Cleaning & Restoration Industry News

ASCR schedules "State of the Art" conference

August 14, 2001
'State of the Art' conference in works...
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3M Commercial Care launches web site

August 14, 2001
3M unveils new web site
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It's Time to Let Us Know

August 9, 2001
It's Time to Let Us Know
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Better Business Bureau sues carpet cleaner

July 20, 2001
The Better Business Bureau filed a lawsuit against Master Carpet Care, Inc. for the...
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CRI’s Seal of Approval Program transferred

July 20, 2001
The Carpet and Rug Institute (CRI) has moved its Seal of Approval Program to...
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Malish adds Power-Pad to stone care line

June 19, 2001
Malish Corp. has introduced the Power-Pad for applications that involve grouted lines or uneven surfaces.
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CRI Spreads Maintenance Message to Facility Managers

June 18, 2001
A Commercial Floor Care magazine exclusive interview with Werner Braun, CRI president.
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ABM Janitorial Services awarded Spieker Properties contract

June 7, 2001
ABM Janitorial Services, a wholly-owned subsidiary of ABM Industries Inc., has been awarded a multi-year, multi-million dollar janitorial contract with Spieker Properties.
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Host school earns CRI ‘Seal of Approval’

June 7, 2001
As a bearer of the Seal of Approval, Host is authorized to display the seal for its Carpet Cleaning and Maintenance Education Program.
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