Articles | Cleaning Best Practices

Queen’s University Teams With CIMS for Clean, Healthy Facilities New!
Jeff Cross | September 20, 2023

Learn how ISSA helped the university consistently maintain clean and healthy facilities. 

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How a $20,000 Mistake Led to an Industry Certification New!
Bruce Vance | September 1, 2023

Why read this? So you never make these mistakes yourself!

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How IEHA Helped Transform a VA Hospital New!
ISSA Staff | August 30, 2023

Making a difference for vets.

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Are We Mopping Hygienically?
Michael Diamond | August 28, 2023

In a recent GBAC-TIPS peer-reviewed article, Do All Manual Floor Mopping Methods Give the Same Hygiene Outcomes?, the authors set out more

The Importance of Cleaning and Hygiene on Indoor Air Quality
Patricia Olinger | August 25, 2023

I recently was asked how cleaning affects indoor air quality (IAQ). My initial response was one of surprise. Of course! Isn’t more

Making an Educated Commitment to Sustainability
Kathleen Misovic | July 7, 2023

“I never want a student to have to study to find a way to undo what we did to their planet.” more

Embracing Disruption
Jon Hill | July 5, 2023

Whether provided by contractors or in-house, facilities management and cleaning services are industries ripe for disruption. Despite the availability of technology, more

Germs in Buildings
Dr. Gavin Macgregor-Skinner | June 30, 2023

Workforce development must be more than watching a video or sitting in a classroom. ISSA is working with our members, along more

Go Green When You Clean
Mark Kirchgasser | June 13, 2023

A new season is almost here, which means it’s time to refresh your facility’s cleaning program. Finding new ways to implement more

Chlorine: Debunking the Myths of a Misunderstood Element
Tyler Williams | May 25, 2023

Chlorine often gets a bad reputation, especially in the cleaning industry. It’s often stigmatized for toxic and corrosive qualities, a pungent more

Training Made Easy for Your Residential Cleaning Team
Erin L. Lasch, CAE | April 27, 2023

The Association of Residential Cleaning Services International (ARCSI), a Division of ISSA, is proudly launching a new step-by-step online training system more