Governments are going green.
Today many governments require that government buildings be
School districts are going green.
A growing number of school districts in the nations are going green.
Building owners are going green.
Industry predictions suggest that more than 25% of new building
construction will be "green" certified in the next 10 to 15 years.
Hospitals are going green.
Hospitals for a Healthy Environment (H2E) now represents more than
7,000 facilities including 1,400 hospitals, 4,100 clinics, 1,000
nursing homes and 1,000 other types of facilities. More than 40
states have promotion and recruiting initiatives to spur the growth
Hotels are going green.
Virtually all hotel chains, large and small, have purchased
educational and informational materials from the Green Hotel
Association (GHA) to promote environmental responsibility in their
Restaurants are going green.
Did you know there are more than 1,000 members of the Chefs
Collaborative whose mission includes conservation practices that
lessen … impact on the environment.
Some key Elements to Consider:
Use high-performing, yet less toxic products.
Use equipment that reduces airborne contaminants.
Modify cleaning and maintenance procedures (see reference below).
Provide comprehensive and ongoing worker training.