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Regulatory
IICRC Seeks Comments on Water Restoration Standard
January 14, 2020

The Institute of Inspection, Cleaning, and Restoration Certification (IICRC) ) has opened public review for the revised draft of its BSR/IICRC S500...read more


Growth & Acquisitions
KBS Purchases Hospitality Staffing Solutions
January 13, 2020

Kellermeyer Bergensons Services (KBS) has acquired Hospitality Staffing Solutions LLC (HSS). The purchase of the Atlanta, Georgia-based HHS expands KBS’s client portfolio and presence...read more


Personnel & Employee Announcements
EarthSafe Adds Area VP
January 13, 2020

EarthSafe Chemical Alternatives has appointed Edmund “E.J.” Richard area vice president for the company’s Eastern region. Richard has nearly two decades of...read more


Financial
Colgate-Palmolive Continues Consistent Dividend Payout
January 13, 2020

Colgate-Palmolive Co. announced a quarterly dividend of US$0.43 per share on the company’s common stock. The dividend―$1.72 annualized with a yield 2.5%―is payable February 14,...read more


Cleaning Industry
GBAC Takes to the Airwaves
January 13, 2020

Patty Olinger, executive director of the Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC), a division of ISSA, will be a guest on the nationally broadcast...read more


Awards & Recognitions
Five ISSA Members Among Franchise Business Review’s Top Brands
January 13, 2020

Five ISSA-member companies were named to Franchise Business Review magazine’s Top 200 Franchises of 2020. In compiling its annual list of the top 200 franchise...read more


Community Involvement
ISSA Advocacy Weekly Recap—Trade Deal Delay
January 10, 2020

Welcome to the ISSA Advocacy Weekly Recap, our regular roundup of the latest public policy issues impacting the cleaning industry. This week’s...read more


Personnel & Employee Announcements
Vectair Adds Two VPs
January 10, 2020

Vectair Systems Inc. recently expanded its executive leadership team with the addition of two new employees.     Mike Tofari has been...read more


Growth & Acquisitions
Ecolab Acquires Livestock Hygiene Solutions Provider
January 10, 2020

Ecolab Inc. has purchased livestock biosecurity and hygiene solutions provider CID Lines. Ecolab’s acquisition of the Ypres, Belgium-based provider of cleaning, disinfectant, and...read more


Growth & Acquisitions
Bunzl Purchases Joshen Paper
January 10, 2020

Bunzl Plc, the parent company of Bunzl Processor Division, has purchased Joshen Paper & Packaging. The purchase of the Cleveland, Ohio-based Joshen...read more