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Speaking on a British national television show, Prince Charles recently told viewers that he is progressively more concerned that his future grandchild, due this summer, will be born into an “increasingly dysfunctional world” because of environmental degradation and climate change, and will wonder why his generation and his parents’ generation did not do more to tackle these issues.
Green cleaning is a key factor in facility care programs today.
There have been a number of surprising studies throughout the years regarding the amount of germs and bacteria that can be found on office desks, cell phones, and the sponges we use to wipe down counters and wash dishes.
I have been asked to introduce this article because it is about a topic I am familiar with — water and, more specifically, conserving water in cleaning.
To achieve facility sustainability, it’s important to start at the source. Significant maintenance resources are dedicated to cleaning and removing dirt throughout a facility.
For nearly 20 years, The Ashkin Group has been the leading advocate for Green Cleaning in the professional cleaning industry. Now we are taking this to the next step, helping the industry—manufacturers, distributors, and cleaning professionals-become sustainable.
In The Integrative Design Guide to Green Building: Redefining the Practice of Sustainability, 7group's principals and integrative design pioneer Bill Reed introduce design and construction professionals to the concepts of whole building design and whole systems.
EDC's Green Product Buzz Guides bring you the latest in green building products and services from companies exhibiting at trade shows, including Greenbuild, the AIA Expo, Coverings, Surfaces and more.
Welcome to EDC's crossword puzzle. This puzzle was created specifically for the green building industry by Myles Mellor; all the clues and answers relate to industry terms. Click to view the interactive version of the puzzle that appeared in print. Or if you prefer, you'll find a PDF link to this month's puzzle and solution.