Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. water-management articles below.
Buildings reopening following the shutdown pose a health risk that mimics COVID-19 if water systems aren't brought online properly.
The EPA has chosen the winners of its 2017 Campus Rainworks Challenge. What stormwater management strategies have you implemented to reduce runoff from your facility sites?
Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) helped New York City health officials identify the source of a Legionnaires’ disease outbreak within hours and should be considered in all outbreak investigations.
World Resources Institute and MIT Sloan School of Management have proposed a method to help pinpoint where utilities and local governments may need to fortify water management efforts.
About 3% of Legionnaires’ disease cases were determined to be “definitely associated with a healthcare facility,” with 17% of cases listed as “possibly associated.”
Reducing consumption and improving quality of this natural resource calls for a holistic, if measured, approach.
The challenges around water for facility management professionals are not going away. Learn how you can set the course for your organization.
This leak detection system helps pinpoint water leaks in plumbing lines, even when concealed by concrete, asphalt, or tile.
What do I do if my plant wants to reclaim cooling tower blowdown water and use it for the purposes of landscape irrigation?
America’s commercial and institutional facilities use 17% of the water provided by the nation’s public water supplies, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Facility professionals need to optimize their usage of this precious resource.
There are opportunities for facilities professionals to take an active approach to conservation matters.
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