Bold decisions today will trigger positive interactions for tomorrow

Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier has called on the citizens to "make bold decisions today" in environmental and climate protection to trigger "positive interactions for tomorrow". "The future is not simply predestined. It's up to us what we make of it," he said today at the presentation of the German Environmental Award of the Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt (DBU) in Mannheim: "The plastic bottle that is recycled today or not even produced will not end up in the oceans tomorrow.


European Cleaning & Hygiene Awards 2019

Werner & Mertz Professional has been sponsoring the European Cleaning & Hygiene Awards for several years now and proudly supports this valuable event of the European Cleaning Journal which highlights the importance of sustainability within the professional cleaning sector. This year’s award ceremony took place in London on October 17th and was, as always, a European industry summit.


Green Key adds circular cleaning tool for members

The non-profit organization for green accommodation and tourism Green Key now has its own version of the green care PERFORMANCE CALCULATOR in its members’ toolbox. Applying principles of circular economy, it helps to estimate the environmental footprint of a touristic site’s cleaning products.

With the Green Key establishments’ access to their own version of the green care PERFORMANCE CALCULATOR, hotel and park owner get a direct assessment of carbon and plastic savings to be realized by using green cleaning products.


Green Key partners with green care PROFESSIONAL to promote sustainable solutions in washing and cleaning

To seek further carbon footprint reduction in the hospitality industry and to bring green innovation to its members, Green Key partnered with green care PROFESSIONAL in the field of sustainable cleaning and washing.

The “eco-brand with the frog” and the non-profit organization for green accommodation and tourism Green Key want to put the resource savings potential of daily cleaning in rooms, laundry and kitchen into the focus and minds of almost 3,000 Green Key establishments around the world.