Green Schools
Green Cleaning: Disinfectant Fool’s Gold

Green Cleaning: Disinfectant Fool’s Gold

Disinfectants and sanitizers are important tools for keeping buildings clean, safe and healthful. But as cleaning budgets and staffing levels have declined, the amount of time spent cleaning and disinfecting also has dropped.

The importance of those tools has grown amid heightened public awareness of the risks from pathogens, additional regulatory requirements, and changes to our basic understanding of how cleaning products can affect the health of students, teachers, custodial staf

Register to view the full article

Register on and gain access to premium content, including this article and much more.

Hide comments


  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.