Articles | Regulatory


New York Delay’s Ingredient Disclosure Program Again New!
John Nothdurft | June 20, 2019

Update on the latest changes to the state’s enforcement initiative.

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Advocating for Advocacy New!
Mikel Gabrielson | May 28, 2019

A short overview of ISSA’s revitalized Advocacy program and how it can help your business.

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

The latest from ISSA’s Government Affairs Department 

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Tariff Talk
Michael Wilson | January 2, 2019

Tariffs are taxes or import duties imposed on items imported from one country to another. Typically, they are applied in situations where...read more


The Lighter Side of OSHA
Jason Bader | September 12, 2018

When distributors hear mention of the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), they instantly conjure up images of...read more


Working With Labor Wage Increases
Nicole Bowman | September 5, 2018

Current and expected legislation at the federal, state, and municipal levels could mean higher pay for employees, including an increased minimum wage...read more


What Facility Professionals Should Know About Safety Signs
Dennis Knapp | August 2, 2018

We don’t give them much thought, but there is a lot more to safety signs than many jansan professionals may know. For...read more


Changes in Cleaning Chemicals Regulations in Europe
Laura Mahecha | May 21, 2018

Several European Union (EU) regulations are impacting the market for janitorial cleaning products, most prominently: Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals...read more


All Signs Point to Safety
Vicky Adams | May 17, 2018

The professional cleaning industry talks safety, but we don’t always walk safety—especially when it comes to the proper use of safety signs....read more


Myths and Realities About VOCs
Jennifer Meek | April 16, 2018

As an employee of a manufacturer of green cleaning products―many of which contain significantly reduced amounts of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) ―it...read more


Full Disclosure: Are You Compliant?
Bill Balek | February 23, 2018

Consumer demand for transparency in both the household and institutional markets continues to grow across the United States, and most recently manifested...read more