Green Cleaning

Using sustainable products and techniques to clean and maintain school and university facilities.
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Safe surfaces

June 1, 2021
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Earth Day

March 1, 2021


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6 Key Industrial Hygiene Concepts Custodians Need to Know

May 20, 2020
Helping custodians understand some basic concepts will increase their compliance and helps develop their professionalism.
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Cleaning and the Coronavirus: 7 Key Questions

April 8, 2020
Seven questions will help make sure schools select and correctly use the right products so they are prepared for the day they can be reopened.
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Earth Day Exhibition

March 4, 2020
Seven tips to showcase at your Earth Day event.

From Green to Sustainable

Oct. 18, 2018
Green cleaning is now commonplace. Next comes sustainability.

Green Cleaning: 5 Questions the Best Custodial Operations Ask

May 12, 2018
Asking these questions of your custodial staff each day will yield better cleaning performance and the best value for the budget.


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eBook: Green Schools Digest

Jan. 1, 2023
Learn the leading sustainability strategies being employed by education facilities across the U.S.
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Green Cleaning: Getting Ready for Winter

Dec. 1, 2016
Don’t hibernate. Prepare your custodial staff for the rigors of winter.
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Green Cleaning: Disinfectant Fool’s Gold

Sept. 1, 2016
Criteria for selecting a suitable disinfectant for schools and universities.
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Green Cleaning: A Green Slate

Aug. 1, 2016
Creating the right expectations for the new school year.
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Green Cleaning: Learning on the Job

June 1, 2016
Use creative methods to train custodians to reduce energy and water consumption.