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Green Roofs for Healthy Cities Announces Awards of Excellence Winners
Green Roofs for Healthy Cities has announced the eight winners of its 2015 Awards of Excellence.
A survey of more than 1,000 U.S. adults found that two-thirds would use some type of food and household product if it were available as an aerosol: chocolate was the most popular food item.
The Chemical Safety and Drinking Water Protection Act of 2014 (S. 1961) would amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to require states to regulate chemical storage facilities.
For lamp recycling, this new mail-back box design provides a simpler, safer approach for facility managers.
An online resource provides real world examples of how facility managers can make a difference on energy and greenhouse gas emissions.
Tune in at 12:00 pm CST on Wednesday, June 22 for a free webinar as Joe Day, senior account executive at Air Cycle, explains...
This program enables facility managers to install solar energy projects without making an initial capital investment in the equipment.
Opening this spring, the operation will serve the South Florida region.
The cleaning product provider has revamped its online ROI calculator tools.
In October 2010, 77 colleges and universities took up the EPA's challenge to reduce waste at one of their home football games.
Facility managers should keep six guidelines to keep in mind, and access research results from Department of Energy CALiPER program.
Morrison Residence Hall at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill won Energy Star's first National Building Competition.
Today is America Recycles Day, an event aimed at having individuals and organizations focus on their recycling actions.
Since Fall 2009, Elizabethtown College has been using a food waste treatment strategy that saves water and reduces waste hauling costs.
The company's office building in Scarborough, ME now uses about 30% less energy than office buildings of similar size.
Under the terms of the agreement, certain Siemens branches in North America can undergo training to become certified to sell, install, and service Aircuity OptiNet systems.
The IFMA Foundation and ASBE have produced a free white paper titled A Comprehensive Guide to Water Conservation: The Bottom Line Impacts, Challenges and Rewards.
The U.S. EPA has recognized four WaterSense partners for exceptional efforts in promoting water efficiency and WaterSense labeled products during 2009.
The DEFINITY PAR38 LED lightbulb from Lighting Science Group is the industry's first LED bulb to receive the ENERGY STAR label. The bulb is...
The company is the first commercial-sector sponsor of the Recycling Organizations of North America.
An recent expansion to its Kirkcaldy, Scotland facility aims to reduce lead times for its MCT product significantly.
Engineering practices such as building information modeling (BIM), geothermal, and combined cooling, heating, and power were highlighted in the winning entries in the 2010 ASHRAE Student Design Competition.
TD Bank is participating in a program to ensure a portion of paper used at its facilities is recycled and reused.
NSF International and the National School Supply and Equipment Association (NSSEA) are working on this tool to certify health, safety, and environmental aspects of products and equipment for educational settings.
GAF’s Cobra® Ridge Vent plant, located in the northern Atlanta suburb of Cumming, GA, is a bright, highly automated, state-of-the-art facility — the type...
This carpet collection is Cradle to Cradle certified and can help to earn LEED points.
The company has put in place a team of specialists to counsel facility managers on how its recyclable entryway matting solution can serve their buildings.
The International Environmental Alliance (IEA) provides full service waste management, recycling, and diversion services for facilities of all types and sizes.
The Professional Grounds Management Society will present its E. Earl Wilson Award to Jeffrey Bourne of the Montgomery County (MD) Department of Recreation.
Daimer Industries Inc., a Woburn, MA- based supplier of cleaning products, has introduced Eco-Green® Adhesive & Ink Remover for Public Works operations. This industrial...