Posts Tagged ‘EPA’

WaterSense Suggests Sprinkler Spruce-Up For Spring

A leak about as small as the tip of a ballpoint pen (or 1/32nd of an inch) can waste about 6,300 gallons of water per month. As the weather warms up and facility managers concentrate their attention on landscaping, sprinkler systems should come under...Read More...

University initiatives have resulted in big cost-saving dividends. (Photo: Texas A&M)

Texas A&M Attaining Multi-Million-Dollar Savings Efficiencies, Recycling Efforts

At the university, water consumption and greenhouse gas emissions are markedly lower and environmentally friendly methods of waste management have significantly increased the percentage of solid waste material that is recycled and kept out of the landfill....Read More...

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EPA Recognizes Healthcare and Higher Ed CHP

Combined heat and power (CHP) systems, also known as cogeneration, simultaneously produces electricity and useful heat from a single energy source — increasing energy...Read More...

Water Is Your Business

The National Association of Water Companies and U.S. Chamber of Commerce launch a campaign for leaders, businesses, and the public to make the case for water infrastructure...Read More...

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Sick Building Syndrome May Be Linked To Migraines

Office workers may suffer more intense migraines and more frequent headaches due to an uncomfortable indoor environment, more commonly known as sick building syndrome, says a new report from Ball State...Read More...

Pac-12 Takes Top Honors In EPA Energy Competition

Pac-12 Takes Top Honors In EPA Energy Competition

The Pac-12 had an annual green power usage of more than 228 million kWh annually, which is equivalent to avoiding the carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from the electricity use of more than 19,500 average American homes for one...Read More...

Inaugural Climate Leadership Awards

Inaugural Climate Leadership Awards

The U.S. EPA, ACCO, C2ES, and TCR have recognized one individual and 20 organizations for pollution reduction...Read More...

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: Formaldehyde & VOC Testing From LA Testing

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: Formaldehyde & VOC Testing From LA Testing

LA Testing is a provider of formaldehyde and volatile organic compound (VOC) testing services and products to professionals and the general...Read More...

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Professional Development: Greenhouse Gas Audits

EPA's requirement to report emissions may be coming to your...Read More...

EPA Approves Latest Refrigerant Substitutes

EPA Approves Latest Refrigerant Substitutes

The three hydrocarbon substances can be used in small commercial refrigerators and...Read More...