“We are committed to solutions that balance the health of our clients’ eco-system with the environmental realities that impact the environment”
Pristine Environments believes a cleaner environment is just as important as a clean and efficient workplace. Our commitment to the environment goes beyond corporate responsibility statements – it is rooted in the understanding that the built environment is the single largest contributor to greenhouse gas emissions—nearly 70% of all carbon emissions in the US.
“70% of all carbon emissions are contributed from the built environment”
We have a unique responsibility to foster a greater understanding of how our solutions can assist our clients and the community to increase energy efficiency and indoor air quality. No matter how sustainable a building may have been in its design and construction, it can only remain so if it is operated responsibly and maintained properly.
Pristine Environments utilizes sustainable solutions to assist our clients. As a facility expert we are able to add valuable knowledge around the requisite sustainable procedures, products, equipment, and training necessary to garner LEED certification. We can also aid you in the planning and construction phases of any new or retrofit projects in your facility. Our team bring the most value to your ongoing operations and maintenance of your property, by delivering best in class solutions in the areas of energymanagement, greencleaning and engineering.
Carbon Offsets for your Facility
In addition to our sustainable solutions, Pristine Environments offers a carbon offset program to further aide our clients in their sustainable goals. We have partnered with the world’s leading environmental stewardship organizations to save the rainforest and to preserve the world’s biodiversity. We have committed to save over 10,000,000 square meters of the rainforest, which is roughly 3.5X the size of Central Park in New York.
Pristine Environments and its subsidiaries are CIMS Green Building (GB)certified. This certification was created by ISSA to help meet the growing demand for green and the USGBC’s LEED certification. The Cleaning Industry Management Standard (CIMS) and Certification Program includes “Green Building” (GB) criteria and an optional GB designation. This allows us to provide customers with precisely what they need to secure points under the LEED for Existing Buildings: Operations and Maintenance (LEED-EBOM) Green Building Rating System, while greening overall operations.
(OS1) is a comprehensive, high-performance cleaning management system. It employs in-depth training, from upper-management down to the cleaning worker. (OS1) is based on standardized tools and cleaning procedures. The system is work-loaded to teams and each worker is trained and certified on specialized tasks. Workers are ‘kitted’ with specific tools and chemicals for each job function, which have been bench marked as best practice by (OS1) Users, resulting in a safer, cleaner, and healthier working environment. (OS1) is compliant with ISO 9001 manufacturing standards and is specified by many of the world’s leading manufacturing corporations for use in their global facilities.
Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED)®
Our LEED Accredited Professionals will assist you in reaching your sustainability goals. Whether the goal is to achieve LEED accreditation, or simply operate more efficiently, they are here to guide you through the process.
Certified Energy Managers®
Pristine Environments offers the expertise of its Certified Energy Managers (CEM) to achieve your energy goals. The CEM credential is recognized by the U.S. Department of Energy, the Office of Federal Energy Management Program, as well as numerous state energy offices, major utilities, corporations and energy service companies. It recognizes high levels of experience, competence, proficiency, and ethical fitness in the energy management profession.
Recent White Papers
- The Case for Developing, Owning and Investing in High Performance Buildings
- Building a Solid Foundation: The Makings of the World’s First Net Zero Lab
- Five Key Performance Indicators for Sustainable Cleaning in Retail Store Environment
- Sustainability On Campus
- Sustainable Buildings – The Next Green Wave
- Daytime Cleaning Strategies To Meet Sustainability Goals
- Labor Force Optimization