Corporate recycling policies, waste management, and relamping strategies for facility managers are among the topics covered in this section.
WEB EXCLUSIVE: Recycling Fluorescent LampsJuly 8th, 2008
This Web Exclusive comes from Mark A. Ceaser of OMNI/ajax Absolute Sorbent Technologies, Inc. Throughout the country, we have seen bans and regulatory control over the exposure of the public to hazardous risks. However, one of the most overlooked dangers surrounds each of us every day. It contains potentially dangerous amounts of mercury and can be found above your desk at work, in the lamp on your child’s
Sustainable By Design: Reducing Waste, Coming And GoingFebruary 7th, 2008
Conscientious manufacturers are cutting back on shipping materials to trim waste for
FM Frequency: Relief From Green FatigueOctober 14th, 2007
Crane humorously dissects his latest energy saving project: re-lamping for fun and
Services & Maintenance: Ultimately GreenOctober 1st, 2007
Refurbishing furniture is one of the easiest, most affordable ways to shrink a facility's
Services & Maintenance: Waste Management And Ralph Waldo EmersonSeptember 27th, 2007
What does this 19th century writer have to do with
Services & Maintenance: Why Recycle Used Bulbs?August 27th, 2007
Careful lamp disposal methods can help keep harmful mercury out of the
FM Frequency: Lean Or Green?January 1st, 2007
FM Frequency Columnist Jeff Crane wonders, do facility managers really have to make a choice when trying to reconcile budgets with sustainability
Sustainable By Design: Construction ConservationMarch 1st, 2006
Successfully executing a recycling plan for construction materials requires careful planning.
Sustainable Design Trends: Green Wants YouOctober 20th, 2005
New environmental solutions help transition buildings into sustainability. From the October 2005 issue.