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With global water demand for manufacturing expected to increase by 400 percent by 2050, Dow contends that organizations seeking to remain in business must use this scarce resource more efficiently.


With global water demand for manufacturing expected to increase by 400 percent by 2050, Dow contends that organizations seeking to remain in business must use this scarce resource more efficiently.

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Dow Wins U.S. Water Prize

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JLL Creates Workplace Of The Future At Revamped HQ

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When complete in spring 2017, JLL’s corporate headquarters will incorporate the latest strategies in workplace design, including many of the best practices it already uses in its work for clients and features inspired by direct input from its workforce.


FM Alert: ASHRAE, AIA Look To Future Of Energy Efficiency

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Building on past outreach, ASHRAE and the American Institute of Architects (AIA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding, committing them to working together in a variety of built environment areas.



Alliance Promotes Health And Well-being In The Workplace

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Delos™ and Lendlease have announced their collaboration to advance the WELL Core & Shell Certification and pre-Certification programs as a pathway to WELL ready workplaces.


World Water Day Infographic: Advancing A Circular Economy

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Almost half the world’s workers —1.5 billion people — work in water related sectors and nearly all jobs depend on water and those that ensure its safe delivery, according to the United Nations. So, it’s no surprise that the theme for today’s World Water Day is “Water and Jobs.”


Question Of The Week: Water Conservation Tips

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The Alliance for Water Efficiency has provided a comprehensive list of water conservation tips for commercial, industrial, and institutional water use.


SmartStart Program Incentivizes Hotel To Upgrade To LED Lighting

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After learning about financial incentives provided by New Jersey’s Clean Energy Program, the Holiday Inn Hasbrouck Heights-Meadowlands realized that substantial improvements to the hotel’s energy efficiency would be cost effective.


Subway Station Is First To Earn LEED® Silver Rating

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Designed as a demonstration of an environmentally responsible 21st century rail transit center, the MTA’s Fulton Center is the first subway hub in New York to achieve a LEED® rating.


Five Things To Consider When Starting A Predictive Maintenance Program

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Predictive maintenance is the practice of measuring a machine’s actual condition to determine maintenance schedules rather than waiting and hoping things will be okay until the next scheduled maintenance.