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Cleaners, Restorers, Distributors and Manufacturers Can Now Join CIRI

July 7, 2021

Pursuing its mission to raise awareness of the importance of effective cleaning through scientific research, the Cleaning Industry Research Institute (CIRI) has expanded its membership eligibility for individuals to contract cleaners, in-house cleaning professionals, disaster restoration professionals, consultants and others with interests in common with …

New Research on the Importance of Health-Based Cleaning and Disinfection to Mitigate the Spread of Infectious Diseases

June 15, 2021

CIRI White Paper Presents New Research on the Importance of Health-Based Cleaning and Disinfection to Mitigate the Spread of Infectious Diseases In its ongoing effort to provide the cleaning and disaster industries with the latest research related to the science of cleaning and the restoration …

Karen Dannemiller, Ph.D. Joins CIRI Science Advisory Council

March 14, 2021

GRANVILLE, OH— [Sept 21, 2020] — In its ongoing mission to develop and disseminate unbiased, peer-reviewed research for the professional cleaning and disaster restoration industries, the Cleaning Industry Research Institute (CIRI) today announced the addition of Karen Dannemiller, Ph.D. to its Science Advisory Council (SAC). Dr. …

CIRI Welcomes Sarah Larsen Miller

March 14, 2021

Please join us in welcoming Sarah Larsen Miller to CIRI’s executive team! Sarah brings more than 15 years of experience in association management in the cleaning industry, serving as both a consultant and Deputy Director of the International Executive Housekeepers Association (IEHA). Sarah will be working closely with …

Read “The Disinfection Disconnection” from CIRI’s Gene Cole, DrPH, the January cover story in Restoration & Remediation Magazine

March 14, 2021

Is disinfection of indoor spaces during the pandemic really “hygiene theater”? When is disinfection necessary and what’s the best way to stop viral transmission indoors? In the January issue of Restoration & Remediation magazine, CIRI Science Advisory Committee member Gene Cole breaks down the science as …

CIRI-Affiliated Experts Contribute to Paper Examining the Impact of Carpet on Indoor Chemistry and Microbiology

March 14, 2021

Cleaning Industry Research Institute (CIRI) Executive Director, John Downey, and Science Advisory Committee member, Karen Dannemiller, PhD, recently contributed to a peer-reviewed paper published in the scientific journal Building and Environment. The paper, “Ten Questions Concerning the Implications of Carpet on Indoor Chemistry and Microbiology,” …

CIRI’s Randy Rapp Awarded Professorship at Purdue University

March 14, 2021

CIRI congratulates Science Advisory Council member, Prof. Randy Rapp, D. Mgt, P.E., C.C. P. of Purdue University Polytechnic Institute, for his appointment Restoration and Reconstruction Professorship in Construction Management Technology. This appointment reflects his work and leadership in the field of building restoration and reconstruction. …