Resource pages for "Waste Management"-related posts for facility managers (FMs), building operations professionals and decision-makers in all industry sectors.
This certification is administered by Green Business Certification, Inc. (GBCI), which acquired the system from the U.S. Zero Waste Business Council in 2016.
For 30 years, this provider of sustainable waste and energy solutions has operated an Energy-from-Waste facility for this county in the northwest U.S.
Under the U.S. EPA Sustainable Materials Management Program, federal facilities managers track data in two of six categories for one year.
Eight Las Vegas properties in the MGM Resorts International portfolio have earned the highest level of this certification from the Green Building Initiative.
Designed to withstand extreme outdoor conditions, this waste and recycling product line offers a variety of options for facility exteriors.
This manufacturer of recycling, compost, and waste containers has developed a free recycling and waste collection analytics software application that provides facility management useful insight into waste management activities.
At the Minnesota Twins stadium, cups and other concession related products will be kept out of landfill with the help of a partnership with Eco-Products, Inc.
This document highlights the results that a number of facility management teams at convention centers, sports venues, performing arts centers, and other public assembly spaces have achieved through the use of LEED green building rating system.
A new tool within ENERGY STAR Portfolio enables facility executives to quantify waste.
The February 2017 issue features the 2017 Facility Executive Of The Year. Plus, a look at in-building cellular, waste management, the building envelope, emergency preparedness, flooring, and our annual Readers’ Choice Awards.
The first technology company to achieve Zero Waste Facility Certification, Microsoft diverts 90 percent waste from its global headquarters.
Participants in the most recent Challenge included grocers, restaurants, educational institutions, sports and entertainment venues and more.
Recycling programs and requirements have been in place for decades. An emerging area impacting facility management is the handling of organic waste.
The EHD Bin Dumper can empty material directly from a container into production, recycling, or waste handling equipment.
In September 2014, Diamond announced that it had achieved zero manufacturing waste to landfill status, becoming the first American-owned folding carton manufacturer to do so.
Recycling the volume and variety of materials used in facilities requires planning and communication.
Your trash may be treasure for some other organization...or vice versa!
April 22, 2014, marks the 44th anniversary of Earth Day ― a day intended to inspire awareness and appreciation for the Earth's natural environment.
Processing organic waste for a second purpose can significantly reduce what goes to landfill.
One facility manager is looking for ways to eliminate hauling fees for recycling.