemical products.

    New Safety Data Sheets

    New Safety Data Sheets (SDSs), formerly known as Material Safety Data Sheets or MSDSs, communicate the hazards of hazardous chemical products.
  • Green certification programs are to help consumers identify which products are and are not Green based on widely accepted scientific standards.

    The Certification Connection

    Green certification programs are to help consumers identify which products are and are not Green based on widely accepted scientific standards.
  • The following 10 steps offer building managers a basis for implementing their own green cleaning program.

    Green Cleaning…The Important 10 Steps

    The following 10 steps offer building managers a basis for implementing their own green cleaning program.