Top 5 Reasons to Start Green School Cleaning Today

It’s no secret that many cleaning products contain harsh chemicals and fragrances. Individuals with asthma or allergies may have symptoms aggravated by these particles in the air—especially if they’re young and sensitive to irritants. Plus, repeated exposure to these chemicals by students, teachers and staff increases risk to their overall health. The Environmental Protection Agency recommends using cleaning products with […]

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Top 5 Considerations for Winter Facility Management

A harsh winter adds extra stress to the already busy load of a facility manager. The safety and facility hazards that come with excess snow and ice are real and require immediate attention. Snow removal Efficient and effective snow removal is essential to keeping your facility operational and safe for employees. Some cleaning and maintenance service providers, such as FBG, […]

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When Lifting, It’s All About the How

We have many eyes on safety at FBG, but we still experience the occasional incident. The primary cause of injury is lifting heavy loads of trash into the tops of dumpsters that were not designed with the safety of our cleaners in mind.  Our cleaning specialists should not be lifting more than 25 lbs. of trash at a time. Let’s […]

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Latest Diversey BSC School Graduates

Thanks to our Diversey partners for coming to the Des Moines District office to conduct Diversey Care Training for a select group of operations supervisors and managers. This three-day class allows students to learn from Diversey’s comprehensive program which outlines the science of cleaning and maintaining floors. FBG Director of Innovation and Process Improvement Guy Robarge said, “I was truly […]

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