Green cleaning means the use of
products & services that have a lesser
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Quality, Service, and Education the environment when compared with
products or services that serve the
To achieve the maximum level of green
purchasing, it is important to consider
an outside source such as verification
of green certification.
There are several organizations that
offer certification or set criteria for
environmentally friendly products.
The Environmental Protection Agency
GREEN (EPA) labels products with the Design
for the Environment (DfE) label.
The Green Seal organization identifies
products with their Green Seal
Carpet and Rug Institute (CRI) offers
certification for carpet cleaning
machines & vacuums
Greenwashing describes a method in
which companies deceitfully market
their products as eco-friendly. Look
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INFO@BEACHCHEMICAL.COM Green cleaning involves more than just
products; it requires proper
procedures & an ongoing commitment
to a healthy environment & healthy
Green DOES NOT mean it will cost more
to produce the same results.
Everyone can contribute to a more
environmentally sound world.