|Submission Date||Aug. 23, 2019|
IN-8: Certified Green Cleaning
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Under which of the following is the institution’s green cleaning program certified?:
|Yes or No|
|Green Seal’s Environmental Standard for Commercial Cleaning Services (GS-42)||---|
|The International Sanitary Supply Association’s (ISSA’s) Cleaning Industry Management Standard for Green Buildings (CIMS-GB)||Yes|
|An equivalent third party certification program approved by AASHE||---|
A brief description of the institution’s certified green cleaning program, including the year adopted and/or certified:
BEST Service Pros is the Fleming College contractor for custodial services at Sutherland and Frost Campus, starting in 2019.
Fleming College selected BEST Service Pros through a competitive RFP process and met our criteria through the college's new sustainable procurement guidelines.
BEST Service Pros "GreenClean Program" specifically to meet and exceed the cleaning standards set forth by the CIMS-GB program and remain at the forefront of best practices in our industry.
Their GreenClean Program includes a GreenClean Manual that outlines green cleaning best practices for all employees to follow. We review this program on a yearly basis to ensure that we continue to meet our environmental goals. The core areas of our GreenClean Program are: Procurement Evaluation, Cleaning & Disposable Products, Equipment & Vehicles, Reduce, Reuse & Recycle Programs, Employees & Training and Waste Stream Management.
The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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