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CONNECTED CHEMICAL PROPORTIONERS – July 2017
Chemical Dispensing Systems Get Connected


THE EVOLUTION OF GREEN CHEMICALS – June 2017
How Green Cleaning Chemicals Have Improved Through The Years


LAUNDRY BUSINESS GROWS THANKS TO REMOTE ACCESS TO DATA – May 2017
Case Study: Laundry Business Turns To Chemical Dispensing System


PUTTING DISINFECTION IN THE HOT SEAT – May 2017
Ensuring The Efficacy Of Disinfectants


PUTTING DISINFECTION IN THE HOT SEAT – May 2017
Selecting And Using Disinfectants


PUTTING DISINFECTION IN THE HOT SEAT – May 2017
Creating An Infection Control Risk Assessment


CLEANING FOR COMFORT – May 2017
Improving Disinfection Techniques


THE DEMAND FOR DISINFECTING – May 2017
High Demand For Disinfectants


– 5/3/2017
Focusing On VOC Claims



– April 2017
Defining Cleaning Chemicals
Ensuring that the correct products are used throughout the department



ENGINEERED WATER BRINGS SIMPLICITY, COST SAVINGS – September 2016
The Benefits Of Cleaning With Electrolyzed Water



FLOOR CARE FOR ALL SEASONS – September 2016
Cleaning Procedures That Protecting Floors


BENEFITING FROM GREEN CLEANING – August 2016
UW-Madison Finds Success Cleaning With Ozone
How making one small change has impacted the cleaning program at University of Wisconsin–Madison






KNOWING THE DIFFERENCE – June 2016
Choosing The Right Chemical For The Job


KNOWING THE DIFFERENCE – June 2016
Training On Proper Chemical Use



DOWN AND DIRTY: THE ADVANTAGES OF PREPORTIONED CHEMICAL PACKETS – February 2016
Taking A Closer Look At Preportioned Chemicals For Dilution Control


WORKING WITH WATER – November 2015
Fitting Engineered Water Into Cleaning Programs


WORKING WITH WATER – November 2015
Cleaning With “Water” And Technologies Available


WORKING WITH WATER – November 2015
How Aqueous Ozone Technology Fits Into Cleaning


WORKING WITH WATER – November 2015
What To Be Aware Of When Cleaning With Water


TIME IS MONEY – October 2015
Refine Floor Programs With Less Stripping


TIME IS MONEY – October 2015
Techniques To Protect Floor Finish


TIME IS MONEY – October 2015
How To Extend Floor Stripping Programs





DILUTION CONTROL ON THE GO – August 2015
Portable Chemical Proportioners Are Gaining Popularity




PROFITING FROM CHEMICAL PROPORTIONERS – May 2015
Chemical Proportioners Give Distributors Edge Over Online Sellers






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


MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: DILUTION CONTROL – April 2015
GHS Labeling For Preportioned Packets









STEAM ALLOWS FOR CHEMICAL-FREE CLEANING – November 2014
Understanding The Power Of Steam Cleaning





DON'T GET TRIPPED UP – November 2014
Causes And Prevention Of Slips And Falls


EQUIPMENT THAT MIRRORS THE COMPANY MISSION – October 2014
Benefits Of Ride-on Scrubbers Extend Beyond Cleaning


EQUIPMENT THAT MIRRORS THE COMPANY MISSION – October 2014
Chemical-Free Scrubber Cleans Outdoor Space


EQUIPMENT THAT MIRRORS THE COMPANY MISSION – October 2014
Using Floor Equipment Drives Productivity







ADDRESSING COMMON FLOOR CARE MYTHS – August 2014
Clearing Up Floor Cleaning Myths



SIMPLIFY FLOOR CARE WITH PREPORTIONED CHEMICALS FOR AUTOSCRUBBERS – June 2014
Using Preportion Chemical Packets With Autoscrubbers


SIMPLIFY FLOOR CARE WITH PREPORTIONED CHEMICALS FOR AUTOSCRUBBERS – June 2014
Chemical Packets Provide Convenience and Dilution Control


SIMPLIFY FLOOR CARE WITH PREPORTIONED CHEMICALS FOR AUTOSCRUBBERS – June 2014
Chemical Preportioners: Take The Guesswork Out of Inventory Control


TEACHING GERM WARFARE – June 2014
Chemicals And Equipment That Fight Infections
Surfaces custodians should focus on in an effort to reduce the spread of infection

MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: TURNING WATER INTO A POWERFUL CLEANER – April 2014
Understanding The Science Behind Activated Water


MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: TURNING WATER INTO A POWERFUL CLEANER – April 2014
Independent Tests Back Activated Water Claims


MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: TURNING WATER INTO A POWERFUL CLEANER – April 2014
Weighing The Cleaning Efficiency of E-water Solutions


MAKING THE SWITCH TO GHS – May 2014
OSHA Compliance Stalled By Chemical Manufacturers



MAKING THE SWITCH TO GHS – May 2014
Distributors Begin The Private Label Redesign Process



DIY MAINTENANCE FOR CHEMICAL PROPORTIONERS – April 2014
Preserving the Life of Chemical Proportioner Systems


DIY MAINTENANCE FOR CHEMICAL PROPORTIONERS – April 2014
Tips For Removing Build-up In Chemical Dispensers


DIY MAINTENANCE FOR CHEMICAL PROPORTIONERS – April 2014
Signs A Chemical Dilution Unit Is Malfunctioning


UPCLOSE: CREATING A CHEMICAL CENTRAL COMMAND – April 2014
End Users Demand Dilution Control


UPCLOSE: CREATING A CHEMICAL CENTRAL COMMAND – April 2014
Locating A Water Source For Chemical Proportioning


UPCLOSE: CREATING A CHEMICAL CENTRAL COMMAND – April 2014
Chemical Stations Appearing in New Construction


UPCLOSE: CREATING A CHEMICAL CENTRAL COMMAND – April 2014
Chemicals To-go: Using Preportioned Packets


COVER STORY: ROOKIE SUCCESS – April 2014
Meet Coastal Chemical & Paper's Young Owner


COVER STORY: ROOKIE SUCCESS – April 2014
From Field Dreams To Jan/San Supply


COVER STORY: ROOKIE SUCCESS – April 2014
Coastal Chemical Outgrows Garage


COVER STORY: ROOKIE SUCCESS – April 2014
Turning Employees Into Family


COVER STORY: ROOKIE SUCCESS – April 2014
Capturing The Break Room Business


COVER STORY: ROOKIE SUCCESS – April 2014
Making Coastal Chemical A Homerun


UPCLOSE: DAY CLEANING INFLUENCING EQUIPMENT MANUFACTURERS – April 2014
Carpet Chemical Trends


CLEANING UP THE CONFUSION – February 2014
Understanding The Differences Between Cleaning Chemicals


CLEANING UP THE CONFUSION – February 2014
When Is It Important To Sanitize


CLEANING UP THE CONFUSION – February 2014
Disinfecting Fights Bacteria And Infections


CLEANING UP THE CONFUSION – February 2014
Training On Proper Use Of Chemicals


A SYSTEM FOR SUCCESS – February 2014
Benefits of Flat Mopping Systems
Concordia University's switch to microfiber flat mops

A SYSTEM FOR SUCCESS – February 2014
Mopping Systems Create Cleaning Efficiencies


IN THE FIELD: WINTERTIME PRESENTS FLOOR CLEANING CHALLENGES – November 2013
Developing A Winter Floor Care Program


IN THE FIELD: WINTERTIME PRESENTS FLOOR CLEANING CHALLENGES – November 2013
Maintain Floors By Increasing Cleaning Frequency


IN THE FIELD: WINTERTIME PRESENTS FLOOR CLEANING CHALLENGES – November 2013
Scrubbing And Stripping: Sprucing Up Floors For Spring


IN THE FIELD: BEST PRACTICES FOR GROUT CLEANING – November 2013
Removing Odor From Floor Grout


WITH THIS TEST, FLOOR STRIPPING WILL BE DONE RIGHT THE FIRST TIME – November 2013
Stripping Floors Only Once Is A Huge Timesaver


UPCLOSE: DECODING DUST MOPS – October 2013
Industry Moves Toward Microfiber Dust Mops


THE POWER OF WATER – October 2013
Understanding Enhanced Water Technologies



GHS COUNTDOWN – September 2013
Global Commerce Drives GHS Chemical Labeling


GHS COUNTDOWN – September 2013
HazCom History: The “Right To Know” Act


GHS COUNTDOWN – September 2013
Learning The GHS Glossary



GHS COUNTDOWN – September 2013
Help Employers Meet The GHS Training Deadline



FOUR BENEFITS OF PREPORTIONED CHEMICAL USE – August 2013
Four Benefits Of Preportioned Chemical Use
Mt. San Antonio College outlines why chemical packets have helped streamline departmental processes

WATCH OUT FOR WARNING SIGNS – August 2013
The 'Right To Know' About Chemical Hazards


WATCH OUT FOR WARNING SIGNS – August 2013
Updates To The GHS Language


WATCH OUT FOR WARNING SIGNS – August 2013
Training Workers On GHS Requirements


WATCH OUT FOR WARNING SIGNS – August 2013
GHS Chemical Label Specifics



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



GREENER PASTURES FOR FLOORS – June 2013
Floor Care Equipment That Contributes To LEED Certification




MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: PREPORTIONED CHEMICALS – June 2013
High Concentration Chemical Packs


MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: PREPORTIONED CHEMICALS – June 2013
Preventing Employee Theft Of Preportioned Chemical Packs


MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: PREPORTIONED CHEMICALS – June 2013
Diluting With Preportioned Packets Over Wall-Mounted Chemical Dispensing Systems
In this article, industry manufacturers answer common questions asked by building service contractors.

MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: PREPORTIONED CHEMICALS – June 2013
Understanding Proper Dilution of Preportioned Chemical Packs


MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: PREPORTIONED CHEMICALS – June 2013
Gauging The Safety of Preportioned Chemical Packets




STRIP AND RECOAT FLOORS LESS OFTEN – April 2013
Commercial Floor Mats, Chemical-Free Scrubbing Top BSC Floor Care Programs


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


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


THE NEW BOOK ON GREEN – April 2013
Distributor Support Green Training


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




THE FUNDAMENTALS OF CARPET EXTRACTION – April 2013
How To Clean Carpets Using Chemicals


THE FUNDAMENTALS OF CARPET EXTRACTION – April 2013
Proper Carpet Extraction Methods





WARNING SIGNS – April 2013
OSHA HazCom Rules are Changing


WARNING SIGNS – April 2013
Learning the GHS language






– February 2013
Freetime: Tim W. Laughlin, Sunburst Chemicals
Tim W. Laughlin, vice president, product development for Sunburst Chemicals, is a hockey goalie




– February 2013
2012 Sales Leader: Veronica Segovia, Baron Chemical Co., Inc.
Veronica is the definition of a hard worker: Not only is she a sales rep, but she also is the purchasing manager










MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE – November 2012
How To Brighten VCT Tile
Bring dull and stained VCT tile back to life with these tips




– October 2012
Chemicals With Low Volatile Organic Compounds Benefit Janitor And Occupant Health
Switching traditional chemicals to low VOC green alternatives can create safer working environments

– October 2012
Selling Low VOC Cleaning Products
When end users want green chemicals, distributors should suggest low VOC cleaning products



– September 2012
Tips For Simplifying Floor Stripping
Floor stripping is a labor-intensive process. Distributors offer tips for easing the workload



– August 2012
Chemical Dispensers and Preportion Packets Benefit Distributors
Dilution control products take up less warehouse space and are easy reorders

– August 2012
Chemical Dilution Saves Money and Storage Space
Chemical dispensing systems and preportion packets are convenient and safe ways to dilute cleaning chemicals

– August 2012
Implementing Change At Ohio State University
Updating products and technology has proved beneficial for Ohio State University facilities




MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE – June 2012
Green Floor Strippers: Addressing Efficacy
Green floor strippers usually work on all floor care chemicals, and a prolonged strip cycle is dependent on finish selection


– June 2012
Dilution Controls More Than Chemical Usage
Chemical dispensing systems help manage inventory and budgets, while promoting proper cleaning and safety at Johnson County Community College

MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE – June 2012
Using Enzyme Cleaners On Floors
Enzyme-based floor chemicals are becoming more popular with building service contractors


– April 2012
Hilton Outlines Their Green And Sustainable Initiatives
The housekeeping department at Hilton Americas-Houston captures the essence of green and sustainability


PORTION CONTROL – March 2012
Preportioned Chemicals: Why BSCs Prefer Them
Three BSCs talk about why they use preportioned chemicals








MANUFACTURER FORUM – November 2011
Autoscrubbers Using Less Water and Chemical To Clean
In this article, industry manufacturers answer common questions asked by building service contractors.


– October 2011
Green Chemicals And Biobased Chemicals Can Overlap
Not all green chemicals are biobased, nor are all biobased chemicals considered green. But end users should be aware that there are instances when the two categories coincide

– October 2011
Differentiating Green Chemicals From Biobased Chemicals
End users use the terms green and biobased interchangeably when discussing green chemicals. Doing so is inaccurate















UP CLOSE: DILUTION CONTROL – May 2011
Dilution Control: Closed Loop Chemical Dispensing Systems
Closed loop chemical dispensing systems promote safety, environmental responsibility and ensure proper chemical dilution



MANUFACTURER FORUM – April 2011
Defining Biobased Products and Their Ingredients


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



MANUFACTURER FORUM – March 2011
Combatting Theft Of Pre-Portioned Chemicals


MANUFACTURER FORUM – March 2011
Cost Misconceptions Of Pre-Portioned Chemicals


MANUFACTURER FORUM – March 2011
The Benefits Of Pre-Portioned Chemicals


FEATURES – February 2011
Spotlighting Chemical-Free Cleaning
Regional School District No. 6 highlights some of the benefits to their green and chemical-free program

UP CLOSE: FLOOR CARE – February 2011
Floor Care After Winter
Winter wreaks havoc on floors. Simple maintenance and restoration at the onset of spring is critical in keeping floor care costs low

DILUTION CONTROL – October 2010
Maximizing Chemicals In Cramped Janitorial Closets


FEATURES – October 2010
Floor Chemicals: Shifting Towards Green
Successfully transitioning to a green floor care program requires education, training and due diligence


UP CLOSE: DILUTION CONTROL – May 2010
Chemical Proportioning Made Even Easier
Recent improvements to wall-mounted chemical dispensers have made units more efficient for end users

UP CLOSE: CARPET CARE – January 2010
Examining Green Carpet Care Chemicals
Today's third-party certifiers put chemicals through stringent testing in order to gain green certification

FREETIME – September 2009
Send In The Clown Band


DILUTION CONTROL – August 2009
Chemical Packets Control More Than Just Portion


ASHKIN ON GREEN – July 2009
Guide To Selecting Green Chemicals


UP CLOSE: FLOOR CARE – June 2009
Cleaning With Water
Electrolyzed water and steam vapor systems allow end users to clean without chemicals

UP CLOSE: CHEMICAL PROPORTIONING – May 2009
Warewashing: A Labor-intensive Sale
Customer service is key when offering foodservice and laundry chemical dispensing systems

UP CLOSE: FLOOR CARE – February 2009
Studying Up On School Floor-Care Programs
A variety of hard-surface floors makes for a complicated sale of floor-care chemicals in educational facilities

CLEANING PROFESSIONAL'S FIELD GUIDE 2009 – January 2009
Day Cleaning Commercial Offices


CLEANING PROFESSIONAL'S FIELD GUIDE 2009 – January 2009
Examining Aerosol Attibutes


FEATURE – November 2008
Carpet Care Chemicals: Extended Life Expectancy
A comprehensive maintenance program that includes the use of proper cleaning chemicals can prolong the life of a carpet


UP CLOSE – October 2008
Carpet Care: Breaking Down Carpet Chemicals
Distributors must help end users wade through the plethora of available products

FEATURE – September 2008
Cleaners and Disinfectants: Minimizing Your Chemical Inventory
Assessing chemicals is a big job, but it needs to be done regularly

OPERATIONSLOG: RESTROOM CARE – June 2008
Restroom Cleaning: Speeding Up The Process
The number of chemicals carried into a restroom has been reduced, increasing efficiency

MARKET PULSE – May 2008
Chemical Proportioners And Training Go Hand In Hand
Maximize the benefits of portioning systems by ensuring end-user buy-in




FREETIME – November 2007
A Family Fluent In Sign Language




MARKET PULSE: CARPET CARE – October 2007
Product Selection Critical In A Carpet's Longevity
Pairing carpet chemicals with certain carpet fibers is vital in maintaining and extending the life of a carpet.

CLEANING OPERATIONS: CLEANERS & DISINFECTANTS – September 2007
Chemicals: Shopping for Cleaners and Disinfectants
Tips on how to make the right choices

NEWSWORTHY – August 2007
Grassroots Launches ChildSafe List



FEATURE – April 2007
Invigorating Private Labels
Evaluating the strength of your private label will help ensure its success in the future

NEWSWORTHY – April 2007
EPA Jumpstarts School Safety Campaign



OPERATIONSLOG: FLOOR CARE – March 2007
Floor Care: Match Chemicals With Procedure For Hard Floor Care
Anything you can do to extend the life of the floor so you don’t have to strip and wax so often is going to be beneficial

CLEANING OPERATIONS: FLOOR CARE – February 2007
Floor-Care Chemicals Go Green
More and more manufacturers are unveiling environmentally-preferable stripping options

CLEANING PROFESSIONAL'S FIELD GUIDE – January 2007
CLEANERS
The Benefits Of Oxygen Cleaners



CLEANING PROFESSIONAL'S FIELD GUIDES – January 2007
FLOOR CARE
Using Green Floor-Care Chemicals





OPERATIONSLOG: DISINFECTANTS – November 2006
Tailoring Disinfectants To Specific Facilities
To use disinfectants properly, cleaning objectives must be identified and targeted by the cleaning program



CLEANING OPERATIONS: CHEMICALS – September 2006
Chemicals: Making the Right Choices When it Comes to Cleaners and Disinfectants
Gauging chemical use and application requires understanding the unique cleaning needs of your facility


CLEANING OPERATIONS: FLOOR CARE CHEMICALS – August 2006
Chemicals: Innovations and Trends in Floor Care Chemicals
Manufacturers comment on the direction of the industry as end-users re-evaluate their cleaning strategy

FREETIME – August 2006
A Kid’s Dream Come True




PROPORTIONERS – May 2006
The Chemistry of 'Control'
Four end users discuss what attracts them to — and concerns them about — chemical proportion technology

CLEANING OPERATIONS: CHEMICALS – August 2005
Chemicals: It’s Never Too Late to Re-Evaluate Your Chemical Inventory
The case for a proactive approach to analyzing chemical performance before people are injured or surfaces are destroyed

CLEANING OPERATIONS: CHEMICAL CARE – September 2004
Chemical Safety: Take a Lesson From These Chemical ‘Don’ts’
Be aware of common mistakes in order to prevent injuries and costly accidents

OPERATIONS LOG – August 2004
End Chemical Mixing Mayhem
Chemicals

CLEANING OPERATIONS: CHEMICAL CARE – July 2004
Cleaning Chemicals: The Case for a Chemical Consolidation Program
Taking stock of your current chemical stockpiles may disclose a glaring waste of time, money and cleaning efficiency

OPERATIONS LOG – May 2004
Cleaners and Disinfectants: The Vocabulary Of Clean
Chemicals

INDUSTRY BUZZ: BENCHMARKS – March 2004
News
School district’s training supervisor develops icon system for managing and mixing chemicals safely