Green Cleaning

Leonardo Academy Moves to a New Location

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Madison, WI, July 30, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Leonardo Academy’s Madison, Wisconsin office has moved to a new location. We are now at 8401 Excelsior Drive, Suite 102, Madison WI, 53717. Our phone number remains the same: (608) 280-0255.

Leonardo Academy President Michael Arny said, “This new location for our offices provides a great base for all of Leonardo Academy’s national and international sustainability programs and services.”

Spring Time, Clean Time

Tips from a professional green-home expert to refresh your home after a long winter.
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Many places around the U.S. are still thawing out from what seemed like an exceptionally cold February, but spring cleaning can’t begin too soon. Being cooped up indoors all winter makes a house feel overly lived-in and in need of refreshing. So while you’re putting away winter clothes and heavy comforters, take the opportunity to deep-clean your home and get periodic maintenance done. It’s not just dirt that needs to be eliminated; it’s pollutants and inefficiency too!

LEED®-EB Gold Certification is Earned for The World Bank’s “I” and “J” Buildings

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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) Washington, DC - July 12, 2011 - Leonardo Academy announced that The World Bank’s Washington, DC “I” and “J” Buildings, owned and managed by The World Bank, have been awarded Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design for Existing Buildings: Operations and Maintenance (LEED®-EB: O&M) v2009 Gold Certification. This certification recognizes that The World Bank has implemented continuous sustainability improvement measures guided by LEED-EB, a rating system developed by the U.S.

Non-Toxic Green Cleaning Advice

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In a convenience-driven world, it is so much easier to grab whatever you need from the store shelf.  What is not being addressed is the long-term health impact of using chemically-based cleaning and household products.  Any discussion about how well the products work is a foregone conclusion.  Most popular products will do the job that they were designed to do.  So, it is just as well to ignore the hype and brag of brands promoted on the media.

How to Market a Green Janitorial Service

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For a long time, janitorial services have play around the edges of the Green issue.  Some have been so bold as to literally invent their own Green certification.  This is a sure clue that the ethics of those janitorial services are questionable.  Others, went over and bought their certifications from one of the several “Pay to Play websites.  Others follows the proper path by earning their certification from an authoritative body.  The Green Clean Institute is one of the best and well-recognized Green janitorial certifications.

LEED-EB Silver is Earned for Wisconsin State Agriculture Building

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The Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP), located in Madison, Wisconsin, and owned and operated by The Wisconsin Department of Administration, has officially received LEED®-EB: O&M (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design for Existing Buildings: Operations and Maintenance) Silver Certification from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).

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The Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP), located in Madison, Wisconsin, and owned and operated by The Wisconsin Department of Administration, has officially received LEED®-EB: O&M (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design for Existing Buildings: Operations and Maintenance) Silver Certification from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).

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