Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 61.29
Liaison Kalen Pilkington
Submission Date Aug. 31, 2018
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.1

MacEwan University
IN-8: Certified Green Cleaning

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.50 / 0.50 Stephen Luyendyk
Senior Manager Operations
Operations
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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) No
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 No

A brief description of the institution’s certified green cleaning program, including the year adopted and/or certified:

Sustainable custodial services are practiced in all MacEwan University buildings using Green cleaning to safeguard human health while minimizing its impact on the environment. All efforts are made to improve air quality by reducing and eliminating the release of toxins into the environment by using Green Cleaning products. These Green products must be certified by the Environmental Choice Program or approved by Green Seal.

All custodial services are provided to MacEwan by Bee Clean. It is the Bee-Clean is the first CIMS-Green Building certified cleaning company in Canada, that received the CIMS certification with honours in 2017.

https://www.issa.com/certification-standards/cleaning-industry-management-standard-cims/certified-organizations.html


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