Cleaning

campus

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

A year like no other for campus cleaning

Large-scale post-secondary campuses hold an almost incomprehensibly wide range of cleaning and maintenance challenges.
CIRI webinar

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

CIRI webinar series examines cleaning for health research

Beginning April 15, a three-part CIRI webinar series assesses what research says about the impact of cleaning on health.
public transit

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Focusing on best cleaning practices for public transit

The International Association of Public Transport (UITP) has partnered with GBAC to highlight transit best practices.
COVID-19 lessons

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

One year later: COVID-19 lessons learned

We are now one year into the pandemic: what lessons can be learned from the past 12 months?
CIRI

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

CIRI to host Healthy Buildings 2021 – America conference

The conference will "bridge the gap between research and practice” and feature more than 200 science-based workshops and presentations.
Facility management

REMI Network

Adapt today, optimize tomorrow

Four solutions for a smarter, safer, and cleaner building as cleaning and maintenance is reinvented.
cleaning contractor

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Hiring a cleaning contractor in 2021

As the industry continues to change against the backdrop of COVID-19, so do the processes and needs of hiring a new cleaning contractor.
IPAC

REMI Network

TPH calls on facilities to ramp up IPAC measures

Extra vigilance is expected as confirmed cases of the highly contagious U.K. B.1.1.7 variant of COVID-19 spreads within Ontario-based facilities.
teleworking

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

How to manage service providers remotely

One of COVID-19's major challenges has been maintaining or improving cleaning activities when the managers responsible are not on-site.
disinfectant dispensers

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Don’t use a whole arsenal to kill a fly

When the repercussions and side effects of disinfectant dispensers have more impact than the underlying problem, we move away from the goal of effectiveness
ISSA Canada

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Setting the stage for increased industry recognition

One positive from the pandemic is a new respect for the important role professional cleaners play.
stadium cleaning

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Large facilities face huge challenges

Large-scale facilities face specific difficulties during the pandemic with operations like stadium cleaning a massive undertaking.
NHL bubble

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Cleaning within the NHL bubble

Scandinavian Building Services rose to the challenge of keeping things clean, safe, and healthy in the Western Conference NHL bubble.
GBAC STAR grant

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

New GBAC STAR grants program now available for facilities

The grant offers qualifying facilities a chance to help offset the costs of the GBAC STAR accreditation program and a free 6-month trial of a cleaning task management software.
twindemic prevention

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Protecting workplaces from a “twindemic”

In the second wave of the pandemic, business owners and facility managers must be unprecedentedly vigilant about protecting workplaces.
future-proofing cleaning

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Future-proofing cleaning for the new normal

The present is painful for property and facility managers and it's made future-proofing cleaning more important than ever.
Canadian Flooring Cleaning & Restoration Association

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

CFCRA partners with ISSA to help companies achieve cleaning accreditation

The Canadian Flooring, Cleaning & Restoration Association will act as a strategic partner for two GBAC programs.