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BSM November 19

Inside the November 2019 Issue

Today's News

At ISSA Show, CloroxPro Launches Placemaking Partnership
PLEASANTON, CA – CloroxPro, a provider of commercial cleaning and disinfecting technologies, announced at the ISSA Show in Las Vegas Monday a partnership with Project for Public Spaces that will help advance its mission to improve public health. Read More...

Sunbelt Rentals Recognized as a Military Friendly Employer
FORT MILL, SC -- Sunbelt Rentals has been named one of the nation’s top Military Friendly Employers by VIQTORY, a service-disabled, veteran-owned small business that connects the military community to civilian employment, while providing educational and entrepreneurial opportunities. Read More...

Trane Earns Two BIG Awards for Business
DAVIDSON, NC -- The Business Intelligence Group has announced the winners of its 2019 BIG Awards for Business, which include two awards for Trane, a provider of indoor comfort solutions and services and a brand of Ingersoll Rand. Read More...

Cintas California Location VPP Certified
ONTARIO, CA -- Cintas Corporation, a provider of products and services that keep facilities and employees clean and safe, has announced that its Ontario, Calif. rental facility services location has received California Voluntary Protection Program Certification (VPP) from OSHA. Read More...

Hospeco Elevates No-Touch Restroom Experience
CLEVELAND -- For years, facility managers and patrons have dreamed of a public restroom that’s totally hands-free. Now HOSPECO has declared the no-touch restroom complete with its no-touch personal care assortment. Read More...

ADA Compliance Consultant Names New Director
COLORADO SPRINGS, CO -- Meeting the Challenge Inc., an accessibility compliance consulting firm has named Dana Barton its new director of the organization. Read More...

ACI’s Sedlak to Retire After 42 Years
WASHINGTON -- Richard Sedlak, executive vice president of technical and international affairs for the American Cleaning Institute, will retire as of December 31, 2019 after more than 42 years with the association. Read More...

USGBC Reaches Milestone of 100,000 LEED Certified Projects
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) is celebrating a new LEED milestone, having  surpassed 100,000 registered and certified LEED commercial projects. Read More...

Tennessee Recognizes ABM for Airport CNG Shuttle Ops
NEW YORK -- ABM, a provider of facility solutions, has been awarded Tennessee Green Fleets Certification for outstanding leadership in fleet sustainability at Nashville International Airport (BNA). Read More...

Ashkin Recognizes Green Champions
BLOOMINGTON, IN -- The Ashkin Group, a consulting firm specializing in Greening the cleaning industry, will begin a new program, honoring those who have made significant strides to promote a healthier, cleaner, safer, and more sustainability-focused environment. Read More...

Industry News
Exterior Concrete Coatings
Long-lasting, Durable Material Still Requires Maintenance

Because masonry has earned the reputation as a long-lasting and durable material, owners may not factor into their annual budget funds needed for maintenance of masonry walls. While these walls typically need much less attention than other materials, the cost invested by the owner in regular masonry maintenance throughout the life of the structure will pay great dividends in the long run.

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