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ISS renews Nordic Swan Ecolabel certification

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ISS Sweden has become one of the first companies in the country to renew the Nordic Swan Ecolabel certification by Ecolabelling Sweden in accordance with new, tougher requirements for eco-labeled cleaning services. ISS Sweden has been Nordic Swan Ecolabel certified since 2014, which ...

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Working sustainably – good for society, good for you

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As Bob Dylan sang in the 1960s, the times they are a changin’. Sustainability and sustainable investment have grown in recent years in response to societal and environmental needs as well as pressure from the public and consumers. From paying ...

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How to shine at waste management

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From boardrooms to washrooms, kitchens to conference facilities – the challenges in managing correct waste disposal across so many different and varied locations can create a real headache for cleaning companies Staying on top of the latest legislation is essential ...

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Personal care and cleaning products facing microbead ban

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The Government has announced plans to ban the tiny pieces of plastic, commonly known as microbeads as part of its action to tackle microplastics which end up in the oceans every year, causing damage to both the environment and marine life. Found ...

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Environmental sustainability and the search for ‘green credentials’

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Environmental sustainability is a key issue across a number of sectors, not least in the area of facilities management and contract cleaning. Businesses across the supply chain are demanding to see evidence of ‘green credentials’ from all their suppliers, pushing ...

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Mean to be Green

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So-called ‘green cleaning’ may be the right thing to do, but hard-pressed facilities managers need to square that virtuous circle with tight cleaning budgets and the expectations of their client and customers. Carl Robinson, marketing manager of cleaning and FM ...

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