Posts Tagged ‘environment’

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Accustat Independence By PSG Controls

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Accustat Independence By PSG Controls

These mercury-free thermostats use preset electronic fixed temperature set points to maintain desired comfort settings....Read More...

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: GreenShield® Module Roof System

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: GreenShield® Module Roof System

The Garland Company, Inc. recently updated its GreenShield® vegetative roof technology by introducing movable, interlocking container...Read More...

Facility Professionals Recognized By Zeftron nylon

Facility Professionals Recognized By Zeftron nylon

The first annual Zeftron nylon Sustainable Practices Award recognizes facility, architect, and design professionals who employ and use sustainable practices at work, at home, and in their...Read More...

Removing Unneeded/Dangerous Chemicals From Schools

Removing Unneeded/Dangerous Chemicals From Schools

Working with EPA’s Schools Chemical Cleanout Campaign (SC3), 11 organizations helped to remove an estimated 70,000 pounds of potentially dangerous chemicals from approximately 300...Read More...

ATAS Awarded For Part In Green Project

ATAS Awarded For Part In Green Project

The manufacturer of metal roofing and wall and ceiling panels was honored by the state of Virginia with a 2009 Governor’s Environmental Excellence Award in...Read More...

Sustainable Sites Rating System Released, Pilot Projects Sought

Sustainable Sites Rating System Released, Pilot Projects Sought

the Sustainable Sites Initiative has released the first rating system in the U.S. for the design, construction, and maintenance of sustainable landscapes, with or without...Read More...

EPA's WaterSense Releases First Commercial Building Product Spec

EPA's WaterSense Releases First Commercial Building Product Spec

This first specification focused on identifying water efficient flushing...Read More...

MIT Research Focused On Concrete, Sustainability

MIT Research Focused On Concrete, Sustainability

MIT has announced the creation of the Concrete Sustainability Hub, a research center established in collaboration with the Portland Cement Association and Ready Mixed Concrete Research & Education...Read More...

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Hotels Can See Green with LEDs

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Hotels Can See Green with LEDs

Through a program from Efficiency Vermont, the Holiday Inn Express in Brattleboro, VT retrofitted its parking lot and access road with LED...Read More...

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: GHG Inventory

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: GHG Inventory

Honeywell has introduced a Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Inventory service that measures and provides a comprehensive snapshot of an organization's verifiable GHG...Read More...