ISSA

Legionnaires' disease

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Combatting Legionnaires’ disease in water restoration jobs

Legionella is a type of bacterium found naturally in freshwater environments, making it a critical consideration on water restoration projects.
carpet care

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How to smarten up your carpet care program

Careful inspections and the best method and product choices lead to superior cleaning and carpet care.
CDC guidelines

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GBAC clarifies CDC guidelines on cleaning

GBAC, a Division of ISSA, has clarified its stance on revised CDC guidelines related to cleaning and disinfecting for SARS-CoV-2.
GBAC STAR accreditation

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GBAC STAR accreditation virtual bootcamp launches

The free virtual bootcamp is open to any and all facilities or service providers who have already signed up for accreditation.
UV-C

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The power of UV-C light

The pandemic has led to rapid growth in the UV-C market, and there is science behind its power against microbes.
commercial cleaning webinar

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What you really need to know about commercial cleaning

ARCSI is holding an educational commercial cleaning webinar on April 20.
National Cleaning Week

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National Cleaning Week returns to elevate and celebrate the industry

The annual event offers opportunities for advocacy, education, employee recognition, and charity.
cleaning service providers

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

First cleaning service provider achieves GBAC STAR accreditation

CCS Facility Services is the first business in the world to achieve GBAC STAR Service Accreditation for cleaning service providers.
COVID-19 vaccination

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The whys and hows of COVID-19 vaccination

As COVID-19 vaccinations are approved and administered to a select population, many businesses wonder what it means for them.
CloroxPro

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CloroxPro partners with ISSA to support small businesses

CloroxPro has collaborated with ISSA and GBAC to help foodservice and hospitality businesses maintain a cleaner environment.
Environmental Stewardship Award

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ISSA Canada names Environmental Stewardship Award winners

The 2020 winners are Yorkdale Shopping Centre, Manulife Investment Management, and Rogers Place.
GBAC STAR Service Accreditation

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GBAC STAR Service Accreditation now available for cleaning providers

Cleaning service providers have a new way to show off their credentials.
ISSA Show

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ISSA planning for in-person ISSA Show in November

After going virtual last year, the ISSA Show North America 2021 is set to be a live, in-person event again at Las Vegas Convention Center.
Manulife

REMI Network

Manulife earns GBAC STAR real estate accreditation

Manulife Investment Management is the first Canadian real estate landlord to achieve GBAC STAR accreditation, for 7 of its Montreal properties.
IEHA

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IEHA renews focus on healthcare and hospitality

IEHA has announced an updated brand identity, including a new name and logo, to reflect its role in the healthcare and hospitality industries.
ISSA members

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ISSA members recognized for sustainability, equality

Five ISSA members have been named to Corporate Knights’ 2021 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations Index, and four to Bloomberg’s 2021 Gender-Equality Index.
GBAC STAR Facility Accreditation

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GBAC STAR Facility Accreditation continues to saturate Canada

The program is gathering pace north of the border, as everything from hotels to arenas to convention centres secure accreditation.