When the Wisconsin-based West Allis-West Milwaukee School District first learned about the Healthy Green Schools & Colleges (HGSC) initiative, it was easy to wonder if this was just another idea that sounded good in theory, but would be too costly or take too much time to implement. After some careful research — various emails and utilizing some online resources — it became clear that this approach might be realistic.
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3 Keys to Training, Sustaining and Retaining Workers
There is a strong belief in the Salt Lake City School District (Utah) that when it comes to creating a safe and healthy environment, the most important and sustainable asset is a well-trained, appreciated and valued group of employees.
3 Cost-Effective Ways to Improve School Indoor Air Quality This Winter
As winter temperatures bring higher rates of viruses, including influenza and COVID-19, maintaining good indoor air quality is more important than ever.
Simple Steps to Improve IAQ in Schools
Two years ago it was a struggle to generate public interest in topics such as ventilation and HVAC maintenance. However, the COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted just how much the air people breathe matters, especially in K-12 schools, colleges, and universities.
Green Seal and Healthy Schools Campaign Launch New Program
Green Seal® and Healthy Schools Campaign has officially launched the Healthy Green Schools & Colleges program, which helps school facility professionals identify and implement low- and no-cost measures that can make a big difference in indoor air quality without major capital investments.
Self-Assessment Tool Available for School Facility Professionals
Healthy Green Schools & Colleges recently announced a free self-assessment tool for school and university facility professionals to objectively assess indoor environmental health and sustainability performance.
Top Challenges for School Facility Managers
When faced with a challenge, it’s sometimes best to stop and take a step back to look at the bigger picture.
Diversey, Purell and Spartan Support Green Seal’s New Indoor Air Quality in Schools Campaign
Green Seal and Healthy Schools Campaign (HSC) launched the Healthy Green Schools & Colleges program to help school facility professionals identify and implement low- and no-cost measures that proponents say can make a big difference in indoor air quality without major capital investments.
New Program Offers Schools 3-Step Process to Improve IAQ
New Green Seal and Healthy Schools Campaign program prioritizes low- and no-cost measures to improve indoor air quality and sustainability at schools and universities.
School Shares Benefits of Streamlining Cleaning Processes
There has never been a more challenging time to work in the facilities world.