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All Purpose Solution, The
Type: Article/Report
Summary: This is a "show me the money" wake up summary of cleaning and educational productivity in schools.
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Educational Performance, Environmental Management and Cleaning Effectiveness in School Environments
Type: Article/Report - List
Summary: A growing body of scientific evidence shows that the cleaning process affects learning and productivity in schools. This study addresses educational performance measures and definitions as well as guidelines for effective cleaning.
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Green Cleaning Pollution Prevention Calculator
Summary: The Green Cleaning Pollution Prevention Calculator quantifies the projected environmental benefits of purchasing and using "green" janitorial services and products. It is designed to forecast the environmental benefits of reducing chemical use by doing some or...
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Green Cleaning: How to Select and Use Safe Janitorial Chemicals
Type: Article/Report - Checklist
Summary: This 14-page pdf provides a guideline for selecting and using janitoral supplies. Included are tables on risks associated with common cleaners (all-purpose, metal, restroom and toilet, and glass cleaners), information on locating preferable products and using...
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Green Seal
Type: Web site
Summary: "Green Seal is an independent, non-profit organization that strives to achieve a healthier and cleaner environment by identifying and promoting products and services that cause less toxic pollution and waste, conserve resources and habitats, and minimize globa...
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Household Chemicals and Alternatives
Type: Classroom Materials - List - Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)
Summary: This list provides information on alternatives to household chemicals and cleaning recommendations as well as links to appropriate material safety data sheets and books, printed curricula and learning standards.
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Quick & Easy Guide to Green Cleaning in Schools, The
Type: Manual/Handbook
Summary: The five steps include switching to green cleaning products, introducing green equipment and supplies, adopting green cleaning procedures, using green paper and plastic products, and sharing the responsibility. Instruction for implementation and guidance for...
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Schools and Cleaning Products
Type: Fact sheet
Summary: A fact sheet with suggestions for cleaning products, alternatives and efforts that can be provided by students and by schools to help decrease the amount of cleaning chemicals within the schools.
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True Green@ Work
Type: BiblioResources (Books) - Case Study
Summary: Author: Kim McKay and Jenny Bonnin, pages: 144, ISBN 9780733321887 Whether you work in an office, shop or factory, run your own business or manage a corporation ... taking care of the environment is easier than you think. See also: http://www.epinions.com/con...
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