ISSA

Resource pages for "ISSA"-related posts for facility managers (FMs), building operations professionals and decision-makers in all industry sectors.


cleaning

What Cleanliness Concerns Do Americans Have This Fall?

An infectious disease expert discusses America’s views on cleanliness and what FMs can do to help stop the spread of infectious diseases.
cleaning tax credit

ISSA Receives OSHA Grant For Workplace Safety and Health Training

The cleaning industry trade association was awarded a grant for workplace safety and health training on infectious diseases.
cleaning

ISSA Elects New 2023 Board Members

The 2023 ISSA Board of Directors will take office for the worldwide cleaning industry association in October 2022.

The Benefits Of Switching To Green Cleaning

More cleaning companies are focused on creating safer, environmentally-friendly solutions that are more efficient for facility managers.
cleaning

GBAC Offers Advice On Cleaning and Disinfecting For Monkeypox

Now declared a public health emergency, the cleaning industry aims to prevent Monkeypox from spreading through contaminated surfaces.
Indoor Air Quality

GBAC, Allergy Standards Limited Partners To Create New Program

The program offers tools to help building management professionals improve indoor air quality for tenants and guests.
Cleaning Industry Management Standard (CIMS) certification

23 Companies Earn ISSA CIMS Certification

Organizations that earn Cleaning Industry Management Standard (CIMS) certification from ISSA, the worldwide cleaning industry association, are dedicated to a higher standard of cleaning service.
Dr. Deborah Birx

Dr. Deborah Birx Will Keynote Inaugural GBAC Symposium

Dr. Deborah Birx will be the keynote speaker at the GBAC Symposium on Air Considerations, to be held August 16-17 in Chicago.
Cintas School Custodian 2022

Honoring School Custodians: It’s Time To Cast Your Vote!

Cintas has revealed the 10 finalists in its nationwide 2022 Custodian of the Year contest. Read their stories and vote for your favorite by April 15.
indoor air quality

GBAC Paper Examines Air Quality In Non-Healthcare Settings

Global Biorisk Advisory Council™ (GBAC), paper, which addresses strategies for improving indoor air quality, has completed peer-review and been accepted for publication.
School Custodian

Is Your School Custodian At The Head Of The Class?

As Cintas kicks off its ninth annual Custodian of the Year Contest, now is the time to nominate your school's hardworking custodian.
Metropolitan Transportation Authority New York

New York MTA Achieves GBAC STAR Facility Accreditation

Metropolitan Transportation Authority of New York has a new map for cleanliness and infection prevention with accreditation from the Global Biorisk Advisory Council.
College Football Playoff National Championship

GBAC STAR Accredited Stadium To Host College Football Championship

Tonight's 2022 College Football Playoff National Championship will take place at Indianapolis’ Lucas Oil Stadium, a GBAC STAR accredited facility.
Awards

Voting Open for 12th Annual ISSA Show Innovation Awards

The ISSA Show Innovation Awards is open for voting through November 12, 2021. The program includes four Industry Choice Awards, five Innovation of the Year Award Honorees, and one overall Innovation of the Year Award winner.
Association

Cleaning & FM Association Partnership

The ISSA cleaning industry association, International Facility Management Association (IFMA), and Informa Markets announced a partnership to best serve the global cleaning and facility management industries, providing increased value to each association’s membership.
infection prevention

Cleaning And COVID-19

As facilities maintenance teams move forward, the industry has learned several lessons.
Corpus Christi, TX

USS Lexington Museum Receives GBAC STAR Facility Accreditation

The aircraft carrier is the first of its kind in the world to earn the gold standard of cleanliness, joins other businesses and attractions in Corpus Christi.
North Allegheny

Pittsburgh Custodian Crowned 2021 Cintas Custodian of the Year

With over 70,000 votes, Cintas Corporation crowned Mike Heiry of North Allegheny Intermediate High School the 2021 Cintas Custodian of the Year.
cleaning and disinfecting

GBAC Responds To Updated COVID-19 Cleaning, Disinfecting Guidelines

The Global Biorisk Advisory Council's response addresses newly revised CDC guidelines for cleaning and disinfecting for SARS-CoV-2.

GBAC STAR Certifies First Salon To The Program For Cleaning, Disinfection Protocols

A division of ISSA, the Global Biorisk Advisory Council recently certified Honolulu's Salon Blanc, New England's Gillette Stadium, and other facilities across the U.S.

Webinars

Modernize to Digitize

Did You Miss Our “Modernize To Digitize” Webinar?

View this free video webinar and learn how to contribute to your facility’s sustainability, resiliency and efficiency, while being customer-centric with speed to resolution.
FCA Data

Did You Miss Our “How To Get More From Your FCA Data” Webinar?

Free video webinar features a dynamic discussion on what the next evolution of facility condition assessments (FCAs) means for facility leaders.
The Office Building Of The Future

Did You Miss Our Free “The Office Building Of The Future” Webinar?

View this free video webinar and learn how to bring employees back to the office, what the office building of the future looks like, and more.

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