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‘PIONEERING’ GREEN - cp - June 2016
Building A LEED-compliant, Green Seal-certified Program


- news - 7/8/2015
USGBC Announces New Alignment with CALGreen For LEED Projects


SUSTAINABLE SUDS - sm - October 2014
LEED v4 Requires Green Laundry Programs


IMPROVE PRODUCTIVITY WITH BACKPACKS - hs - August 2014
Advancements To Backpack Vacuums Result In Efficiencies


IMPROVE PRODUCTIVITY WITH BACKPACKS - hs - August 2014
Improving Ergonomics For Backpack Vacuums


- news - 9/3/2014
USGBC and American Chemistry Council Advance LEED


- cp - August 2014
Starting A Green Cleaning Program


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


SUSTAINABILITY: LEED V4 - cp - November 2013
LEED Gets A Makeover


SUSTAINABILITY: LEED V4 - cp - November 2013
Green Cleaning Loses LEED EBOM Credit


SUSTAINABILITY: LEED V4 - cp - November 2013
LEED EBOM v4 Expands Green Cleaning Prerequisite


SUSTAINABILITY: LEED V4 - cp - November 2013
75 Percent of LEED Cleaning Product Purchases Must Be Green


SUSTAINABILITY: LEED V4 - cp - November 2013
Additional LEED EBOM v4 Updates


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


- cp - August 2013
Quantify Sustainability Solutions


SUSTAINABILITY: THE NEW LEED BRINGS CHANGE - sm - August 2013
U.S. Green Building Council Updates LEED Cleaning Requirements


SUSTAINABILITY: THE NEW LEED BRINGS CHANGE - sm - August 2013
New LEED v4 Green Cleaning Points and Requirements


SUSTAINABILITY: THE NEW LEED BRINGS CHANGE - sm - August 2013
Stricter Requirements for LEED Credit


SUSTAINABILITY: THE NEW LEED BRINGS CHANGE - sm - August 2013
LEED Eligible Equipment And More


SUSTAINABILITY: THE NEW LEED BRINGS CHANGE - sm - August 2013
Distributors Important Role in LEED v4 Certification


ONE MAN VS. THE UNION - cp - August 2013
Bego Begins His Career In The Building Service Industry


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


LEFT OUT IN THE COLD - sm - August 2013
Standards For Green Ice Melt Are Lacking


UPCLOSE: ICE MELT - sm - August 2013
Low Consumer Demand For Green Ice Melt Products


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


- news - 6/25/2013
Five Easy Tips for Facilities to Become LEED-Certified


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


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


- news - 5/6/2013
Green Building Advisory Committee Recommends LEED for All GSA Buildings


ON THE MONEY - sm - April 2013
Dilution Control Supports Green Initiatives


- news - 3/8/2013
Cascades Tissue Plant Expansion Receives LEED Gold Certification


- news - 2/27/2013
Clarification on LEED-EBOM Version 4 and Entry Matting


- hs - February 2013
Cleaning Trends Expected In 2013


- news - 2/22/2013
Study Shows LEED Benefits Government Facilities


- news - 1/23/2013
Jerry Yudelson Joins HFI and HHI Advisory Boards


- news - 1/23/2013
USGBC Releases 2012 List of Top 10 States for LEED


- news - 11/16/2012
USGBC Announces Grant to Promote IEQ and Human Health


- news - 10/25/2012
USGBC Announces LEED Fellow Class of 2012


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


- news - 7/27/2012
LEED-Certified Building Stock Swells to Two Billion Square Feet Worldwide


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


ASHKIN ON SUSTAINABILITY - cp - June 2012
LEED 2012 Postponed, Renamed LEED v4
LEED v4 changes cleaning credits

- news - 6/5/2012
USGBC Announces Changes to LEED 2012


- news - 6/1/2012
Chicago's Soldier Field Named First Green NFL Stadium


- cp - April 2012
Adding Pest Control To Janitorial Operations
Integrated Pest Management allows BSCs to diversify into pest control services

- sm - May 2012
Energy-efficient Hand Dryers Are Green Machines
Hand dryer's low energy usage helps earn LEED credits

- news - 5/15/2012
LEED Rating System Open For Public Comment


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


- news - 4/6/2012
US and Canadian Contractors Turn Away From LEED


- news - 3/28/2012
LEED-Certified Green Building Projects Hit 12,000 Mark


- sm - March 2012
Tips For Promoting LEED Approved Products
Jan/san distributors should list LEED products in a special area of their website

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


- news - 3/8/2012
LEED Pilot Credit Library Introduces New Credits


- news - 3/1/2012
LEED 2012 Public Comment Period Now Open


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


- news - 1/20/2012
Top 10 States for LEED Green Buildings Released


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


- news - 12/9/2011
Square Footage of LEED-Certified Existing Buildings Surpasses New Construction


- news - 10/12/2011
USGBC Raises LEED Standards for 2012


- news - 10/7/2011
Poll: Most Americans Support Federal Investment in 'Green' Schools


- news - 9/20/2011
LEED Professional Credentials Achieve ANSI Accreditation


- news - 9/7/2011
GBCI Announces LEED Fellow Class of 2011


- news - 7/21/2011
University Expands LEED Certification Portfolio


- news - 6/28/2011
USGBC Launches LEED Volume Program for Operations & Maintenance


- hs - June 2011
Proposed LEED-EBOM Revisions
USGBC targets 2012 for certification updates

- hs - June 2011
What is LEED-EBOM?
It's a certification designed to help green building operations and maintenance, and it's one custodial departments need to pay attention to

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


IN THE NEWS - sm - May 2011
USGBC Introduces LEED For Healthcare
Outlining environmentally responsible design and construction requirements for both new and existing buildings

FROM THE EDITOR - sm - May 2011
Don't Scoff At LEED's Potential


- cp - April 2011
Photo Slideshow: Servicing LEED & Green Facilities


- cp - April 2011
Third-Party Green Certifications Lead To New Opportunities
An overview of LEED AP, GS-42, CIMS-GB and (OS1) certifications

EDITORIAL - cp - May 2011
Green Cleaning Programs Tailored For Healthcare Facilities


- cp - April 2011
Cardinal's Kismet
How Jim DeGrado, president of Cardinal Building Maintenance, helped his company realize its green cleaning destiny

- news - 4/20/2011
Number of LEED-Certified Buildings Grows


EDITORIAL - cp - April 2011
Green's Accelerated Acceptance


- news - 4/11/2011
LEED for Healthcare Debuts at CleanMed Conference


ASHKIN ON GREEN - cp - November 2010
U.S. Green Building Council Membership Can Be Beneficial For BSCs


EDITORIAL - cp - November 2010
Pay Attention To LEED Changes


FROM THE EDITOR - sm - November 2010
Changes Coming To LEED


FROM THE EDITOR - sm - September 2010
Don't Let Customers Pass You By


COVER STORY - sm - September 2010
Green Credentials
WAXIE and NICHOLS earn LEED certification — and enhance green credibility with customers

COVER STORY - cp - August 2010
Greening America's Pastime
Marsden Bldg Maintenance: Leading the league in environmentally friendly cleaning at Target Field

NEWSTICKER - cp - February 2010
Green Cleaning Legislation Proposed In Wisconsin


COVER STORY - sm - October 2009
Green Update


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

EDITORIAL - cp - March 2009
From Janitors To Scientists?


NEWSBRIEFS - cp - January 2009
LEED 2009 To Reduce Cleaning Credits


CLEANING PROFESSIONAL'S FIELD GUIDE 2009 - cp - January 2009
Customers Demand Green; BSCs Supply It


ASHKINONGREEN - cp - January 2009
Defining Green Floor-care Equipment


GREEN NEWS - sm - December 2008
LEED 2009 Passes Ballot, Reduces Cleaning Credits


ASHKINONGREEN - cp - October 2008
APPA Custodial Effectiveness Audit Included In LEED
The value for contractors is that LEED-EBOM provides two potential points based on performance

- news - 9/29/2008
Hoteliers Go Green To Save The Planet


- news - 9/2/2008
Last Chance: Public Comment for LEED 2009 Closes Today


- news - 8/11/2008
Public Comment Opens on Certified Wood Credits in LEED


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

MARKET BY MARKET: RETAIL - hs - August 2008
Green: One Step Ahead Of Uncle Sam
Retailers embrace green initiatives, despite the lack of regulations

COVER STORY - sm - August 2008
Gone Green
Distributors are 'talking the talk' when it comes to selling green products, but are they really 'walking the walk?'

FROM THE EDITOR - sm - August 2008
Sustainable Success


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


ASHKINONGREEN - cp - June 2008
Green Terminology: Educate Yourself
Organizations can't solely focus on profits, but must also consider impacts on people and the planet

- news - 5/28/2008
Open For Comment: USGBC's Proposed Improvements to LEED


- news - 5/27/2008
Despite Shaky Housing Market, Green Building Surges


OPERATIONSLOG: LEED AND GREEN - cp - May 2008
New LEED Specifications Take Green Cleaning To The Next Level
Green cleaning is really cleaning for health and safety, then the environment, and most people focus entirely on the products

- news - 4/10/2008
Palazzo Las Vegas Named Largest 'Green' Building in the World


- cp - March 2008
cleantip CleanTips: A Green Culture Starts From Within


NEWS - hs - February 2008
Industry Buzz


NEWSWORTHY - sm - February 2008
USGBC Makes Changes To LEED-EB


NEWSBRIEFS - cp - February 2008
USGBC's LEED-EB Undergoes Changes


- news - 1/15/2008
USGBC Publishes Catalog of LEED Innovation & Design Points


- news - 1/11/2008
LEED-EB Revision Wins Approval


- news - 1/3/2008
First City Commits to LEED Platinum Certification


ASHKINONGREEN - cp - January 2008
Green Cleaning In The New Year
For those who have already begun a green journey, 2008 should be a time to begin the next steps

- news - 12/17/2007
USGBC Takes LEED to the Next Level


- news - 11/30/2007
New California Workshop Focuses on LEED for Schools


NEWSBRIEFS - cp - October 2007
LEED Certification: Ohio Schools Aim For Green Buildings


ASHKINONGREEN - cp - October 2007
Green Cleaning In Commercial Facilities
Don’t just switch to a green product or two — make sure your cleaning procedures protect occupant health

- news - 9/6/2007
City Hall in Cal. Hoping for LEED Gold


NEWS - hs - September 2007
Industry Buzz


- news - 8/27/2007
New Orleans’ First Post-Hurricane LEED Building Completed


- news - 8/8/2007
LEED-EB Revision Open for Public Comments


- news - 7/10/2007
Green Building A First On Capitol Hill


GREEN CLEANING - cp - July 2007
LEED Continues To Open Doors For BSCs
Keeping current with new LEED certifications can prove advantageous

ASHKINONGREEN - cp - July 2007
How To Become A Green Company
A green company inspires its customers to improve their own environmental practices

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


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


- news - 2/8/2007
Green: AASHE Recognizes USGBC’s LEED® Silver Standard as part of Climate Change Commitment


- news - 2/8/2007
LEED for Schools Public Comment Period Now Open


- cp - February 2007
LEED And Porter Industries: Setting the Standard
Porter Industries challenges the cleaning marketplace by earning LEED-EB certification

- news - 1/23/2007
Airport Commissioners Adopt "Green" Building Policy Standards


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


NEWSBRIEFS - cp - January 2007
LEED Expands On East Coast


- news - 12/7/2006
LEED: Washington D.C. Passes Green Construction Legislation


FEATURE - hs - November 2006
Green Cleaning: Taking The LEED
How three organizations moved beyond rhetoric and ‘walked the walk’ on the path to green certification

- news - 10/26/2006
Green Cleaning: GSA Says LEED Most Credible Green Building Rating System


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


HEALTH & ENVIRONMENT - cp - July 2006
LEED: A New Look
Contractors share their evolving experiences with green-building certification

MARKETING - cp - July 2005
Finding The "LEED"-ers
BSCs are ready to offer services for LEED certification, but who's interested?