Green Cleaning Award for Schools & Universities http://asumag.com/taxonomy/term/7481/more en GCA Honorable Mention Higher Education (Chemical Reduction): University of Tennessee Knoxville, Tennessee http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-honorable-mention-higher-education-chemical-reduction- <div class="node-body article-body">The Green Cleaning Program at the University of Tennessee began in 2006 when the school became the first university in the nation to be Green Seal Cleaning Certified.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-honorable-mention-higher-education-chemical-reduction-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-honorable-mention-higher-education-chemical-reduction-#comments Green Cleaning Award for Schools & Universities Silver Tue, 01 Dec 2015 17:00:00 +0000 55101 at http://asumag.com GCA Honorable Mention Higher Education (Recycling): University of California, Irvine, Irvine, California http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-honorable-mention-higher-education-recycling-universit <div class="node-body article-body">In March 2012, UC Irvine insourced the custodial services unit under the Facilities Management Department. The unit cleans more than 100 buildings and 5.4 million assigned square feet on a daily basis.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-honorable-mention-higher-education-recycling-universit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-honorable-mention-higher-education-recycling-universit#comments Green Cleaning Award for Schools & Universities Silver Tue, 01 Dec 2015 17:00:00 +0000 55091 at http://asumag.com GCA Honorable Mention Higher Education (Recycling): Texas Tech University, Student Housing, Lubbock, Texas http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-honorable-mention-higher-education-recycling-texas-tec <div class="node-body article-body">Texas Tech’s University Student Housing department works diligently to create a standardized green cleaning procedure for custodial staff members.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-honorable-mention-higher-education-recycling-texas-tec" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-honorable-mention-higher-education-recycling-texas-tec#comments Green Cleaning Award for Schools & Universities Silver Tue, 01 Dec 2015 17:00:00 +0000 55081 at http://asumag.com GCA Honorable Mention Higher Education: Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-honorable-mention-higher-education-northwestern-univer <div class="node-body article-body">Aramark implemented its overall campus Green Cleaning Program in conjunction with the University’s Sustainability Department.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-honorable-mention-higher-education-northwestern-univer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-honorable-mention-higher-education-northwestern-univer#comments Green Cleaning Award for Schools & Universities Silver Tue, 01 Dec 2015 17:00:00 +0000 55061 at http://asumag.com Photo by Angelina Covelli, Operation Manager GCA Honorable Mention Higher Education: Montgomery College, Takoma Park, Maryland http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-honorable-mention-higher-education-montgomery-college- <div class="node-body article-body">Montgomery College custodians receive 24 hours of GS42 cleaning standards training annually.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-honorable-mention-higher-education-montgomery-college-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-honorable-mention-higher-education-montgomery-college-#comments Green Cleaning Award for Schools & Universities Silver Tue, 01 Dec 2015 17:00:00 +0000 55001 at http://asumag.com <p>Evening shift custodial staff at Montgomery College.</p> GCA Honorable Mention K-12/School Districts: Blount County Schools, Maryville, Tennessee http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-honorable-mention-k-12school-districts-blount-county-s <div class="node-body article-body">Blount County Schools’ green cleaning program was initiated in August 2010 in two schools with the assistance of Kelsan Inc. Since then the program has been implemented in the district’s remaining 21 buildings.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-honorable-mention-k-12school-districts-blount-county-s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-honorable-mention-k-12school-districts-blount-county-s#comments Green Cleaning Award for Schools & Universities Silver Tue, 01 Dec 2015 17:00:00 +0000 54971 at http://asumag.com GCA Silver Award Higher Education: North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-silver-award-higher-education-north-carolina-state-uni <div class="node-body article-body">NCSU’s green cleaning efforts began in 2008 after a student reported on current practices of NCSU housekeeping and other universities.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-silver-award-higher-education-north-carolina-state-uni" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-silver-award-higher-education-north-carolina-state-uni#comments Green Cleaning Award for Schools & Universities Silver Tue, 01 Dec 2015 17:00:00 +0000 54961 at http://asumag.com GCA Grand Award Higher Education: Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-grand-award-higher-education-georgia-institute-technol <div class="node-body article-body">Georgia Tech’s Building Services Department has been a pioneer in green cleaning implementation.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-grand-award-higher-education-georgia-institute-technol" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-grand-award-higher-education-georgia-institute-technol#comments Green Cleaning Award for Schools & Universities Silver Tue, 01 Dec 2015 17:00:00 +0000 54951 at http://asumag.com GCA Grand Award K-12/School Districts: Clarke County School District, Athens, Georgia http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-grand-award-k-12school-districts-clarke-county-school- <div class="node-body article-body">The Clarke County School District (CCSD) Plant Services Department began its green cleaning initiative in the fall of 2011 to improve the health and safety of the school facilities in Athens, Ga. The green cleaning program has since been incorporated as daily practice at the district’s 21 schools and four administrative facilities.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-grand-award-k-12school-districts-clarke-county-school-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-grand-award-k-12school-districts-clarke-county-school-#comments Green Cleaning Award for Schools & Universities Silver Tue, 01 Dec 2015 17:00:00 +0000 54941 at http://asumag.com Meet the Jury: 2015 Green Cleaning Award for Schools & Universities http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/meet-jury-2015-green-cleaning-award-schools-universities <div class="node-body article-body">In this awards program, an expert jury of green-cleaning professionals chose nine education institutions whose green cleaning programs went above and beyond just using green products to protect health without harming the environment.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/meet-jury-2015-green-cleaning-award-schools-universities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/meet-jury-2015-green-cleaning-award-schools-universities#comments Green Cleaning Award for Schools & Universities Silver Tue, 01 Dec 2015 17:00:00 +0000 54931 at http://asumag.com