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Archived Press Releases

2014
December 17
Massachusetts RFR Release
December 1 Green Seal’s Linda Chipperfield Elected to USGBC Board of Directors
November 14 Green Seal Honors NCL for Commitment to Sustainable Products
October 27 
Green Seal Announces Proposed Standard for Environmental Innovation
October 8 Green Seal Hosts 25th Anniversary Gala, Featuring Bill Nye
July 30 Evolve Detergent First to Receive New Green Seal GS-51 Laundry Certification 
June 16 MarBorg Recognized by Green Seal as Leader in Sustainability 
May 16
EcoLogic Solutions Announces First and Only Green Seal GS-53 Certification for a Sanitizer/Disinfectant 
March 12
Green Seal Launches New Sustainability Standard for Restaurants & Food Service

2013
October 24
University of Virginia is first in VA to achieve GS-42 Certification
July 29
Seattle Airport Hotels Earn National Green Seal Silver Certification
July 11  Green Seal™ Launches Sustainability-Focused Blog 
June 28
Los Angeles Bureau of Sanitation Announces New Green Programs (LA Green Lodging)
June 14 Green Seal™ Forms Advisory Council
May 14
SAVOR...Chicago Restaurants Receive Green Seal™ Certification
January 24  Green Seal™ Releases New Standards for Sustainable Laundry Products for the Home and For Industrial and Institutional Use
January 7
Cascades Tissue Group Receives Green Seal™ Re-certification - Now the Largest Holder of GS-Certified Tissue and Towel Products in North America


2012
 December 10
GS Follow-up Release: University of Maryland Housekeeping Unit Earns Green Seal Certification
October 26 UMD Release: University of Maryland Housekeeping Unit Wins Green Seal™ Certification
October 24
Green Seal™ Presents First GS-53 Certificate to PortionPac at ISSA 2012
October 18
Green Chicago Restaurant Coalition and Green Seal™ Release Pilot Standard for Sustainable Chicago Restaurants and Food Services
October 1
FTC Issues Revised "Green Guides"
July 3
Gateway to L.A. Continues the Greening of the Century Boulevard Hotel Corridor
June 19
GreenWizard and Green Seal™ Form Partnership
June 12
Clorox Professional Products Company Supports Green Seal as the Leading Green Certification Organization
May 8
Maryland's Howard County is the First Public School System to Achieve Green Seal Certification for Cleaning Services
April 17
Pureology Introduces The First Ever Green Seal™ -Certified Beauty Product
March 16
Call for Comments: Proposed Standard for Laundry Care Products, GS-48
January 4
U.S. Department of Education Recognizes Green Seal


2011
November 11
California Green Clean is First Certified Residential Cleaning Service in the US
August 11
Green Seal™ Releases Two New Standards for Specialty Cleaning Products
June 23
Green Seal™ Celebrates Knollwood As The First Retirement Facility to Receive GS-42 Certification
April 27
Green Seal™ Launches First Comprehensive Standard For Personal Care and Cosmetic Products
April 20
Boise Named First Green Seal Mail Partner
February 14
Green Seal™ Announces First Green Facilities Partner: Susquehanna Association for the Blind and Vision Impaired