The success of recycling programs relies heavily on occupant
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.
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.
When seeking pre-owned furniture, a little research can go a long way toward finding a suitable
These containers can be configured and reconfigured to meet current and future recycling needs.
Facilities staff call attention to recycling with a giant "N" made of plastic water
The CFL Premium is designed to crush and store up to 3,000 compact fluorescent lamps prior to
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
A new website promotes textile recycling for clothing brands, retailers, consumers, municipalities, charities, academics, and