Steelcase commissioned first-ever test on how the SARS-CoV-2 virus behaves on contract surface materials commonly found in offices.
The Textile ID product portfolio can identify and track textiles such as linens, work wear, mats, mops, etc., along their entire life cycle.
This collection establishes a bi-circular textile economy model whereby polyester fabric, at the end of its useful life, can flow through either a biological or technical cycle—keeping plastic out of our oceans and landfills.
Designtex 5x5, A Crypton Collection features five contemporary artists whose work is translated into five patterns in five colorways each, digitally printed onto Crypton-backed upholstery textiles.
West Elm 3.0 is a textiles collection inspired by trends seen in retail and is designed to be layered.
Vinylife is an enhanced biodegradable PVC now available with Pro-Tech ink and stain protectant.
Several recent textile and fabric product releases are featured in this latest post.
The Ink collection follows in the footsteps of the grammar wall covering collection, which debuted five years ago and consisted of patterns based on a series of overlapping, intermingling letters.
This is the first partnership for HBF Textiles with any furniture manufacturer.
Preventing patients from developing infections should be a prime concern for all involved in the health care facility. One strategy facility managers can take...
Implementing and communicating cleaning protocols is one key area for facility management to focus on as building occupants return.
The Quick collection of upholstered screens present a way to carve out private, protected spaces within open-plan environments.
APJeT has achieved 99.9999% kill rates of surrogate human coronavirus with its new air plasma technology, available in four solutions.
A provider of smart waste and recycling monitoring for more than 30 years, OnePlus Systems has a new name as it continues to expand its intelligent container monitoring and analytics solutions.
Across the U.S., tent and other membrane structures have been set up for outdoor dining and other customer service. Here's what you need to know to help keep these spaces safe.
Pro-Tech Plus, a bleach cleanable, water-based ink and denim protectant, is now available for all Otratex collections.
Duvaltex merges True, Victor, and Teknit brands under Duvaltex brand.
Designtex and Hologenix, LLC announced the launch of Designtex Celliant upholstery, a proprietary upholstery textile backing used in built environments that can recycle a person’s energy, providing a boost and improving wellbeing.
A survey from Manpower Group reports majority of respondent employers plan to increase or maintain headcount as a result of automation.
Alta textile performance technology is bonded directly to AIS seating fabrics to preserve fabric aesthetics and improve the life of upholstered seating products.
PPG Paints has chosen Night Watch as the 2019 Color of the Year.
How do you incorporate biophilia — a connection to nature — into a facility? Here are four strategies that are easier than you may think.
Over the next several weeks, the two-artist team DeeJon will captivate building occupants as they create 3-D art in the lobby of this Class A building.
Yosemite simulates stone in an affordable vinyl wall covering without formaldehyde, phenol, brominated flame retardants or phthalates.
Nouvex is an antimicrobial additive technology clinically proven to be effective against bacteria as well as select viruses and fungi.
Canon offers three Colex Sharpcut flatbed cutter models to serve markets requiring automatic knife cutting, creasing, and routing operations.
The Wallcoverings Association has created a new handy and easy-to-use educational piece to help specifiers and students learn more about wallcoverings.
The Out of Africa Collection is a line of rugs handwoven with only certified organic fibers.
The 2017 FM Global Resilience Index from commercial property insurer FM Global probes business vulnerabilities in nearly 130 nations.
Jabbrrbox is an on demand private office that can be used for conference calls, lengthy projects, or productive, hyper-focused work.
Inspired by printmakers and their centuries-old processes, Wolf-Gordon’s new Contract 02 collection has been released in conjunction with the company’s 50th anniversary.
Spring-loaded laundry carts promote ergonomic positioning of linens, laundry, textiles, and other goods for easy, safe access to materials.
Though restroom and other domestic purposes use more water, laundry is a far more viable target for water and energy savings.
These room dividers delineate open space, block sound, optimize daylighting, and provide workplace privacy while encouraging collaboration.
Located in Houston, Christian Brothers Automotive Company’s new headquarters building needed help to combat the harsh Texas summers.
An abundance of choices provides options for facility managers to meet the practical and aesthetic needs of their organizations.
In this New Orleans hospitality case study, a hotel renovation blends 21st century amenities with historic preservation.
The use of technology can help facility managers address a number of issues in the workplace, including everything from life safety to vibration control. Read this issue to find out more.
Process Cleaning for Healthy Schools (PC4HS) is providing guidance on handling potential PCB-containing dust in academic environments.
A new complex on a community college campus in Menifee, CA was built to last. From the July 2013 issue.