Posts Tagged ‘EPA’

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Indoor Air Quality Trends: Take A Deep Breath

There are many benefits to improving facility indoor air quality (IAQ). But how can facility managers get it...Read More...

EPA WaterSense Turns Focus On Outdoors

EPA WaterSense Turns Focus On Outdoors

Irrigation controllers will be the first outdoor product eligible to earn the EPA program's...Read More...

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October 2011 Issue (Volume 24, Number 10)

Water conservation measures are no longer the stuff of science fiction books or disaster films. The pressure is on for large consumers to cut...Read More...

New Service Spotlight: Refrigerant Reclaim Centers from DuPont

New Service Spotlight: Refrigerant Reclaim Centers from DuPont

The Refrigerant Reclaim Centers offer programs that are flexible and convenient to help facility managers (fms) manage their recovered...Read More...

EPA Recognizes Strides In Green Chemistry

EPA Recognizes Strides In Green Chemistry

The 16th annual Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Awards seek out chemical technologies that further pollution...Read More...

Poor Brownfields Assessments Could Lead To Revoked Funds

Poor Brownfields Assessments Could Lead To Revoked Funds

The EPA OIG reviewed a random sample of 35 brownfield-assessment reports prepared under the EPA Brownfields Assessment Grant program and found that not even one report complied with all AAI...Read More...

Highlights From The TFM Forum: Energy And Sustainability

Highlights From The TFM Forum: Energy And Sustainability

After the ENERGY STAR discussion, TFM Forum attendees participated in one-on-one meetings with a select group of product and service providers to discuss the solutions available to improve upon their energy and sustainability...Read More...

Fluorescent Lighting Fixtures, Pre-1979

Fluorescent Lighting Fixtures, Pre-1979

The EPA has released recommended steps to take for schools with older lighting fixtures in order to reduce potential exposures to harmful levels of PCBs. The guidance — part of EPA’s efforts to address potential PCB exposures in schools — is based on evidence that the older ballasts contain PCBs that can leak when the ballasts fail,...Read More...

Game Day Challenge To Reduce Waste

Game Day Challenge To Reduce Waste

In October 2010, 77 colleges and universities took up the EPA's challenge to reduce waste at one of their home football...Read More...

EPA Advises On Bedbug Pesticides

EPA Advises On Bedbug Pesticides

The federal agency is involved in activities to assist in managing the bedbug problem....Read More...