Certification

Green Seal

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Green Seal launches LEED-compliant certification

The paint certification meets LEED v4/4.1 criteria and qualifies products for Amazon’s Climate Pledge Friendly badge.
BOMA BEST criteria revised for multifamily buildings

Canadian Apartment Magazine

BOMA BEST criteria introduce multifamily tweaks

Landlords and condominium corporations participating in the BOMA BEST environmental performance benchmarking and certification program will have to comply with an expanded list of best practices.
CIMS

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

60+ companies achieve ISSA CIMS certification

CIMS assists cleaning organizations in developing an operational system that improves cleanliness outcomes and contains costs.
ARCSI Learning

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

ARCSI Learning enjoying increased adoption

ARCSI Learning has registered nearly 600 cleaning professionals for its Professional House Cleaning (PHC) certification course.
WiredScore launches certification of digital connectivity for the North American multifamily sector

Canadian Apartment Magazine

WiredScore introduces multifamily certification

The third-party certifier of digital connectivity in commercial buildings is launching a similar program for the North American multifamily sector.
Anago Cleaning Services

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

First cleaning franchise earns GBAC STAR accreditation

Anago Cleaning Systems is the first commercial cleaning franchise to earn GBAC STAR accreditation.
GBAC STAR accreditation

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Celebrating one year of GBAC STAR accreditation

Over 1,900 facilities in more than 80 countries have earned accreditation, and another 3,000+ are pursuing it.
virtual meetings

REMI Network

First-of-its-kind certification for chairing virtual meetings

More than 70 board members and condo managers recently completed a workshop to earn the industry's first certification for chairing virtual meetings.
ARCSI Learning online platform

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

ARCSI launches online learning platform for residential cleaning

ARCSI Learning's cornerstone course is a seven-module training program that helps verify cleaning professionals' skills and knowledge.
Okanagan College

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Okanagan College building certified LEED Platinum

The Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) recently awarded Okanagan College its second LEED Platinum certification for its new trades building in Kelowna.
reduction Soprema

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Mohawk College awarded Zero Carbon Building – Design certification

The Joyce Centre for Partnership & Innovation has been awarded Zero Carbon Building – Design certification from the Canada Green Building Council.
smart buildings

Canadian Facility Management & Design

WiredScore certification to launch in Canada

Proponents and early adopters suggest the program can provide simplified credibility for landlords and simplified assurance for tenants via a formal third-party building assessment and an easily decipherable rating system that is tied to rigorous criteria.
WELL Certification

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Teknion showroom earns WELL certification

Teknion Corporation is the first manufacturer in the world to receive WELL certification at the silver level under WELL v1 for its downtown Toronto showroom.
Humber River Hospital

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Humber River Hospital certified LEED Gold

Humber River Hospital has announced that it recently achieved LEED Gold certification through the Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC).
21W20

CondoBusiness

Luxury Manhattan condo first to be WELL-certified

21W20, a new luxury condominium located in New York City, is the world’s first residential project to be certified under the WELL Building Standard.
Ron Joyce Children’s Health Centre

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Ron Joyce Children’s Health Centre earns LEED Gold

Hamilton Health Sciences’ new Ron Joyce Children’s Health Centre, has earned Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification.
WELL Certification

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Teknion showrooms pursue WELL Certification

Teknion has announced it is pursuing WELL Certification for its New York and Toronto showrooms through the WELL Building Standard.