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Environment and Sustainability

Chicago, green, sustainability
August 5, 2022 Stephen P. Ashkin

Go Green at the ISSA Show in Chicago

Business and Management

Don't leave a large environmental footprint when you attend ISSA Show North America 2022. Learn some easy and fun tips to help you tread more lightly when traveling.

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This pH level, however, is strong enough to kill or eliminate many forms of bacteria and viruses.  Further, it is safe enough that it won't harm the user, building inhabitants, or the environment.
June 26, 2022 Robert Kravitz

Should We Use a Flavor Enhancer to Clean?

Health and Safety

It is believed the use of citric acid as an antifungal or antibacterial began thousands of years ago, long before the use of bleach was used for the same purposes.

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Video: Defining Sustainability
June 8, 2022

Video: Defining Sustainability—A Business Framework for Generational Companies

Business and Management

Stephen P. Ashkin defines sustainability for companies in a new light in this Straight Talk! episode with ISSA Media Director Jeff Cross.

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Green Cleaning
May 11, 2022 Stephen P. Ashkin

The Cleaning Industry’s Path from Green Cleaning to Sustainability

Business and Management

As green cleaning began to change the landscape of the cleaning industry 30 years ago, today sustainability is poised to be the “disruptor” of our industry.

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The Green Product Pathway
April 22, 2022

Video: The Green Product Pathway

Health and Safety

Steve Ashkin, founder of the Ashkin Group, asks, "Can you find 'good' green cleaning products manufactured by 'bad' companies?

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Green Cleaning
April 13, 2022 Perry Shimanoff

Your Green Cleaning Mission Starts With a Checklist

Facility Management

Complex systems need handling with care, knowledge—and checklists. 

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Infection prevention
January 26, 2022 Rich Prinz

Guiding Your Facility’s Approach to Infection Prevention

Infection Control

How to establish a roadmap for safer and more sustainable environmental cleaning.

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Manhattan, New York City, One World Trade Center
January 24, 2022 Kathleen Misovic

Sustainability in the Big City

Facility Management

Read the second part of a profile on John Mongello who organizes building services for the tallest high rise in the United States—One World Trade Center.

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sustainability, environmental, carbon footprint
December 17, 2021 Stephen P. Ashkin

Companies Are Responding to Climate Change: What About Yours?

Business and Management

As businesses around the world take notice of their carbon footprint, sustainability has quickly become an important investment and commitment focus for companies across all industries, including the cleaning industry.

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Sustainable Flooring
December 8, 2021 Kirk Roberts

When Planning for Sustainability, Remember the Flooring

Hard Floors

Three ways facility managers can protect the environment by renovating rather than replacing floors

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sustainable cleaning if offices
October 20, 2021 Kurt Kuempel

Strategies for Sustainable Cleaning in Offices

Facility Management

Here are four ways facility managers can promote healthier and environmentally friendly office buildings.

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Smart water management
October 13, 2021 Emilio Tenuta

Q&A: Smart Water Management

Facility Management

How facilities can help foster resilience to the physical, financial, and regulatory risks presented by water scarcity.

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