Environment and Sustainability

WHO Outlines New Terms for Germs That Transmit Through the Air

The report is a significant development as it means different industries and professionals can now communicate with a common language.

UMF Reveals Top Hygiene Specialist

Earth Day Reminds Us of Our Impact on the Environment

In the cleaning industry, a heightened urgency exists to enact impactful environmental changes.

Why the Industry Needs Your Support to Advance Cleaning

Challenges Drag Out Lead Pipe Replacement

As states continue to inventory lead pipes, full replacement deadlines are decades away.

Register for ISSA’s LEED v5 Webinar & Submit Your Comments to USGBC

Another State Blocks Heat Protections for Workers

Florida joins Texas in halting local attempts to create protective rules.

New Ruling Aims to Cut PFAS from U.S. Government Custodial Contracts

According to a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) press release, the Biden-Harris Administration is directing U.S. government contractors to purchase cleaning products for federal buildings that are free of toxic “forever chemicals.”

EPA Improves Permit Transparency With New Website

EPA’s new website offers centralized information about all EPA permitting programs.

Michigan Tops List of States With Most Landfill Waste

SEC Approves Rules Requiring Greenhouse Gas Reporting

Some companies will need to reveal their greenhouse gas emissions and other climate risks.

USGBC Announces the 2024 Best of Green Schools