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- cp - June 2016
How To Earn GS-42 Certification


EARN AND LEARN - hs - April 2016
Identifying The Need For Improved Custodial Training


EARN AND LEARN - hs - April 2016
Groundwork To Launching A Custodial Training Program


EARN AND LEARN - hs - April 2016
Details Of A Custodial Apprenticeship Program


GHS COMPLIANCE — WHEN CUSTODIAL MANAGERS CAN EXPECT THINGS TO CHANGE - hs - May 2015
Prepare For The Next Round Of GHS Requirements


- cp - August 2014
Janitorial Certifications May Help With School Bidding


- cp - August 2014
Customers More Likely To Hire A BSC With A Cleaning Certification


- news - 8/26/2014
Green Building Tool Coordination and Development Gets Streamlined


HEALTHCARE CLEANING - cp - June 2014
Healthcare Markets Provide Opportunities for BSCs


HEALTHCARE CLEANING - cp - June 2014
Environmenal Services Departments Turn To Project Outsourcing


HEALTHCARE CLEANING - cp - June 2014
BSCs Fill In Medical Cleaning Staff Gaps


HEALTHCARE CLEANING - cp - June 2014
Documenting Hospital Cleaning and Hygiene Outcomes


HEALTHCARE CLEANING - cp - June 2014
Infection Control Training Is Key To Success


LEFT OUT IN THE COLD - hs - October 2013
Green Certified Ice Melt And It's Effectiveness


SUSTAINABILITY STANDS OUT - cp - August 2013
Creating Sustainable Cleaning Bids


MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: FLOOR EQUIPMENT CONCERNS - cp - August 2013
How To Spot Green Floor Maintenance Equipment


UPCLOSE: ICE MELT - sm - August 2013
EPA Only Third-Party To Offer Green Ice Melt Certification


- news - 7/3/2013
USGBC’s LEED v4 Passes Ballot and Will Launch This Fall


- news - 6/10/2013
USGBC to Offer Free LEED Certification in Select Markets


- news - 5/22/2013
Betco Announces Transpare Certified Products


THE NEW BOOK ON GREEN - hs - April 2013
Green Guides Updated By FTC


THE NEW BOOK ON GREEN - hs - April 2013
Differentiating One Green Label From Another


THE NEW BOOK ON GREEN - hs - April 2013
Distributor Support Green Training


THE NEW BOOK ON GREEN - hs - April 2013
Get To Know The Green Guides


- news - 5/13/2013
NC House Bill Could End LEED Certifications for State Government Buildings


PREVENT SLIPS AND FALLS AS A VALUE-ADDED SERVICE - sm - April 2013
Certified Distributors Can Provide Walkway Audits


- news - 4/3/2013
EPA to Revise Design for Environment Program


- news - 3/5/2013
Novozymes Receives EcoLogo Certification


- news - 1/21/2013
Self Assessment Of Your Green Certification IQ


- news - 1/3/2013
IICRC to Be Featured on "Designing Spaces"


- news - 12/7/2012
University Cleaning Unit Earns Green Seal Certification


- hs - November 2012
Green Certification for Towel and Tissue: Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)
Outlining the specifics of FSC, one of the green certifications found on towel and tissue products

- hs - November 2012
Green Certification for Towel and Tissue: EcoLogo
Outlining the specifics of EcoLogo, one of the green certifications found on towel and tissue products

- hs - November 2012
Green Certification for Towel and Tissue: Green Seal
Outlining the specifics of Green Seal, one of the green certifications found on towel and tissue products

- hs - November 2012
Green Certification for Towel and Tissue: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Outlining the specifics of EPA, one of the green certifications found on towel and tissue products

- hs - November 2012
Green Certification for Towel and Tissue: Green Restaurant Association (GRA)
Outlining the specifics of GRA, one of the green certifications found on towel and tissue products

- hs - November 2012
Green Certification for Towel and Tissue: Green-e
Outlining the specifics of Green-e, one of the green certifications found on towel and tissue products

- news - 11/30/2012
SCS Debuts New Corporate Name, Certification Brand and Website


- hs - November 2012
Green Certifications For Towel And Tissue
Breaking down the green certifications outlined on towel and tissue products

- news - 10/4/2012
Fifth Public Comment Period Now Open for USGBC's LEED v4


- news - 7/17/2012
Cleaning Industry Is Urged To Sign LEED Letter Of Support


- news - 5/24/2012
Green Clean Institute Earns Praise from Members


- news - 5/16/2012
First Master Registered Executive Housekeepers (Master REH) Named By IEHA


- news - 5/1/2012
LEED 2012 Opens 4th Round of Public Comments


- news - 3/19/2012
Last Chance To Comment On LEED 2012


- news - 2/15/2012
Public Comment Period for LEED Updates Scheduled


- news - 12/19/2011
Target Field Earns LEED Silver Certification


- cp - November 2011
Government Accounts Require Attention To Detail
Putting effort into securing these accounts pays off with steady revenue

- hs - November 2011
Dixon Boosts Clean with (OS1)
Certification audit showcases safety and green opportunities for one middle school

- news - 8/4/2011
EcoLogo Revises Hard Surface Cleaners Standard


- news - 7/27/2011
Green Seal Expands Certification for Most Cleaning Products


- sm - June 2011
Gaining Third-party Certification For Private Label Products
Third-party certifications are not carried over from their private label manufacturer

- news - 6/20/2011
LEED Pilot Credit Library Continues to Grow


- news - 6/9/2011
Distributor Survey Investigates Green Cleaning Issues


- news - 6/1/2011
ICM Certification Program to Launch in October


UP CLOSE: TOWEL & TISSUE - sm - April 2011
Paper Manufacturers Are On A Sustainable Roll
Paper manufacturers have taken towel and tissue products to a whole new level with sustainable forestry

MANUFACTURER FORUM - cp - April 2011
Green Vs. Green-Certified Chemicals


FEATURES - hs - February 2011
Outlining Green Certifications — Special Online Feature
Updating the latest green certifications and what they mean to HS readers

- news - 12/15/2010
Study Finds Americans Overwhelmed By Green Product Certifications


UP CLOSE: TOWEL & TISSUE - sm - August 2010
Know Your Green Paper Certifications
Green paper products come with a laundry list of certifications. Breaking down what each one means

ASHKINONGREEN - cp - June 2010
Selecting Green Products For Which There Are No Standards


FROM THE EDITOR - sm - March 2010
Putting Cleaning In The 'Spotlight'


COVER STORY - sm - March 2010
Cash In on the 'New Cleaning'
End user trends are changing, but distributors still have a critical role to play

- news - 2/4/2010
Understanding the USGBC Green Campus Campaign


COVER STORY - sm - November 2009
The Right 'Stuff'
Are jan/san distributors meeting end user needs? How you match up

GREEN NEWS - sm - November 2009
New Programs Help Differentiate Between Green Products


COVER STORY - cp - November 2009
Polling Green
Four out of five BSCs now use green cleaning products, according to a Contracting Profits survey

FEATURE - hs - August 2009
Carpet Care Certifications
CRI answers the demand for environmental standards in carpet care equipment

COVER STORY - hs - April 2009
Green Goes Platinum
How Chicago's FBI building became the first LEED-EB: O&M Platinum-certified facility

FEATURE - hs - August 2008
LEED Facilities: Going For The Gold, And Even Platinum
LEED takes 'going green' to a new level

- news - 8/1/2008
Houston’s Largest Hotel Goes Green


- news - 7/11/2008
Proposed LEED Changes Prioritize Energy Savings


- news - 6/9/2008
CRI Earns ANSI Certification For Its Green Carpet Testing


- news - 3/24/2008
ISSA Urges Industry to Assist in GS-37 Revisions


MARKET PULSE - sm - March 2008
Disinfectants: Finding A Green Alternative
Disinfection plays a significant role in most facilities' cleaning regimes. But because disinfectants can't be certified green, distributors are helping end users find healthy alternatives

- news - 2/7/2008
Sustainability Rating System Targets Higher Education


FEATURE - hs - February 2008
Green Labeling
Third-party organizations are expanding certification programs to help in-house cleaning managers achieve sustainable goals

- news - 1/16/2008
Green Seal Extends GS-37 Comment Period


- news - 10/15/2007
CIMS Certification Opens at ISSA/INTERCLEAN


- news - 9/27/2007
CRI’s Seal of Approval Goes Green


- news - 9/18/2007
Green Seal Answers Top 10 Questions About GS-42


- news - 7/24/2007
New Generation of Products Meet Strict Criteria for Children's Health and Safety


- news - 7/18/2007
Survey: Green Carpet Cleaning


- news - 6/27/2007
Energy Performance Requirements Within LEED Scheduled to Increase


- news - 6/25/2007
LEED Spreads To New Parts of Missouri


- news - 5/17/2007
Green Seal Clarifies Stakeholder Process for GS-37 Revision


- news - 5/2/2007
USGBC’s LEED Green Building Rating System Awards Credit for Product Certification


GREEN CLEANING - cp - May 2007
Examining Green Certification Updates
Lead third-party organizations are offering more ways than ever for BSCs to be environmentally friendly

FEATURE - hs - April 2007
The Green Continuum
As the momentum towards green cleaning grows, cleaning managers find alternative ways to implement environmentally friendly cleaning practices

NEWS - hs - April 2007
Industry Buzz


- news - 3/21/2007
Feedback Sought On Voluntary Cleaning Product Certification Program


- news - 3/1/2007
Green: Univeristy Cleaners Evaluate Cleaning Products


- news - 2/27/2007
Green: EcoLogo Simplifies Product Formulation for Manufacturers


- news - 2/20/2007
Green: Wisconsin Schools Target Energy


- news - 2/19/2007
ISSA Selects Cleaning Industry Management Standard Case Study Participants


- news - 2/14/2007
Green Cleaning: Drive Towards Green


NEWS - hs - February 2007
Industry Buzz


- news - 1/16/2007
USGBC Offers Free Registration and Certification


- news - 1/2/2007
Kentucky Strives to Improve Green Goals


- news - 12/20/2006
Green Seal Certification and FIFRA Registration


- news - 12/14/2006
Certification: ISSA Extends Early-Applicant CIMS Deadline


- news - 12/6/2006
Green Cleaning: Green Seal Certifies Cleaning Services


COVER STORY - sm - December 2006
Green Certification
Helping distributors see the forest for the trees

- news - 11/30/2006
USGBC Accredited as ANSI Standards Developer


- news - 11/28/2006
CRI Now Has Service Provider Agreement in Place


- news - 11/16/2006
IEHA Certification Program Parallels ISSA Standard


- news - 11/10/2006
Vacuum: CRI Meets With Wal-Mart Buyers


COVER STORY - hs - November 2006
A World Of Difference
Product innovation. Best practice. Professionalism. The “Euro-Edge” When It Comes to Cleaning

- news - 10/19/2006
Certification: Green Seal Outlines New Cleaning Standard


NEWSWORTHY - sm - October 2006
Plastic Liner Company Gets Green Recognition


NEWSWORTHY - sm - September 2006
Greenstar: A New Certification Player


NEWSBRIEFS - cp - September 2006
Greenstar Offers Alternative In Green Certifications


GREENGUIDE - cp - November 2005
Green Seal's Cleaning Service Standard: Making A Move Toward Certification
Taking a closer look at Green Seal's Cleaning Service Standard

NEWS BRIEFS - cp - August 2005
Green Certification: Green Seal Reports Cooperation; Develops Stakeholders Group


- cp - May 2005
Green Seal, OS(1) Certification: Guaranteed Green
A look at two new BSC certification programs - the impact on business and credibility

HEALTH & ENVIRONMENT - cp - February 2005
Green Cleaning Certification: Gone Green? Got Evidence?
Manufacturers are putting their money where their mouth is and proving their green-cleaning worth