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Steelo Achieves CIMS-GB Certification
July 2, 2019

Steelo LLC has successfully completed certification to the ISSA Cleaning Industry Management Standard (CIMS) and CIMS-Green Building (CIMS-GB). Compliance with the standard shows that a...read more


New York Bill Effectively Bans Dioxane In Cleaning Products
June 27, 2019

The New York legislature passed S. 4389B just before its session came to a close last week. The bill would effectively ban...read more


SC Johnson Expands Concentrated Refill Program to UK
June 26, 2019

SC Johnson, parent company of SC Johnson Professional, announced it will expand its concentrated refill program to the United Kingdom. Concentrated refills of...read more


ABM to Help Pennsylvania County Cut Energy Costs
June 19, 2019

ABM has secured a contract with Warren County, Penn., to implement energy and facility improvement projects in several county buildings. The contract calls for...read more


Dow Issues Sustainability Report
June 17, 2019

Dow Chemical Co. has published its 2018 sustainability report. The report details Dow’s progress in achieving its sustainability goals by 2025, which were originally...read more


CRI Extends Voluntary Product Stewardship Program
June 11, 2019

The Carpet and Rug Institute (CRI), Inc. has extended its Voluntary Product Stewardship (VPS) program for post-consumer carpet through 2020. Established in 2014,...read more


Essity Announces New Sustainability Targets
June 6, 2019

Essity recently announced additional sustainability targets as part of the company’s commitment to reduce its environmental footprint 33% by 2030.  The new...read more


England Moves to Ban Plastic Straws
May 24, 2019

U.K. Environment Secretary Michael Gove announced the country will ban the use of plastic straws, effective April 2020. The ban will also...read more