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ISSA Members Included in Newsweek’s Greenest Companies List
June 9, 2014 — Seven ISSA-member companies have ranked among Newsweek magazine’s 2014 World's Greenest Companies. The magazine’s annual index, developed in cooperation with media research firm... (rest of article)

Sealed Air Diversey Care Details Greenhouse Gas Reduction Efforts
June 6, 2014 — Sealed Air Diversey Care announced that is has fulfilled its commitment with the World Wildlife Fund’s Climate Savers program to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. In 2009, Diversey Care... (rest of article)

CDC Report: Restaurants Most Common Source of Norovirus
June 5, 2014 — Nearly two-thirds of all norovirus outbreaks in the United States originated from restaurants, according to a U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report. The study analyzed 1,008... (rest of article)

Plea Deal Reached in 2010 Salmonella Outbreak Case
June 3, 2014 — Quality Egg, LLC will pay more than US$6.8 million in fines as part of a plea agreement with federal prosecutors over a 2010 salmonella outbreak. Eggs linked to the Iowa-based company sickened... (rest of article)

New ISSA Infographic Illustrates Importance of Cleaning in Schools
May 29, 2014 — ISSA’s new infographic, “How Dirty Is Your Child's School?,” highlights the importance of effective cleaning in educational facilities. This colorful infographic combines... (rest of article)

Salmonella Cases Linked to Poultry Producer Continue to Mount
May 28, 2014 — The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has linked 50 additional cases of salmonella to a California poultry producer Foster Farms. Last October, health officials confirmed a... (rest of article)

3M Releases Sustainability Report
May 28, 2014 — 3M has issued its 2014 sustainability report. The report details 3M’s sustainability achievements, including its water conservation plans and efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. In... (rest of article)

SC Johnson Forms Executive Sustainability Leadership Program
May 23, 2014 — SC Johnson, parent company of SC Johnson Professional, has partnered with the Ingersoll Rand Foundation and the World Environment Center to launch a sustainability training program for executives.... (rest of article)

Report: E.Coli, MRSA Can Linger on Airplane Surfaces for Days
May 21, 2014 — E. Coli and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) bacteria can survive in airplane-like conditions for up to seven days, according to a study by Auburn University Center for Detection... (rest of article)

Minnesota Bans Triclosan in Consumer Products
May 20, 2014 — Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton has signed legislation banning the use of triclosan in retail consumer hygiene products sold in that state. Triclosan is an antimicrobial ingredient commonly found... (rest of article)

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