Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. restrooms articles below.
Facility manager wants to know the pros and cons of using waterless urinals and eco-friendly toilets in a refurbishing project.
In a rush to find ways to reduce consumption, the city of Beverly Hills, CA is paying $500 to any business that purchases and installs a waterless urinal.
With its high-end look, this restroom fixture features soap dispensers, faucets, hand dryers, and sink basin.
OSHA and the National Center for Transgender Equality form an alliance to protect the safety and health of transgender workers.
A good number of women and men report they use evasive maneuvers to avoid coming in contact with germs in a public restroom.
In a new survey, professionals dish the dirt behind public bathroom cleaning.
This automated lighting system for restrooms enables facility patrons to see from a distance which restroom stalls are occupied.
Many big name fast food franchises like Starbucks and McDonald's are installing waterless urinals as a resource conservation measure.
With all of their restroom experience, most facility managers know that their fixtures have hidden talents—some pipes can make music under the right conditions. Toilets have been known to hum when flushed, but those sounds are fairly difficult to manipulate. On the other hand, faucets can do impressive things.
Back in 2010, Charmin placed 20 deluxe stalls in the heart of this tourist area to make it a little easier for New Yorkers and visitors alike.
Featuring a small footprint, SofPull Mini is ideal for restrooms with limited space. The spread of germs is also reduced because the tissue is enclosed.
Cintas’ annual “Bowl Game” is back—recognizing “top 10 places to go—when you’ve got to go”—as the company kicks off its 12th annual America's Best Restroom contest.
This away-from-home product is designed to minimize hand contamination by killing 99.99% of harmful bacteria almost instantly.
Featuring four models, this collection of solar powered, sensor activated, water efficient flushometers from Sloan are now available in a concealed, vandal resistant version.
One innovative and mobile app enabled device could provide a place for people to relieve themselves outside while turning a nuisance (public urination) into a nutrient for hungry bamboo biofilters.
With Global Handwashing Day, just around the corner (October 15), a new survey reveals insight into Americans’ handwashing habits and it's not pretty. Consumer awareness of the importance of hand hygiene is grossly exaggerated, according to the survey findings.
A life cycle assessment conducted by a Massachusetts-based university found the Dyson Airblade™ hand dryer to be the most sustainable way to dry hands.
Rededicated in 2009, the Oklahoma State University football stadium shows school spirit throughout.
Specs on the manufacturer's vitreous china fixtures are now available to users of Allied Technical Services