Posts Tagged ‘environment’

Handling Mercury Containing Lamps

Handling Mercury Containing Lamps

In an exclusive interview with TFM, Mark Tibbetts, who directs NEMA's recycling initiatives through www.lamprecycle.org, answered questions about developments in lamp...Read More...

Houston Airport Receives Grant, Will Tackle Emissions

Houston Airport Receives Grant, Will Tackle Emissions

Two grants awarded through the FAA's Airport Improvement Program will allow for the purchase and installation of new solar panels, heaters, and chillers at George Bush Intercontinental Airport...Read More...

EPA Looks At Airport Deicing

EPA Looks At Airport Deicing

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has proposed a new rule that would make deicing practices on aircraft and at airport runways more environmentally friendly while maintaining operational...Read More...

Hospitality Group Joins EPA Program

Hospitality Group Joins EPA Program

Accor North America has joined the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) National Partnership for Environmental Priorities...Read More...

U.S. Postal Service Gets Green Award

U.S. Postal Service Gets Green Award

The government agency then recognized Cleanwise LLC, a division of Network Services Company, for contributing to its winning the award....Read More...

Kimball Products Certified To BIFMA Standard

Kimball Products Certified To BIFMA Standard

Products can be awarded a level 1, level 2, or level 3 compliance mark based on their contribution and points...Read More...

Is Your School A Breath Of Fresh Air?

Is Your School A Breath Of Fresh Air?

Give your facilities a chance to be recognized by the EPA's IAQ TfS Awards...Read More...

Clinton Climate Initiative Focuses on City Infrastructure

Clinton Climate Initiative Focuses on City Infrastructure

The program will support the development of large-scale urban projects that demonstrate cities can grow in ways that are “climate...Read More...

Jury Splits Verdict in Duke Energy Environmental Case

Jury Splits Verdict in Duke Energy Environmental Case

In this case, the EPA alleged that Cinergy, which merged with Duke Energy in 2006, undertook six power plant upgrades in Indiana and Ohio without installing modern pollution...Read More...

City of Houston Deploys New Brownfield Inventory System

City of Houston Deploys New Brownfield Inventory System

The City of Houston has deployed a customized brownfield inventory system to make its efforts to remediate and redevelop environmentally contaminated properties more...Read More...