Cleaning Services

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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If your cleaning services company meets our standards, get certified today.

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Restored & Protected Environment

Required

  • 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

Preferred

  • Using cleaning products handmade or certified by GreenGuard or Scientific Services

Social & Economic Justice

Required

  • 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

Preferred

  • Opportunities for advancement available to all levels of staff
  • Access to health care

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