Green Products & Technologies
Sustainable cleaning doesn’t mean that cleaning isn't happening as well or as often; just that more sustainable tools and processes are used.
Effective cleaning of high-touch surfaces and floors in healthcare facilities requires proper cleaning tools like microfibre mops.
Some water-soluble polymers pose a low ecological risk to the United States' waterways, according to new research from ACI.
The USGBC's new pilot credit in the LEED green building rating system supports building operators as they respond to the COVID-19 outbreak.
Waste equipment and services that can process and organize vast amounts of data help inform sustainable practices throughout the facility.
A green cleaning program is about more than simply using ‘green’ products.
A growing number of schools are opting to participate in “greener” practices that benefit the students, budget, and environment.
A free app for members of the design and construction community in Ontario called the energyCompass.design tool – Compass for short – officially launched Nov. 7, 2018.
The American Cleaning Institutes chastises the slate of 15 authors affiliated with health sciences faculties of six Canadian universities for overlooking the role disinfectants play in infection control.
There are now several options that help facilities proactively address issues related to forgotten and ignored waste areas.
The decreasing costs of sensors means the Internet of Things is rapidly moving into new areas of commercial properties, such as waste management.
Canada’s growing cities are fueling pesticide resistance as rodents, bed bugs and cockroaches better adapt to human environments.
Building occupants may still be inhaling VOCs and other chemical emissions despite the use of eco-friendly products.
Senior real estate executives reflected on evolving building technology as part of the kick-off to BOMEX 2017, earlier this fall in Toronto.
Besides providing shelter and shade, the urban forest offer environmental, economic and social benefits so it’s important to take care of them.
After completing significant hospital upgrades last year, Royal University Hospital is now doubling the expected savings from energy improvements.
New plant-based innovations in synthetic grass respond to changing forces in the market like changing weather patterns and wellbeing.