Posts Tagged ‘EPA’

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...

EPA Lists Its Top 50 Green Power Purchasers

EPA Lists Its Top 50 Green Power Purchasers

Top purchasers in the EPA Green Power Partnership program are using more than 12 billion kilowatt hours (kWh) of green power...Read More...

EMCOR Recognized By EPA

EMCOR Recognized By EPA

The company's Construction Services in Indiana was recently named an Energy Star Service and Product Provider (SPP)...Read More...

EPA Monitors Air Outside Schools

EPA Monitors Air Outside Schools

The year old initiative monitors air quality surrounding a selection of schools around the United...Read More...