Optisolve® Pathfinder™ and SAVI® is Now GBAC STAR™ Registered Optisolve® Ltd. has announced that both Pathfinder™ Surface Imaging Technology and SAVI® quality management system is GBAC STAR™ Registered. The Global Biorisk Advisory CouncilTM (GBAC) Registered Technology and Programs Seal provides assurance to customers, manufacturers and companies that the program or technology has been assessed by the GBAC Advisory Council Scientific Board for scientific validity, usability, practicality, safety, and efficacy. Optisolve® developed Pathfinder™ surface imaging technology so that facility managers and cleaning teams could have a powerful tool to assess surfaces for contamination. Enabling users to actually see the risk and take corrective action for improved environmental monitoring, health and safety assurance, and facility performance. Optisolve® SAVI® cleaning quality management system makes evidence-informed site assessments easy and effective. SAVI’s cloud-based quality management system enables facility teams to plan, conduct, track and report on site assessments for product verification, cleaning quality, surface testing validation, and environmental monitoring/auditing. Using feedback gathered in SAVI®, facility managers can design and implement evidence-backed proactive and preventative solutions for environmental health & safety. The combination of Optisolve® Pathfinder™ and SAVI® provides dynamic facilities with a comprehensive technology-enabled cleaning quality management solution to help develop, manage and oversee facility SOPs while maintaining highest compliance standards. “Optisolve is excited and honored to receive this registration and reaffirms its position as an innovative provider of transformational technologies aimed at players in the environmental support services and cleaning validation industry space who are always looking at such solutions to improve productivity, reduce costs and strengthen their business bottom lines.” Anthony ( Tony ) Ambler, Director and Board Chair, Optisolve Ltd. As the cleaning industry’s only outbreak prevention, response and recovery accreditation, GBAC STAR helps organizations establish protocols and procedures, offers expert-led training, and assesses readiness for biorisk situations. Being registered verifies that Optisolve® Pathfinder™ Surface Imaging Technology is positioned as approved for use with GBAC STAR protocols and standards, and is on its way to becoming validated as meeting a higher level of cleanliness and safety. “With so many options on the market today, it can be overwhelming for decision makers to select the best equipment, chemicals, or programs,” said GBAC Executive Director Patricia Olinger. “With GBAC STAR Registered, it’s clear which solutions and programs have been vetted by experts and meet a higher level of cleanliness and safety. This allows managers to better equip and train professionals so they can more easily and effectively uphold public health.” Patricia Olinger GBAC Executive Director About Optisolve Optisolve® is an emerging technology leader in environmental health and safety. Leveraging over 60 years of expertise and reputation in the cleaning and disinfection industry, we recognized that looking at a surface and checking off a box saying it was clean was just not good enough. Optisolve® is a SOC-2 Type 1 and HIPAA compliant company that places data privacy and information security high in its business and customer priorities. At Optisolve® we work with industry leading experts, and are redefining environmental surveillance. Using our passion for innovation to create sustainable solutions for clean, healthy and safe spaces. About GBAC, a Division of ISSA Composed of international leaders in the field of microbial-pathogenic threat analysis, mitigation, response and recovery, the Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC), a Division of ISSA, provides training, guidance, accreditation, certification, crisis management assistance and leadership to government, commercial and private entities looking to mitigate, quickly address and/or recover from biological threats and real-time crises. The organization’s services include biorisk management program assessment and training, Forensic Restoration® response and remediation, the GBAC STAR™ facility and service accreditation programs, training and certification of individuals and consulting for building owners and facility managers. For more information, visit www.gbac.org. About ISSA With more than 10,500 members—including distributors, manufacturers, manufacturer representatives, wholesalers, building service contractors, in-house service providers, residential cleaners, and associated service members—ISSA is the world’s leading trade association for the cleaning industry. The association is committed to changing the way the world views cleaning by providing its members with the business tools they need to promote cleaning as an investment in human health, the environment, and an improved bottom line. Headquartered in Rosemont, Ill., USA, the association has regional offices in Milan, Italy; Whitby, Canada; Parramatta, Australia; Seoul, South Korea; and Shanghai, China. For more information about ISSA, visit www.issa.com or call 800-225-4772 (North America) or 847-982-0800. 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