IKECA Journal – Current Issue

The IKECA Journal is a trade magazine that shares commercial kitchen exhaust cleaning news. Topics deal with best practices and innovations in the industry as well as items of interest to insurance providers, local authorities, restaurant and food service facility management and suppliers to the industry.

2019 Spring Edition Deadlines

  • The deadline for editorial content and article submissions must be received no later than February 8, 2019; all content submitted by that date will be considered by IKECA’s Editorial Review Board.  Please submit your article via email here.
  • The deadline for artwork for advertisements and artwork must be received no later than March 4, 2019, please submit via email here.
  • An email confirmation will be sent upon receipt of submissions; if you do not receive a confirmation, please contact us before the deadlines at (215) 320-3876.

2019 Editorial Submission and Advertising Information

From the current issue…

The Journal is an industry publication for cleaners, fire marshals, insurance professionals, facility management, vendors, and other interested parties in the commercial kitchen exhaust cleaning and inspection industry.As a benefit of membership, The Journal is disbursed at IKECA’s Bi-Annual conferences. The Journal Archives, which contains current and past issues is available for both members and the public.

Featured Articles, News and Tips

Load Factor on Fusible Links
Michael J. Laderoute, Globe Technologies Corporation

More than Cleaners
Lee and Geraldine Holden, The Steam Guy

Standards Matter
Brian Smith, PhD, IA Business Advisors

Koorsen Fire & Security
Tonya Hardgrove, Corporate Kitchen Fire Systems Manager

Individual Advantages: Find The “i” In Team
Mary Smith, IA Business Advisors

Do Not Trust the Sticker!
Randy Conforti, CECS, CESI, Precision Kleen, Inc.


The International Kitchen Exhaust Cleaning Association prints The IKECA Journal to provide its members and other interested parties in the commercial kitchen exhaust cleaning industry with a forum for the discussion of topics of interest to the entire industry.

The ideas and opinions expressed in the IKECA Journal are solely those of the contributors and authors and do not necessarily represent the view, positions or policies of IKECA, its members, its board of directors, officers or staff. IKECA is not responsible for any claims made in any advertisements, and does not endorse any manufacturer, supplier or vendor

The IKECA Journal is a publication of the International Kitchen Exhaust Cleaning Association. © 2011. All Rights Reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced in any form without express written consent of IKECA. For more information or to order additional copies, contact the Association.