Retendering the cleaning contracts for all ACT Public Schools was a daunting task. But Bridget and the Fresh Green Clean team provided the expertise and direction we needed to develop a solution that is flexible while providing the highest levels of integrity and protection for vulnerable workers.
There is a growing awareness about the impact that harmful chemicals, poor indoor air quality and unhygienic surfaces can have on people’s wellbeing. Headaches, loss of focus and absenteeism are just some ways poor cleaning practices can impact on worker productivity.
With increasing concerns about climate change, rising utility costs, plus the uptake of building rating systems Green Star–Performance, NABERS and WELL, organisations are demanding greater efficiencies in energy, water and waste from their service providers.
More than ever, building and cleaning managers need evidence that these risks to safety, sustainability and cross-infection are being identified and prevented by their cleaning service. But that’s not always easy!