Articles | Regulatory


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


Revisiting GHS Label Compliance
Del Williams | November 30, 2017


ISSA Petitions OSHA to Extend Deadlines for GHS Compliance
Bill Balek | August 25, 2014

On August 12, 2014, ISSA along with eight other trade associations sent a letter to the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration...read more


What You Need to Know About the FDA Rule on Antibacterial Soap
Bill Balek | February 4, 2014

After more than 20 years in the making, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) sought to bring closure on its rulemaking...read more


Taking Green Cleaning to Schools
Bill Balek | January 26, 2012

Environmental preferability, sustainability, “green,” reducing your environmental footprint … these terms have become part of our everyday lexicon as schools, businesses, households,...read more


Green Trends Not to Be Ignored
Bill Balek | January 26, 2012

Not so many years ago, distributors of commercial cleaning products would only venture to stock a handful of green chemical cleaners, and...read more