Microfiber Mops Contribute to LEED
file size 0.920064 mb
3/18/2011 12:00:00 AM - time 0:57
There may not be a third-party green certification available for microfiber mops, but these products are environmentally friendly — and contribute to credits towards the U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED for Existing Buildings Operations and Maintenance program.
Under Indoor Environmental Quality Credit 3.1: Green Cleaning - High Performance Cleaning Program, one requirement to earn this point is to use “sustainable cleaning materials, products and equipment” which includes microfiber mops.
Microfiber mops are considered green because they use less water and chemicals than traditional cotton string mops to clean hard floors. Some products even are constructed from sustainable resources, for example bamboo handles or PET plastics made from recycled plastic bottles.
TIPS SELECTED FOR YOU
Clarification On Industry Certifications
Concerns With Requests For Too Much Floor Finish
Educating Property Managers On Custodial Operations
Getting The Most Of Of Your Cleaning Crew
Sales Happen When You Listen To Customers
Good Sales People Are More Than Just Problem Solvers
Proving The Value Of Cleaning To Upper Management
A Clear Message Will Improve Sales Results
Tips To Improving The Distributor/Customer Relationship
Checklist For Professional Janitor Behavior