Posts Tagged ‘sustainability’

NSF Recognizes Wallcoverings Distributor

TRI-KES of Dallas, TX is the first to be qualified as a sustainable wallcovering source under a new NSF... ...Read More...

Davies Office First Remanufacturer To Be BIFMA level Certified

The company was recently recognized by BIFMA's level certification for sustainable practices in remanufacturing furniture panel... ...Read More...

New Research Highlights American and British Outlooks on Economic Recovery, Tenant Drivers

Despite remaining optimistic about the economic outlook, U.S. property professionals conversely voiced less confidence in the market than their British... ...Read More...

Poll Reveals Majority of Americans Support Federal Investment in Green Schools

The survey found that one in three of those surveyed said the majority of U.S. schools are in "poor" shape. Only 6% said U.S. schools are in "excellent"... ...Read More...

New Service Spotlight: Solar Power Purchase Program from Siemens

Focused toward public sector facility managers, Siemens has a program offering solar energy projects without having to make an initial capital investment in solar... ...Read More...

September 19-23: World Green Building Week

Each year during the third week of September, Green Building Councils and their members mark this occasion with events and activities that reflect the diversity of their cultures and... ...Read More...

Defining a Sustainable Roof

In roofing, what is sustainable? Are we achieving it if we paint our black roofs white to save... ...Read More...

New Service Spotlight: Remote Energy Management Service from Schneider Electric

Previously branded as EnergyView Online, Remote Energy Management is a hosted solution that enables users to save energy from anywhere and at any time.... ...Read More...

World Workplace First Look

In addition to a conference offering more than 60 educational sessions and keynote presentations, the event will feature an expo as well as governmental agencies including the U.S. State Department and General Services... ...Read More...

RECAP: World FM Day 2011

“It was hard to stay focused last Thursday, World FM Day, as I was teaching a class at IFMA HQ in Houston, TX. I kept wanting to sneak a peek at the Tweets or check the different event links across the globe," said Teena Shouse, Global FM chair. Check out these highlights from last week's... ...Read More...