ISSA News feed for the Cleaning Industry
New York's Ingredient Disclosure Program Compliance Delayed
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 10:00:00 CST
On January 9, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation announced it has delayed the deadline for manufacturers to comply with the "Household Cleansing Product Information... Read more
Spartan Honored by Johnston
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 09:30:00 CST
Spartan Honored by JohnstonSpartan Chemical Co. has been named the recipient of Johnston Food Service and Cleaning Solutions’ 2018 Service Excellence Vendor of the Year Award. Spartan was recognized for its fill... Read more
Weekly Product Showcase January 18, 2019
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 09:00:00 CST
Weekly Product Showcase January 18, 2019Stay up to date on the industry's newest products and services from these ISSA members. Proper Proportions Tolco Corp.’s Pro-Blend dispensers for quart and gallon bottles allows users to... Read more
ProTeam Recognizes Top Sales Reps
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 13:30:00 CST
ProTeam Recognizes Top Sales RepsProTeam, Inc. has announced the winners of its annual sales representative awards. Mike Kuhlman of The Osborne Group, Inc. earned the Mark Reimers Sales Representative of the Year Award. This... Read more
Dow Joins Alliance to End Plastic Waste
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 13:00:00 CST
Dow Joins Alliance to End Plastic WasteDow Chemical Co. has been named a founding member of the Alliance to End Plastic Waste (AEPW). Comprised of approximately 30 companies, AEPW members have contributed a combined total of US$1... Read more
Ecolab Finalizes Purchase of Bioquell
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 12:30:00 CST
Ecolab Finalizes Purchase of BioquellEcolab, Inc. has completed its purchase of Bioquell Plc, a provider of hydrogen peroxide vaper bio-decontamination systems and services for the life sciences and health care industries. The US$178... Read more
ISS Awarded Contract With British Health Care Provider
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 12:00:00 CST
ISS Awarded Contract With British Health Care ProviderISS has been awarded a US$51.4 million contract with Oxleas NHS Foundation Trust. The five-year deal calls for ISS to provide cleaning, catering, and security services to the London, England-based... Read more
Principle Cleaning Celebrates 30th Anniversary
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 16:30:00 CST
Principle Cleaning Services Ltd.  recently marked its 30th year of business. The independent family-owned business was founded in January 1989 by Douglas Cooke, who currently serves as... Read more
Mitie Lands Contract Extension With London Airport
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 16:00:00 CST
Mitie Lands Contract Extension With London AirportMitie Group Plc has been awarded a five-year extension on its facilities management contract with Gatwick Airport in London, England. The US$21.8 million extension calls for... Read more
Hillyard Honored for Training and Development
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 15:30:00 CST
Hillyard Honored for Training and DevelopmentHillyard, Inc. was honored in a recent issue of Elearning! Magazine. Hillyard’s training and development department was ranked in the private sector’s top 50 for the... Read more
Top Cities for Bed Bug Treatments Revealed
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 15:06:00 CST
For the third consecutive year, exterminating service Orkin has listed Baltimore, MD, as the U.S. city that has treated the most bedbugs. The list is based on data from areas where Orkin... Read more
ABM Awarded Contract With Georgia School District
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 15:20:00 CST
ABM Awarded Contract With Georgia School DistrictABM has secured a custodial services contract with Cherokee County School District (CCSD) in Cherokee County, GA. Part of the northern suburbs of Atlanta, GA, CSCD is the ninth largest school... Read more
SBM Management Achieves CIMS-GB Certification With Honors
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 14:50:00 CST
SBM Management Achieves CIMS-GB Certification With HonorsSBM Management, LP has successfully completed certification to the ISSA Cleaning Industry Management Standard (CIMS) and CIMS-Green Building (CIMS-GB) criteria with Honors. To... Read more
Prestige Maintenance Joins NSA
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 12:00:00 CST
Prestige Maintenance USA is the newest member of National Service Alliance (NSA). NSA is a group-purchasing organization serving building service contractors and facility managers. As an... Read more
Del Sol to Clean Up Washington City
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 15:00:00 CST
Del Sol, Inc. has secured a US$7.5 million contract with the city of Vancouver, WA. The five-year contract calls for Del Sol to provide cleaning and janitorial services to 22 city government... Read more
Sodexo Lands Deal With Helicopter Manufacturer
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 14:30:00 CST
Sodexo Lands Deal With Helicopter ManufacturerSodexo has been awarded a US$52 million integrated facilities management contract with helicopter designer and manufacturer Leonardo Helicopters. The new seven-year deal calls for Sodexo... Read more
BRAVO! Contract to Clean Cancer Center
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 14:00:00 CST
BRAVO! Contract to Clean Cancer CenterBRAVO! Group Services has been awarded a facilities services contract with Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC). Founded in 1884, the New York, NY-based treatment and research institute... Read more
Three Office Products Buying Groups to Merge
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 13:35:00 CST
Representatives from three office product buying groups have signed a letter of intent to merge into one entity. A steering committee made up of representatives from TriMega Purchasing Association,... Read more
IFMA Expands in Europe
Fri, 11 Jan 2019 15:30:00 CST
IFMA Expands in EuropeThe global board of directors for the International Facility Management Association (IFMA) has approved petitions to form two new chapters in Europe. IFMA has added chapters in France and Croatia,... Read more
SKB Extends Deal With County in Georgia
Fri, 11 Jan 2019 15:00:00 CST
SKB Facilities & Maintenance has secured a one-year extension on its facilities management contract with Catoosa County, GA. The US$153,000 deal calls for SKB to provide janitorial services to... Read more