EcoLogo is a third-party ecolabelling program and one of only two such standards in North America approved by the Global Ecolabelling Network, an international association of ecolabelling programs, as meeting the ISO 14024 environmental labelling standard. Like the U.S. government’s Energy Star Program, EcoLogo was originally founded by the Canadian government and is now widely used across North America.
The Cleaning Industry Management Standard (CIMS)
The ISSA Cleaning Industry Management Standard (CIMS) sets forth a management framework designed to assist building service contractors and in-house cleaning service providers develop quality, customer-centered organizations and is based on universally-accepted principles that have proved to be the hallmarks of well-managed, successful cleaning operations.
Topics: green, cims, waxie, green partner support, LEED, Green Seal, Scientific Certification Systems, recycling, green cleaning, workplace wellness, cleaning, environmentally preferred purchasing, Executive Order 13101, Executive Order 13423, environment, green cleaning products, sustainable environment, ISSA, EcoLogo
One of the biggest trends in the cleaning industry over the last several years has been the move toward selecting green cleaning products, and using them in a way that reduces impact on human health and the environment.
Topics: cleaning equipment, hand hygiene, carpet, human health, general purpose cleaning chemicals, sanitary paper products, trash liners, Green Seal, Scientific Certification Systems, hard floor care products, green cleaning products, sustainable environment, sustainable cleaning, EcoLogo