Simon Institute joins ANSI, initiates SDO process

Note:  This is a collaborative piece that was written by Michael Anthony,  Senior Manager of National Infrastructure Standards Strategy at the University of Michigan ; John Walker and Alan Bigger for the Simon Institute in late October of 2013. The facilities industry...

Clean Schools Initiative

This study was led by Dr. Jeff Campbell from May, 2010 – Oct, 2012.  One of the key findings in this study is that Dixon Middle School was able to reduce overall custodial operating costs by 50% in comparison to national benchmarks. Clean Schools Initiative by...

Live Blog: Sandia National Laboratories on Sustaining through Change

Steve Fattor of Sandia National Labs just spoke about how the labs have sustained and improved their cleaning program throughout the past 12 years. His presentation is below. Particular highlights include organizational priorities and how to maintain a high profile...