Fact Sheets

Asthmagens in Institutional Cleaning Products

Cleaning Best Practices

Cleaning for Health - Frequently Asked Questions

Cleaning for Health Components Checklist

Cleaning for Healthier Schools and Infection Control

Cleaning for Healthier Schools - Asthma Control Teacher Handout

Cleaning for Health in the Classroom, Tips for Teachers and Paraprofessionals

Cleaning for Home Health

Disinfection Tip Sheet

Environmental Health Threats to Children: A Look at the Facts

Hand Hygiene

Implementing an Environmentally Preferable Cleaning Program

Indoor Environmental Quality Checklist/Cleaning Products and Practices Evaluation Form

Industrial Markers 

Informed Green Solutions' Chemicals of Concern in Cleaning Products

Restroom and Urinal Deodorizer Blocks

Studies of Heath Impacts Associated With Cleaning Products


2014 - American Entomologist. Regulating Pesticide Use in United States Schools. Hurley, J.A., T.A. Green, D.H. Gouge, Z.T. Bruns, T. Stock, L. Braband, K. Murray, C. Westinghouse, S.T. Ratcliffe, D. Pehlman and L. Crane.
2014 - Journal of Occupational & Environmental Hygiene.   Urinary Phthalate Metabolite Concentrations in Custodians Using Traditional and Environmentally Preferable Cleaning Products.  Jennifer M; Simcox, Nancy J; Wakai, Sara; Lu, Chensheng; Westinghouse, Carol; Welsh, Loyola; Morse, Tim F.; Cherniack, Martin.   
  2013 - Green Cleaning, Sanitizing and Disinfecting:  A Toolkit for Early Care and Education, Leonard, Vickie, Bradman, Asa, Westinghouse, Carol, Collaborative to Improve Indoor Air Quality in Early Care and Education
2013 - Pest Control Technology, A Plan to Reduce Illness—and Pesticides—in Schools                 Gonzales, Chris, Rose, Lynn, Westinghouse, Carol