Green Cleaning – “Cleaning to protect health without harming the environment.”
Commercial Maintenance Specialist can develop a Green Cleaning Program designed specifically for your facility. Green Cleaning Programs cover many facets of the environmentally-conscious process.
In addition to environmental concerns, The health of our cleaning professionals and building occupants are important issues. The products we use to clean, along with the procedures used, play an important role in a building’s indoor air quality.
The savings that can result from Green Cleaning are significant.
* Better productivity in an office environment adds to the company’s bottom line.
* Energy spending is reduced.
Standard Operating Procedures
Commercial Maintenance Specialist can help you develop building specific procedures. We cover cleaning, equipment, communication, training programs, and record keeping.
Studies have shown that an increase in productivity is linked to Green Cleaning practices.
* The increase can be as high as 5% in offices.
* In school environments, test scores have been noted to improve as much as 25%.
CMS is committed to providing our customers with high performance products that are certified by 3rd party qualifiers, such as Green Seal, DfE, and the Carpet & Rug Institute. Our recommendations follow the guidelines set by Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) and the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).
Training is the most important component of a Green Cleaning program. With the products and procedures in place, personalized training assures success of the green cleaning program. Commercial Maintenance Specialist will assist in the development of your training program that will include cleaning procedures, proper use of equipment, and safety practices.
A couple of typical Green Cleaning FAQs are listed below:
Q: What is Green Cleaning?
A: Green Cleaning simply means cleaning to protect health without harming the environment. A Green Cleaning program goes beyond chemical and equipment choices. It includes policies, procedures, training and shared responsibility efforts that minimize the impact of cleaning materials on the health of building occupants and protect the environment as a whole.
Q: Does Green Cleaning really make a difference?
A: How buildings are cleaned and the products that are used can significantly impact the health and performance of building occupants and cleaning staff. Choices in cleaning products, equipment and procedures also dramatically impact the lifespan of building materials and furnishings while preserving the environment.
Additionally, we have partnered with a select group of janitorial supply houses to make available to you, only those products with Green Seal or Environmental Choice third party certification.
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