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Survive The Great Recycling Crisis With These Recycle Tips

October 25, 2019 by  
Filed under Blog, Cleaning Tips and Tricks, Green and Sustainable

Survive The Great Recycling Crisis With These Recycle Tips Have you ever wondered what happens to your recycling after it’s carted away? You may not know it, but there has been a quiet crisis brewing in that iconic blue bin since January 2018. This is when China officially stopped importing foreign recyclables. The reason—too many of these materials proved unrecyclable. This has dramatically disrupted the recycling industry in America, which previously exported 40 percent of the nation’s recyclables Read more [...]

Four Easy Ways To Transform Your Public Restroom Appeal

Four Easy Ways To Transform Your Public Restroom Appeal When judging a facility, the status of the public restroom can speak volumes. The condition of public restrooms run the gamut, from marbled, palatial spaces to harsh, fluorescent-lit stalls. However, you don’t need major renovations to enhance your restroom. With a few accessories and some simple changes in your cleaning routine, you can dramatically upgrade your restroom’s user experience. To inspire your next restroom transformation, Read more [...]

The New Cleaning Technology Transforming Your Office

The New Cleaning Technology Transforming Your Office Innovation isn’t just for Silicon Valley anymore. Faced with growing environmental challenges and expanding development, the cleaning industry has turned to technology for solutions. These new tools and equipments are doing more than just cleaning up everyday grit and grime. They are also targeting major health issues, from indoor air quality to the flu virus. With this in mind, explore the new generation of tech promising cleaner, healthier Read more [...]

5 Tips for Choosing the Best Green Cleaning Service

5 Tips for Choosing the Best Green Cleaning Service As public awareness grows surrounding environmental issues, green cleaning programs are in high demand for facilities. However, not all green cleaning companies are made equal. Beware of providers who “greenwash” their services—those that use eco-friendly buzzwords, but fail to adhere to industry-recognized practices. When choosing a service, these are the top features to look for in an authentic green-cleaning provider. Affordability: Providers Read more [...]

How to Enjoy a Non-Toxic, Allergy-Free Summer Vacation

How to Enjoy a Non-Toxic, Allergy-Free Summer Vacation The summer vacation season is officially here, but your travel plans may have been clouded by recent viral reports of unexplained illnesses by tourists. These stories serve as an important reminder regarding potential toxin exposure for vacationers, regardless of where you travel. While locals can build a tolerance, newcomers can prove more sensitive to everyday environmental agents, from the pollen of indiginous plants, to chemicals in cleaners Read more [...]

Get Your Facility Ready For Hurricane Season 2019

May 22, 2019 by  
Filed under Blog, Commercial Cleaning Industry

Getting Ready For Hurricane Season 2019 The official hurricane season begins June 1, but storms have already begun with the recent appearance of Andrea, the first named storm of 2019. Forecasters predict an above-normal season with five to seven potential hurricanes. Even more reason to get your facility ready this season with our pre-storm safety plan, including cleaning tips, storage recommendations and emergency resources. Assess for Risk: Before establishing a holistic hurricane plan, first Read more [...]

Our Green Guide To Troubleshooting Your Carpet Stains

Troubleshooting Your Carpet Stains No matter how much you vacuum, a carpet will never feel clean when it has a stain. Regular carpet maintenance and immediate spot cleaning is crucial for keeping those testy stains at bay. But how you approach a stain makes all the difference for successful removal. So start your carpet treatments on good footing with these tried-and-true solutions. Identify whether it’s a spot or a stain Yes, there is a difference. A spot simply indicates an additional substance, Read more [...]

Solve That Mysterious Smell Once And For All

Solve That Mysterious Smell Once And For All The office may seem clean, but the space will never feel clean if you’re plagued by unpleasant smells. However, the source of these bad scents may not be clear at first sniff. So we’ve tracked down the most overlooked suspects for these mysterious odors, so your workspace can both look and smell refreshed. Trash Cans: Yes, when it comes to noxious smells, trash cans prove the obvious culprit. However, bad odors may still linger on even Read more [...]

The Best Indoor Plants To Clear The Air In The Office

February 26, 2019 by  
Filed under Blog, Environmental Quality, Green and Sustainable

The Best Indoor Plants To Clear The Air In The Office The average American spends over 90 percent of their time inside, according to a recent EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) report. This means we're breathing in more indoor air than ever, which can contain two to five times higher rates of pollutants. In our hermetically-sealed office, plants are an easy and effective way to improve indoor quality. Indoor plants can effectively boost oxygen levels and reducing toxins in the air. To add some Read more [...]

Why The Future of Recycling May Be In Space

January 9, 2019 by  
Filed under Blog, Commercial Cleaning Industry

Why the Future of Recycling May Be In Space Managing today's plastic waste has become  a environmental challenges. Plastic is not degradable and is complicated to recycle. But a more streamlined solution may already be available—in space, that is. All thanks to NASA’s latest gadget—the Refabricator. About the size of a dorm room refrigerator, the Refabricator is the first machine to combine recycling and 3D printing into one device. The new tech can transform and reuse Read more [...]

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