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Removing Gray Areas
John M. Poole Jr. | August 14, 2020

How does an environmental services (EVS) technician approach his or her responsibilities in thwarting the spread of pathogens? Is infection control a...read more


Caring for Communities Through Cleaning
Debbie McAdams | August 12, 2020

Since 2006, Cleaning for a Reason has supported cancer patients across the United States and Canada through free home cleanings from its...read more


Contract Manufacturing
Robert Kravitz | August 10, 2020

Many of us may not know that some of the products used in the professional cleaning industry are not necessarily manufactured by...read more


Nyco Products Company
ISSA Staff | August 7, 2020

The event of the century—the COVID-19 pandemic—has changed the cleaning industry forever. The importance of cleaning, disinfecting, and handwashing has been heightened...read more


Smart Technology
Jeff Cross | August 5, 2020

When you walk the trade show floor at ISSA Show North America, you can’t help but feel mesmerized by the array of...read more


Benchmarking for Sustainability
Mike Boxall | August 3, 2020

Businesses today are under enormous pressure to be environmentally aware, socially conscious, and respond accordingly to new sustainability regulations. This can relate...read more


Biofilms & Surfaces
Dr. Greg S. Whiteley | July 31, 2020

The term “biofilm,” with specific respect to microbiological applications, was coined by the late Professor J. William (Bill) Costerton, of the University...read more


The Devastating Impact of Infectious Disease Outbreaks
Dr. Gavin Macgregor-Skinner | July 29, 2020

As an epidemiologist or “disease detective,” a question I am frequently asked regarding SARS-CoV-2 (the virus that causes COVID-19 disease) is: “How...read more