Additional Resources for Custodial Staff

Informed Green Solutions, Inc. – Educate the general public on the benefits of environmentally preferable purchasing and the impacts our purchasing decisions have on human health and the environment. Provides education and technical assistance on how to transition to a more sustainable footprint through your purchasing decisions.

The Ashkin Group – An internationally recognized consulting firm working to green the cleaning industry. Utilized by governments, legislators and policy makers, building owners and property management companies, labor unions, trade and professional associations, manufacturers, cleaning service providers, and janitorial product distributors to develop more sustainable cleaning practices around the world.

North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service – Get Tough on Pests in School Facilities – Printable handout for educationg others on School IPM strategies.

North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service (2012) – Implementing an IPM Program for Schools and Child Care Facilities – PDF booklet put out my NCSU highlighting effective processes used in School IPM.

eXtension (2012) – Indoor and Outdoor School IPM Strategies – Simple control strategies for common indoor and outdoor pests.