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BSM November 19

Inside the November 2019 Issue

Today's News

Green Seal Partners with HSC on Verifiable Procurement Program
LAS VEGAS -- The Healthy Schools Campaign, a non-profit dedicated to making schools healthier places, and Green Seal have partnered to create a verifiable program for healthy and sustainable facilities management procurement and practices for educational facilities nationwide. Read More...

GP Pro Guarantees 100% Usage with Coreless Dispenser System
LAS VEGAS -- In an effort to help custodial staff reduce waste and save time, GP PRO, a division of Georgia-Pacific and a provider of advanced dispensing solutions for commercial facilities, introduced at the ISSA Show 2019 its upgraded Pacific Blue Ultra High Capacity Coreless Toilet Paper Dispenser System. Read More...

Hospeco’s Hemann Receives Distinguished Service Award at ISSA
CLEVELAND -- Bill Hemann, HOSPECO’s vice president of sales and marketing, is the recipient of ISSA’s Manufacturer Representatives’ Distinguished Service Award for 2019. He was recognized during the recent ISSA Show North America 2019 in Las Vegas. Read More...

Intelligent Cleaning Equipment Forms International Division
HOLLAND, MI -- Intelligent Cleaning Equipment, USA, a manufacturer of robotic scrubbers and other floor cleaning equipment, has announced the formation of a new international division—ICE Robotics. Read More...

ISSA Reveals Innovation Category Award Winners
LAS VEGAS -- The five category winners of the 2019 ISSA Innovation Award Program were announced this week during a presentation by ISSA Spotlight Speaker Marvelless Mark Kamp at ISSA Show North America 2019 in Las Vegas. Read More...

Imperial Dade Expands in California with Area Acquisition
JERSEY CITY, NJ and SAN JOSE, CA -- Imperial Dade, a distributor of disposable food service and janitorial supplies, has acquired Area Distributors, strengthening its West Coast presence while enhancing the company’s value to customers in the region. Read More...

SnowEx and Fisher Raffle Benefits Susan G. Komen Foundation
MILWAUKEE, WI -- For the seventh year in a row, Douglas Dynamics’ Fisher and SnowEx brands sold raffle tickets at the Green Industry and Equipment Expo (GIE+EXPO), October 21-23 in Louisville, Kentucky, for a chance to win a limited-edition pink Fisher XV2 V-plow and SnowEx HELIXX poly hopper spreader. Read More...

Armstrong Ceilings Recycling Program Marks Milestone
LANCASTER, PA -- The Armstrong Ceilings Recycling Program, the first and longest-running program of its kind in the commercial ceilings industry, marks 20 years of diverting used ceiling panels away from landfills. Read More...

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...

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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