Green Cleaning

Everything maintenance related, from daytime cleaning to how best keep dirt from entering your facility, is featured here.

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Is Your Next Cleaning Chemical Water?

The next evolution of green cleaning tools might be good ol’ H20.
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Simple Ways to Improve Indoor Air Quality

Help improve the air quality of your building without breaking the bank.
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Electrolyzed Water: The Great, Green Clean

The safety benefits of electrolyzed water make it an ideal cleaning and sanitizing system for use in high-risk contexts such as hospitals, healthcare facilities, food processing environments and more.


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The Future of Green Cleaning Is…People

A big step in the advancement of green cleaning is maintaining a culture that understands and perpetuates its importance.
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Sustainability, Meet Green Cleaning

Taking even the smallest steps and being mindful of the details can result in major cost savings in green cleaning.
Green cleaning has come a long way and is now evolving into sustainable cleaning.
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EPA Expands List of Safer Chemical Ingredients

The Safer Chemical Ingredients List now contains 602 chemicals.
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Growing Popularity of Green Cleaning Products

Why bio-based cleaning products are attracting positive attention from the government to the home.
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AEC/O+M

Are We Leaving a Poisoned Chalice?

Our lack of environmental action today could have serious impacts on the future generations of the planet.

 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. 


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Green Buildings Mean Green Cleaning

Help enhance facility care with sustainable floor cleaning equipment and practices.

 Green cleaning is a key factor in facility care programs today.  


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Carpets, Health and IAQ

Having an effective carpet cleaning program is the first step in maintaining indoor air quality.

 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.  


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Metl-Span panels have contributed to energy-efficient projects including 502 Rigsbee, Ballard Blocks, Haughton Middle School, and Pacific Plaza.

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NCI Group's Candy McNamee, LEED Green Associate, explains how dematerialization can greatly affect the building industry over time, how AEC professionals will be challenged to incorporate the practice into their work and what the benefits are.

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2014 November

Learn about the California drought, how North Carolina retailers are going green, and more.
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Sustainable Healthcare Architecture, 2nd Edition

The essential guide for architects, interior designers, engineers, healthcare professionals, and administrators who want to create healthy environments for healing.

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Green Product Buzz Guide

Green Product Buzz GuideEDC'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.

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