Posts Tagged ‘building materials’
Web Exclusive: An Age Of TransparencyJune 12th, 2014
Rooting out potentially harmful chemicals from the products they specify is increasingly important to facility managers. TFM spoke with Roger McFadden, senior scientist for Staples, Inc. about this
Building Stones Of Washington DC LandmarksFebruary 14th, 2013
This article by Ari Massefski of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) reflects on the geology that helped build Washington, DC. This information is based on a more extensive USGS publication, "Building Stones of Our Nation's Capital."
NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: Assemblies Library by Georgia-Pacific GypsumJuly 26th, 2012
Facility managers can search this database for information on wall systems and
NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: Carbon Calculator by WoodWorksFebruary 23rd, 2012
This tool is designed to estimate the carbon benefits of wood buildings, versus steel and
Revised U.S. Forest Management StandardJuly 14th, 2010
The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) recently announced revisions to its Forest Management Standard for the contiguous U.S.
NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: Georgia-Pacific Gypsum WarrantyFebruary 11th, 2010
The company has doubled the weather exposure limited warranty for its line of DensArmor Plus® interior panels from six months to 12