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Green school cleaning 101

A growing number of schools are opting to participate in “greener” practices that benefit the students, budget, and environment.
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Fresh and Clean and DryIt: A healthy outlook

James Lee Senter, owner of Fresh and Clean and DryIt, is among the most recognizable figures in the professional cleaning industry devoted to educating the industry on the importance of cleaning for health.
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Cleaning products industry blasts research

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.
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Avmor expands into U.S. market

Avmor, a manufacturer of professional cleaning products in Canada, will begin marketing its products through a limited number of distributors in the U.S.
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Green hospital champions awarded for environmental performance

Winners of the 2016 Ontario Green Health Care Awards were announced after results were tallied from the Green Hospital Scorecard.
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IFMA updates sustainability guide on green cleaning

IFMA's updated sustainability guide examines green cleaning from a facility management perspective.
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Five points on VOCs in green cleaning solutions

Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) in green cleaning products can still cause a variety of health-related problems.
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U of Calgary’s green cleaning program awarded CIMS-GB certification from ISSA

The University of Calgary recently earned ISSA’s Cleaning Industry Management Standard Green Building certification for its dedication to green cleaning.
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Planning green cleaning programs in schools

Educational facilities are embracing green cleaning programs, where such use is pertinent because children are more vulnerable to environmental exposures.
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Cleaning carpets: hot water versus cold water

While hot water machines typically use more energy, they may be more effective at cleaning and protecting the indoor environment.