[stm_company_history][stm_company_history_item year=”2017″ title=”NEA Clean Mark Silver award for 2017″ description=”The NEA Clean Mark Accreditation Scheme (previously known as Voluntary Accreditation Scheme) was launched on 21 July 2010. The scheme was jointly developed by NEA, MOM, WDA and NTUC’s e2i, in consultation with industry representatives and Unions. It recognises companies that deliver high standards of cleaning through the training of workers, use of equipment to improve work processes, and fair employment practices. Since its first launch, the scheme has been revised after taking into consideration industry’s feedback. The Enhanced Clean Mark Accreditation Scheme was open for application on 1 Nov 2012.
The Clean Mark Accreditation Scheme has been enhanced to raise the overall standards and professionalism of the cleaning industry through better employment practices and productivity initiatives, together with a new accreditation requirement on progressive wages. The following are added to the accreditation criteria:”][/stm_company_history]