Articles | Cleaning for Health


Beyond Handwashing New!
Dan Ringo | April 19, 2019

Take control over the transmission of microbes in the workplace

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Science Concepts for Effective Cleaning New!
Dr. Michael A. Berry | April 8, 2019

How well do you understand the science behind the cleaning your organization performs?

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Doctors looking at a brain scan on a tablet with Self Cleaning Screen
Self-Cleaning Success Story New!
Graeme Golucki | September 14, 2018

NanoTouch Materials is an ISSA member and develops self-cleaning surfaces. Hear about and learn from their story and growth as a company in this member spotlight.

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Adopt Green Cleaning to Maximize the Benefits of the Green Building Trend
Manuela D’Agata | July 22, 2019

The growing acceptance of global warming, the volume of plastic pollutants in our oceans, and increasing resource scarcity are some of the...read more


The Domination Factor of CIMS
Jeff Cross | May 1, 2019

If you weren’t involved with the cleaning industry, you would have no idea what “CIMS” stands for. CIMS is the acronym for...read more


The Science of Clean
Paul Goldin | April 29, 2019

Each year, we make new discoveries that help advance the cleaning industry. As innovations come to market, our options for cleaning and...read more


Unleashing the Power of Cleaning
John Nothdurft | April 25, 2019

What is the power of cleaning? No, I am not referring to how strong cleaning products are, or the ability of a crew...read more


The Truth About Hand Sanitizer
Isabelle Faivre | January 17, 2019

The war against germs and bacteria is a constant one. While washing with soap and water is the best way to ensure...read more


Choosing the Best Deicer
Nate Clemmer | November 19, 2018

As the variety of deicing and anti-icing materials has increased, facility decision-makers must balance the pluses and minuses of the solutions available....read more


360 Degrees of Cleaning
Joan Weis | October 22, 2018

Welcome to the ISSA Show North America 2018—and Dallas. Wow, what a great city! In the decades since the ISSA Show has...read more


Healthier Air Means Healthier Students
Cristina Cordova and Tracy Washington Enger | October 17, 2018

Children spend the majority of their time in schools, which, on average, are more crowded than many other indoor spaces. In fact,...read more