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The new standard will make it easier for buyers to identify green insulation products that work and protect human as well as environmental health.


The new standard will make it easier for buyers to identify green insulation products that work and protect human as well as environmental health.

FM Alert: Green Seal Launches New Architectural Insulation Standard

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Question Of The Week: How To Implement A Successful Campus Recycling Program

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One of the biggest challenges facing colleges and universities is how to get students engaged in the campus recycling program.


Better Buildings Challenge Energy Savings Exceed $1.3B

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Since 2011, Better Buildings Challenge partners and energy efficiency commitments have tripled, resulting in energy cost savings that exceed $1.3 billion and the avoidance of 100 million tons of harmful carbon emissions.


Four Types Of Concrete Damage And How To Address Them

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The type of damage you see on your concrete is often a clue as to how it occurred in the first place. Proper diagnosing of the problem can help you determine how best to fix it, and how soon you need to address it.


Question of the Week: How Can I Protect Employees From Zika Virus?

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Zika virus has the potential to spread anywhere that mosquitoes capable of spreading the virus are found, according to OSHA and NIOSH.


Workshop Helps Communities Reach Energy Goals

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Second Georgetown University Energy Prize workshop focuses on helping communities save energy and reduce carbon emissions while competing for $5 million.



EPA Honors Winners of 2015 Campus RainWorks Challenge

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The challenge engages college and university students in reinventing the nation’s water infrastructure and developing green infrastructure systems to reduce stormwater pollution and build resilience to climate change.


DFW First U.S. Airport To Receive Climate Leadership Award

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Dallas Fort Worth International Airport is the first U.S. airport to receive the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Climate Leadership Award for Greenhouse Gas Management.