Green Business Standard
Includes junk hauling; laundromats; odor control services; pest control services, both inside and outside; pet walking and pet sitting; residential, business, industrial; tailors
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Restored & Protected Environment
- Use of a green office or facility, including resource reuse and maximum use of post-consumer recycled resources as well as maximum water and energy efficiency This includes storm water management if companies have access to the exterior of their buildings or property.
- Offer use of unscented cleaning products
- Using cleaning products handmade or certified by GreenGuard or Scientific Services
Social & Economic Justice
- Pay a living wage to your cleaners, based on this calculator http://livingwage.mit.edu/
- Statement of values on website
- List the cleaning products used on website, include Material Safety Data Sheets
- Opportunities for advancement available to all levels of staff
- Access to health care