With Green Ice Melt, Be Wary Of Greenwashing
file size 0.883984 mb
7/15/2010 - time 0:55
Third-party green certification for ice melt, so there is potential for greenwashing with this product category. Manufacturers may claim a product is green, when actually it is not any safer for the environment than traditional ice melt.
For example, manufacturers may label salt products as “all-natural,” which could be a true claim, but that doesn’t mean it won’t kill grass and plants. Or a product could boast it “will not harm vegetation when used according to label instructions,” but the instructions say not to apply it on vegetation.
Claims are misleading and distributors and end users will need to research each blend of ice melt to know exactly what they are purchasing and ensure it’s safe for the environment.
TIPS SELECTED FOR YOU
Vacuum Frequency For An Office Building
Office Cleaning Mistakes
Proper Steps To Cleaning Restrooms
Restroom Cleaning Tips That Improve Perception
Back to the Basics: Cleaning A Restroom Correctly
Tools And Supplies Can Hinder Worker Productivity
Reasons Why Cleaners May Not Be As Productive As You Think
Stocking Cleaning Carts For Success
Six Safety Reminders Every Cleaner Should Know
Safety Tips For Chemical Usage And Trash Removal