Green cleaning, infection control, scope of service — watch these free ISSA-TV videos

by Brianna Crandall — April 19, 2017 — Worldwide cleaning industry association ISSA has added three new titles in recent weeks to its collection of free ISSA-TV Educational Quick Clip cleaning industry-related videos. The new educational videos address how to drive the green cleaning movement forward and benefit from it, choosing the right chemicals for infection control, and developing a successful scope of service.

ISSA-TV: Keep Greening the Industry

According to April’s first Educational Quick Clip video, during the past 15 to 20 years, the cleaning industry has made some remarkable sustainability advancements in almost every product category.  In this video, Steve Ashkin, green cleaning advocate, author and president of The Ashkin Group, examines how we can continue to drive the green cleaning movement forward while taking advantage of all the health, safety, and cost benefits it accrues.

ISSA-TV: Choosing the Correct Chemicals

In this Quick Clip for the week of March 29, Darrel Hicks and Michael Diamond discuss the extensive process their Web site — — puts products through, including volunteer peer reviews and efficacy studies, to ensure their effectiveness against real-world problems and provide cleaning professionals with evidence-based purchasing information.

ISSA-TV: Successfully Scoping Out Service

The free video for the week of March 16 points out that a clean, healthy environment may be considered somewhat intangible, but nevertheless customers require tangible results to quantify the value of their investment. In this Educational Quick Clip, OSHA Outreach Trainer and ISSA Certification Expert (I.C.E.) John Poole outlines five important considerations facilities managers and cleaning contractors must address when developing and following a successful scope of service.