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IICRC Archived Press Releases



January 29, 2019

Brandon Burton Named IICRC Standards Chairman


December 5, 2018

IICRC Seeks Volunteers for Creation of Leather Cleaning and Maintenance Standard

October 15, 2018

IICRC Announces 2018 Board of Directors and Executive Committee

June 11, 2018

IICRC Welcomes Three New Executive Team Members

MAY 9, 2018

Registration Opens for IICRC’s Third-Annual Technical Conference

MARCH 20, 2018

IICRC Seeks Volunteers for Creation of New Fire and Smoke Damage Restoration Standards



DECEMBER 7, 2017

IICRC Announces 2018 Board of Directors and Executive Committee

NOVEMBER 30, 2017

IICRC Offers Marketing Clinic for Cleaning and Restoration Business Owners

NOVEMBER 27, 2017

IICRC Calls for S400 Non-Voting Section Committee Volunteers


Don’t Get Scammed by a “Storm Chaser”

AUGUST 31, 2017

IICRC Offers Tips for Flood Damage Self-Mitigation

AUGUST 31, 2017

A Note from the Chairman: Hurricane Harvey

AUGUST 7, 2017

IICRC Calls For Volunteers in Development of First Ever Field Guides

AUGUST 3, 2017

IICRC Award Nominations to Close Aug. 15

JULY 26, 2017

Two Weeks Remain to Register for the IICRC Technical Conference

JULY 13, 2017

Air Filtration Devices and Category 1 Water Intrusions Statement of Interpretation

JUNE 29, 2017

IICRC Opens Nominations for Two Prestigious Industry Awards

JUNE 27, 2017

IICRC Announces Presenter Lineup for Technical Conference

JUNE 12, 2017

IICRC Summit Conference Adds CIRI Science Symposium

MAY 18, 2017

Early Bird Registration Open for IICRC’s Technical Conference

MAY 12, 2017

IICRC Seeking Nominations for 2017/18 Board of Directors

APRIL 3, 2017

New Standard Published: ANSI/IICRC S540 Standard for Trauma and Crime Scene Cleanup

FEBRUARY 22, 2017

IICRC Announces Dates for Second-Annual Technical Conference, The Summit at Lone Mountain



DECEMBER 20, 2016

IICRC Recognizes Outstanding Instructors and Industry Leadership

OCTOBER 18, 2016

IICRC Announces 2016-2017 Board of Directors

OCTOBER 7, 2016

BSR-IICRC S540 New Draft Standard Available for Public Review

AUGUST 12, 2016

IICRC Announces Transition to Self-Management

JULY 27, 2016

IICRC Calls for S400 Consensus Body Volunteers

JUNE 30, 2016

French Translation of Standard and Reference Guide Published: IICRC S500 Standard and Reference Guide

for Professional Water Damage Restoration

JUNE 30, 2016


de référence pour une restauration professionnelle des dommages causés par l’eau.

JUNE 20, 2016

Entertaining Made Easy: How to Have a Stain-Free Summer

JUNE 17, 2018

IICRC Seeks Nominations for 2016/17 Board of Directors Positions

JUNE 2, 2016

Stay Above Water with Flood Clean-up Tips from the IICRC

MAY 26, 2016

IICRC Names Winner of the Keith Williams Award

MAY 3, 2016

IICRC Adds Staff to Global Resource Center

APRIL 5, 2016

Get a Sparkling Home this Spring with IICRC’s Cleaning Checklist

FEBRUARY 29, 2016

IICRC Opens Nominations for the Keith Williams Award

FEBRUARY 22, 2016

IICRC Calls for Volunteers in Development, Revision of Six Standards

FEBRUARY 8, 2016

IICRC Welcomes New President

JANUARY 22, 2016

Registration Open for First-of-its-Kind IICRC Restoration Conference & CIRI Symposium



DECEMBER 8, 2015

ANSI/IICRC S520 Standard and IICRC Reference Guide Published

NOVEMBER 17, 2015

ANSI/IICRC S500 Standard and Reference Guide Published

OCTOBER 28, 2015

IICRC Announces 2015-2016 Board of Directors

OCTOBER 21, 2015

IICRC and CIRI Team Up to Help Build Cleaning and Restoration Science

OCTOBER 19, 2015

IICRC Provides Easy Access to Standards, Reference Guides and More with New Subscription Website

OCTOBER 1, 2015

IICRC Mold Remediation: What Happens After a Flood?

SEPTEMBER 29, 20115

IICRC Offers Certified Firms “Grow Your Restoration Firm” Webinar Oct. 1

AUGUST 14, 2015

IICRC Offers Tips for Combating Common Household Odors

JULY 27, 2015

IICRCA Postpones October Event to 2016

JUNE 26, 2015

ANSI/IICRC S500 Draft Substantive Changes Document Available for Fifth Public Review

MAY 19, 2015

IICRCA Offers Scholarship to North American IICRC Certified Firms

APRIL 21, 2015

Eight Common Cleaning Mistakes that Can Kill the Life of Your Carpet

MARCH 27, 2015

Revised ANSI/IICRC S100 Standard and Reference Guide Published

MARCH 18, 2015

IICRC Certification Recommended by Centers for Disease Control

MARCH 13, 2015

IICRC S520 Draft Standard Available for Public Review

MARCH 6, 2015

ANSI/IICRC S500 Draft Substantive Changes Document Available for Fourth Public Review

FEBRUARY 13, 2015

IICRC to Move Global Headquarters to Las Vegas

FEBRUARY 12, 2015

IICRC FAQ: Metacred Management Firm Transition

JANUARY 27, 2015

Five Common Misconceptions about Concrete Floor Maintenance