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More than 90 percent of Americans agree that greater investments should be put toward upgrading U.S. public school buildings, according to a new poll from U.S. Green Building Council.
Chicago’s iconic Merchandise Mart, one of the world’s largest commercial buildings and wholesale design centers, will install Johnson Controls’ distributed energy storage technology.
The launch of LEED v4 has led applicators and specifiers to look for paints and coatings that meet updated requirements and provide top-notch performance.
Energy and water upgrades at San Francisco City Hall are cornerstones of its recent LEED Platinum certification.
Facility management executives can create resilient facilities by employing green strategies to combat extreme weather.
Carnegie Hall is one of a limited but distinguished number of century-old buildings to achieve LEED certification.
New research from DTZ and Kingsley Associates confirms the belief that sustainability impacts how building occupants perceive their workplace.
Consistency will benefit the environment, code compliance, facility management professionals, builders, and designers.
When the program began, the annual recycling rate was 15%. Now the entire complex is recycling 60% of the two million pounds of waste generated on average each year.
Even the best laid sustainability initiatives can be foiled by unaware, unresponsive, or just plain unwilling occupants.