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.

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...

TCP, Inc. Joins CBS And EcoMedia To "Green" Schools In Three U.S. Cities

Three cities participating in program designed to make schools greener while teaching kids about the... ...Read More...

TCP, Inc. Joins CBS And EcoMedia To “Green” Schools In Three U.S. Cities

Three cities participating in program designed to make schools greener while teaching kids about the... ...Read More...

EPA Focuses On Recently Acquired Facilities

An interim policy offers incentives to new owners who correct environmental violations at recently acquired regulated... ...Read More...

New Survey Shows Green Cleaning Not Threatened

Despite the economic slow down, companies have not turned their backs on using green cleaning... ...Read More...

USGBC Announces Certification Bodies For LEED

As the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) continues the development of the next version of its LEED rating system, the group announced this week the certification bodies for LEED. These entities are: * ABS Quality Evaluations, Inc. * BSI Management Systems America, Inc. * Bureau Veritas North America, Inc. * DNV Certification * Intertek * KEMA-Registered Quality, Inc. * Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance Inc. * NSF-International Strategic... ...Read More...