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CRI Releases Updated Carpet Sustainability Assessment
September 4, 2019

The Carpet and Rug Institute (CRI) Inc. has released an updated edition of NSF/ANSI 140 Sustainability Assessment for Carpet. Originally published in 2005,...read more


ISSA Advocacy Weekly Recap—August 30, 2019
August 30, 2019

Welcome to the ISSA Advocacy Weekly Recap! This is ISSA’s regular roundup of the latest public policy-related issues impacting the cleaning industry....read more


Dow Partners With Plastics Recycling Firm
August 30, 2019

Dow Chemical Co. has entered into a strategic partnership with the Fuenix Ecogy Group. The agreement calls for the Dutch plastics recycling technology...read more


New York Ingredient Disclosure Rule Invalidated By Courts
August 29, 2019

On August 27, the New York State Supreme Court invalidated New York’s Ingredient Disclosure Program for not following proper rulemaking procedures. Compliance...read more


ISS Recognized for Reducing Carbon Emissions
August 29, 2019

ISS has achieved a gold rating from the Masternaut Fleet CO2 Certification Programme. The United Kingdom-based initiative helps companies reduce their fuel use and...read more


Crothall Achieves CIMS Certification for 10th Consecutive Year
August 27, 2019

Crothall Healthcare has successfully completed recertification to the ISSA Cleaning Industry Management Standard (CIMS) and CIMS-Green Building (CIMS-GB). CIMS and CIMS-GB certification help to set...read more


ISSA Advocacy Weekly Recap—August 23, 2019
August 23, 2019

Welcome to the ISSA Advocacy Weekly Recap! This is ISSA’s regular roundup of the latest public-policy related issues impacting the cleaning industry....read more


Ashkin Group Seeks Input on Latest LEED Standard
August 23, 2019

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) is currently seeking feedback regarding the next version (V4.1) of the Leadership in Energy and Environmental...read more