Environment Articles

Articles covering the broader concept of environmental awareness, including corporate social responsibility, climate change, and other news about how facility managers can impact the environment are included.

LEED 2009 Rating System Open For Comment

The U.S Green Building Council is soliciting input on the rating system during this second public comment... ...Read More...

Life Cycle Analysis From Carlisle SynTec

The roofing materials company will calculate the return on investment for a variety of roofing... ...Read More...

Guest Commentary: What to Do About Pending "Green" Legislation

The bottom line is that green building legislation is coming—and companies, their CEOs, their SVPs of Real Estate, and their facilities managers need to get ready.... ...Read More...

Guest Commentary: What to Do About Pending “Green” Legislation

The bottom line is that green building legislation is coming—and companies, their CEOs, their SVPs of Real Estate, and their facilities managers need to get ready.... ...Read More...

Zeftron Nylon Certified Cradle To Cradle

The nylon 6 yarn system is manufactured by Shaw... ...Read More...

Falcon Waterfree Products In Beijing

The company's waterfree urinals have been installed at several Olympic venues.... ...Read More...

AstraZeneca Lab Achieves Certification

Deleware lab becomes first of its kind in state to receive gold... ...Read More...

Tool To Calculate Environmental Impact Of Tork Products

SCA Tissue is offering a free online tool that shows how using its line recycled towel and tissue products lightens environmental footprints.... ...Read More...

Fabric Treatment Designed To Be Green and Flame Retardant

The HON Company, through its new partnership with G3 Technology Innovations (G3i), LLC, is offering G3i’s GreenShield™ FR finish on its... ...Read More...

2008 Summer Olympics Begin Tonight

Over the next 16 days, millions of people will converge in the city of Beijing.... ...Read More...