Posts Tagged ‘sustainability’

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Six Considerations For A Green (Vegetative) Roof

Structural factors and upkeep are among the leading items for facility decision-makers to... [...]

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BASICs Of Green Building Certification

Focus on five tasks to help simplify a potentially complex... [...]

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Question Of The Week: Health And Wellness Strategies

This aspect of sustainable facilities is moving to the... [...]

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Q&A: LEED Platinum Recertification Project

Jim Baker, facilities management director for Armstrong World Industries, shares insight into the recent recertification of his company's... [...]

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Green Guarding: A Dual Perspective

Facilities can benefit from hiring security guards trained in areas related to... [...]

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New Performance-Based Design Guide Now Available

National Institute of Building Sciences makes free tool available to the public via the... [...]

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Super Bowl XLVIII Facilities Staff Are Going Green at MetLife Stadium

The stadium's sustainable practices might not be the star of the show on February 2, but behind the scenes, the facilities staff will be carrying out a variety of green... [...]

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NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: Landfill-Free Verification from NSF Sustainability

A partnership between NSF and Sustainable Waste Solutions helps facilities divert waste from landfills, ensuring the waste is reused, recycled, or processed as waste to... [...]

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NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Biobased Xorel by Carnegie

This textile features 60% to 85% bio content derived from sugar cane plant and can be used for wallcoverings, panels, or upholstery... [...]

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Energy Star Recognizes Aggregates Production Site

In Sunol, CA, Lehigh Hanson's aggregates production site is the first of its type to achieve the Energy Star Challenge for... [...]