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How To Get Rid Of Single-Use Plastics Once And For All

How To Get Rid Of Single-Use Plastics Once And For All Thanks to its endless adaptability, plastic has found its way into every facet of our lives, from the miraculous stents used in heart surgery, to the radiation-protecting helmets of astronauts. However, it’s our excessive use of everyday plastic that’s causing trouble for the environment. One notable culprit? Our dependence on single-use plastics: the ever-present plastic straws, utensils, cups, and packaging. The average Read more [...]

Do you have Sick Building Syndrome? 4 Simple Ways To Tell.

Do you have Sick Building Syndrome?
Learn the symptoms, and find ways to improve your building's environmental health. 

Persistent headaches, mysterious rashes, and constant allergy-like symptoms–these are common experiences for those suffering from Sick Building Syndrome. Often caused by poor indoor air quality, this may lead to chronic conditions among occupants, reducing work productivity and adversely affecting their health in the long run. The Consumer Product Safety Commission estimates Read more [...]

Keeping Cool and Clean for the Summer

Cool and Clean for the Summer
From high temperatures to intense rain (sometimes on the same day), summer in South Florida can put extreme pressures on your facility. To maintain a clean and productive work environment, get your facility ready for the season with our handy cleaning and maintenance guide.

Cool Clean: 
The summer heat can put a strain on your air conditioning system to maintain the cool air indoors. Make sure your system is operating efficiently with a good cleaning. An air conditioning Read more [...]

Up Your Game For Earth Day

April 16, 2018 by  
Filed under Blog, Environmental Quality, Green and Sustainable


Up Your Game For Earth Day
 

South Florida will celebrate Earth Day this Sunday, April 22nd, with a slew of preceding, weeklong activities. Don’t make this special week be just another day at the office. Instead, inspire engagement among your team and meet your facility’s sustainability goals, with these Earth Day team-building ideas.
Get Outdoors:
There’s nothing like being in the great outdoors to appreciate the value of conservation efforts. Consider organizing a company-wide Read more [...]

Spring into Green Cleaning

March 22, 2018 by  
Filed under Blog, Green and Sustainable

Spring into Green Cleaning
Spring has sprung, and there’s no better time to explore ways to revamp your facility with a cleaner, greener outlook. There is no need, however, for a dramatic overhaul. Creating a safer and more efficient space takes less effort than you think, with some product swaps and a targeted cleaning plan.

Deep Dive
Though regular cleaning is important for successful maintenance, now is a good time for a thorough scrubbing. Opt now for an anti-mildew carpet extraction and Read more [...]

Science digs deep for better cleaning solutions

January 21, 2018 by  
Filed under Blog, Commercial Cleaning Industry, Green and Sustainable

Science digs deep for better cleaning solutions
Technology remains a major ally in the search for healthier and greener cleaning methods. Check out our rundown of the latest and most exciting applications.

Scrubbing DNA 
You can find the newest DNA editing technology  in an unexpected place – cleaning wipes. These wipes feature hydrogen peroxide, made by genetically-modified enzymes. Though a greener alternative to bleach, conventional hydrogen peroxide still derives from petroleum, in Read more [...]

A Safer (Greener) Holiday Kitchen

A Safer (Greener) Holiday Kitchen
The office kitchen can be a festive space this time of year, as a space to share food and prepare for staff celebrations. However, this party spirit may create a greater demand on your green cleaning program. Prepare for the holiday season with your cleaning providers with these safety and eco-conscious tips below.

Safer Surfaces
Common commercial chemicals used to clean surfaces can be dangerous when used around food. From a safety standpoint, using greener Read more [...]

Going Green in Style

November 13, 2017 by  
Filed under Blog, Green and Sustainable

Going Green in Style
Best materials for a cleaner, eco-friendly facility
Craving a “green” makeover? Creating a more eco-friendly, clean facility may not require a complete overhaul. Today’s market is full of non-toxic and sustainable materials that can greatly improve maintenance with some simple swaps. Consider our cheat sheet below for your own sustainable transformation.

Fresh Coat:
Choosing the right paint goes far beyond finding the perfect shade for that statement wall. Many paint Read more [...]

Sustainability by the Numbers

August 24, 2017 by  
Filed under Blog, Green and Sustainable

Sustainability by the Numbers
New survey outlines trends in green cleaning initiatives

Sustainability programs are making major strides in the cleaning industry, according to the new tenth annual Clean Link Reader Survey. The report questioned custodial executives in diverse fields, including healthcare, commerce, hospitality, government and education. Results show a surprising influx in green practices, and a changing attitude towards sustainability. Explore the full breakdown below, and how Read more [...]

Design a Sustainable Summer

May 21, 2017 by  
Filed under Blog, Environmental Quality, Green and Sustainable

Design a Sustainable Summer
Stylish ways to beat the heat at the office

The summer season means higher temperatures, and renewed efforts to reduce your facility’s consumption. Yes, you can do the usual – unplug idle equipment, install LED bulbs, and monitor your water usage. Making an eco-friendly office this summer is also a great opportunity to create a more imaginative – and beautiful – space. For some inspired sustainable ideas, check out these tips below.

In the Shade
Thanks Read more [...]

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