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The company donated $100K for development of safety standards regarding the use of mildly flammable, low-GWP refrigerants.


The company donated $100K for development of safety standards regarding the use of mildly flammable, low-GWP refrigerants.

Johnson Controls Supports Low-GWP Refrigerant Research

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FM Alert: OSHA Reminds Employers To Protect Workers From Fireworks Dangers

fireworks and pyrotechnics

As July 4th plans kick into high gear, OSHA is urging employers in the fireworks and pyrotechnics industry to protect their workers. Last year, two workers were killed and four injured in an explosion at an Alabama fireworks manufacturing facility.




FM Alert: Next Installment Of ADA Standards Guide Available

ADA Standards

The new material, which covers Chapter 5 of the standards, features an animation and technical bulletins on accessible parking and passenger loading zones, and includes a technical bulletin on stairways.






FM Alert: USGBC Launches New LEED Pilot Credit For Building Materials

building materials

The pilot credit seeks to reward manufacturers who perform hazard and exposure assessments that can serve as a basis for developing products designed to minimize human health impacts.