Posts Tagged ‘Recycling’
FM Alert: Making Waves At Shedd AquariumJuly 9th, 2014
Bob Wengel, vice president of facilities at the John G. Shedd Aquarium and 2012 TFM Facility Executive of the Year, writes on the strides the facility is making in sustainability.
Greener Office PracticesAugust 8th, 2012
How facilities dispose of printer cartridges and other office supplies has an impact on the environment, for better or worse. Reusing and recycling printer cartridges can help reduce waste that goes to landfills. Cartridge World, a specialty retailer of ink and toner printer cartridges, notes the following statistics concerning the impact of these items. It takes about a gallon of oil to make a new laser cartridge.
Services & Maintenance: The Right FitJune 13th, 2012
When seeking pre-owned furniture, a little research can go a long way toward finding a suitable
NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Transition-Ready Recycling Station by CleanRiverMay 29th, 2012
These containers can be configured and reconfigured to meet current and future recycling needs.
Earth Week At U of Nevada, RenoApril 20th, 2012
Facilities staff call attention to recycling with a giant "N" made of plastic water
NEW PRODUCT FLASH: CFL Premium Bulb Eater by Air CycleApril 3rd, 2012
The CFL Premium is designed to crush and store up to 3,000 compact fluorescent lamps prior to
Services & Maintenance: Breaking It DownFebruary 23rd, 2012
A pile mentality doesn't cut it when it comes to handling waste. Ensuring materials do not unnecessarily end up in a landfill is a prime goal of a waste management
Textile Recycling Is Another AvenueJanuary 6th, 2012
A new website promotes textile recycling for clothing brands, retailers, consumers, municipalities, charities, academics, and
University’s “Dashboard” Highlights Energy UseNovember 18th, 2011
At Fairfield University in Connecticut, visual displays show energy usage in students'