C&W Services employee cleaning a restroom - ISSA CIMS GB CERTIFIED with HONORS

At C&W Services, we’re committed to exceeding the industry standard in our cleaning operations by offering exceptional service.

That’s why we’re proud to be recertified, once again, as a CIMS–Green Building Certified organization with Honors.

C&W Services is one of the few companies in the industry to have the ISSA Cleaning Industry Management Standard (CIMS) and CIMS-Green Building (CIMS-GB) certifications, indicating how we provide value through management best practices, exemplary service and a commitment to sustainability. ISSA has verified and certified C&W Services’ cleaning program and procedures through a rigorous certification process.

The CIMS certification affirms that C&W Services is structured to deliver consistent, quality service and is committed to efficient operations and continuous improvement. The certification also aids our clients in fulfilling the growing demands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) approval from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).

What is CIMS?

ISSA CIMS GB Certified with Honors

Designed and upheld by The Worldwide Cleaning Industry Association (ISSA), CIMS (Cleaning Industry Management Standard) is the benchmark that outlines the primary characteristics of a successful, quality facilities management organization. This designation helps companies stand out in the industry and communicates with those looking for facilities solutions that companies are prepared to deliver consistent, quality service. The certification requires a comprehensive assessment of the organization and its management structure. The CIMS-GB Certification with Honors demonstrates to our clients, and the industry, our commitment to the delivery of environmentally preferable services.

The CIMS GB Certification process includes a thorough review of six key areas: 

  • Quality Systems
  • Service Delivery
  • Human Resources
  • Health, Safety, and Environmental Stewardship
  • Management Commitment
  • Green Building