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Despite health risks, 35 states lack specific legislation to ensure testing for lead in school drinking water, according to a new report from USGBC.


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Despite health risks, 35 states lack specific legislation to ensure testing for lead in school drinking water, according to a new report from USGBC.

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Only 15 States, DC Have Laws For Testing Lead In School Water

Despite health risks, 35 states lack specific legislation to ensure testing for lead in school drinking water, according to a new report from USGBC.

WeSuite 5.0 Sales Management Software

The WeSuite Version 5.0 sales management solution includes enhancements to the company’s flagship products, WeOpportunity and WeEstimate.

Danfoss Names EnVisioneer Of The Year Winners

Since 2010, Danfoss has recognized North American OEMs, manufacturers, building owners, municipalities, contractors, and end users employing Danfoss products for energy and environmental savings.

Friday Funny: Sleep With The Fishes

It may have cost The Godfather’s Luca Brasi his life to sleep with the fishes, but if you’ve got $50K a night you too can sleep with the fishes... and live to tell about it.

Decorating Your Facilities For The Holidays

When decorating during the holidays, there are a few things property managers should keep in mind to ensure the season is both festive and safe.

Unmanned Technology Services

Sentinel Consulting launched Unmanned Technology Planning and Design Services which will be introduced at the Unmanned Security Expo NY, November 14-15.

Question Of The Week: How Can I Prepare My Facility For Winter?

Fall is the ideal time to prepare your facility for winter weather. Routine inspections of your building from roof to foundation now can prevent costly repairs in the future

2018 International Green Construction Code Released

A result of collaboration between the International Code Council, U.S. Green Building Council, ASHRAE, and the Illuminating Engineering Society, the new IgCC aims to help governments streamline code development and adoption for improved sustainability around the world.

Boss Design Personal Workspace Solution

Mango delivers a quiet, private space for individual work and is linked to increased creativity, productivity, and well-being.

Ohio Cement Plant To Be Powered By Wind Energy

The Paulding, OH cement plant will be the first LafargeHolcim operation in North America to harness wind energy.

Investment Firm Invests In Sustainable Workplace Design

Fir Tree Partners hired Kostow Greenwood Architects for its most recent (sustainable) office upgrade in New York City.

Sodexo Serves Ronald Reagan Presidential Library And Museum

The food services and facilities management company will begin restaurant and catering operations in January 2019.

School Safety & Emergency Messaging

Ambit for Education delivers safety, emergency, and operations management using smart mobile devices to connect schools to people, wherever they are.

Data Governance: Driving Performance In The Workplace And Workforce

Data governance—the management of data quality, accessibility, usability, and security—is a critical component of facility management operations.

Protecting Data Centers Using Water Mist Fire Suppression

Water mist suppression uses less water than a traditional sprinkler system, minimizing damage to data centers in the event of a fire.

Cushman Hauler 4×4 For Facilities Work

The Hauler 4x4 series from Textron Specialized Vehicles is designed to perform the heavy lifting chores at a facility.

JVCKENWOOD Introduces KENWOOD POC LTE Devices

KWSA80K and KWSA50K extremely durable, submersion-resistant push-to-talk smartphone devices are designed for hazardous and extreme conditions.

Access Control Integration

The IndigoVision TDSi EXgarde Integration allows alarms from TDSi systems to be seamlessly combined with IndigoVision’s security management solution, giving complete video and alarm management in a single user interface.

Making Steps Sustainable

Technology that transforms pedestrian foot traffic into clean energy was demonstrated in four interactive installations across the western U.S.

Connected Restroom Management Solution

GP PRO and TOTO USA have collaborated to deliver a complete connected restroom management solution enabled by the KOLO Smart Monitoring System.

Getting A Grip On Floor Maintenance Costs And Safety Risks

Keeping dirt and grime out of your facility starts with installing the right entrance mat. Here's why having the proper walk-off is critical to safety and savings.

Friday Funny: Here Come The Holidays!

Companies are full of holiday cheer this year: Most plan to host holiday parties to end 2018, and 41 percent will spend more than last year. (Don’t even think about skipping.)

LEED Gold Recertification For Wyndham Hotels & Resorts HQ

The corporate campus in Parsippany, NJ earned LEED Gold for Commercial Interiors in 2013, and the recent recertification is coupled with an ongoing focus on ENERGY STAR performance.

Product Security Incident Response Team

Acuity Brands' PSIRT will coordinate stakeholder interests regarding security concerns that can impact connected products and cloud-based infrastructure.

The Toll Of Politics In The Workplace

Nearly all executives surveyed by Korn Ferry say they'll be happy when the U.S. mid-term elections are over. 

Safety Thermostatic Mixing Valves

Safe-T-Zone thermostatic mixing valves are engineered to regulate water temperature whenever an eyewash or emergency shower is activated.

New ColorCore®2 Compact Line From Formica

This new series of durable compact grade laminate combines durability and style, now in three new colors.

One In Four Companies Never Test Disaster Recovery Plan

Nearly 30 percent of organizations lost business revenue due to an outage in the last 12 months, according to Spiceworks study.

Co-Working Expected To Rise Dramatically

Companies project nearly one-fourth of global workforces will use co-working spaces in five years, according to recent survey.

SPHERGO POP Cleaning Tools

SPHERGO POP cleaning tools offer no-touch disposal of soiled cleaning pads to minimize cross contamination and the transmission of germs.

Modernizing Communication In The Workplace

Scandinavian Spaces and Lintex team up to offer Silk-glass, Wood Series, and Mood Fabric Mobile visual communication tools.

Energy Savings Possible With Window Film

Professionally installed window film can help reduce cooling and energy costs, improve comfort for occupants, and eliminate the need for expensive window upgrades.

CloroxPro Cleaning Products

Clorox Professional Products Company unveiled CloroxPro, a unifying new brand encompassing its healthcare and commercial cleaning products.

Trane Presents Energy Efficiency Leader Award To MA School District

The Dighton-Rehoboth Regional School District (DRRSD) in Massachusetts is improving facility conditions through a multi-year energy conservation program with Trane.

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