Sustainability Articles

LEED, sustainable design, Greenwashing, Green Globes, and other sustainable facility management concepts are included in this section.

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Renewable Energy: The Power Of Reclaimed Cooking Oil

Making biodiesel for vehicles has been a focus for this material, but when properly treated, this waste product can be used to fuel a facility’s...Read More...

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Furniture Trends: The Green Scene

Carefully selected furnishings have become an essential aspect of sustainable design efforts....Read More...

Special Report: The State Of Sustainability

Special Report: The State Of Sustainability

Are facility managers ready to act? Or are they marching to the beat of a different...Read More...

Hotel Case Study: Bringing The Past Into The Present

Hotel Case Study: Bringing The Past Into The Present

A legendary Denver landmark gets a makeover while retaining its historic...Read More...

LEED Case Study: Pacific Platinum

LEED Case Study: Pacific Platinum

The Vancouver Convention Centre uses innovative environmental solutions in its award winning...Read More...

Retail Case Study: Marketable Investment

Retail Case Study: Marketable Investment

With a facility wide remodel, a Connecticut shopping mall ramps up its image along with its "green"...Read More...

Headquarters Case Study: Tasty Amenities

Headquarters Case Study: Tasty Amenities

A new building at the Campbell Soup Company combines employee services and a new main...Read More...

Government Facility Case Study: All In One

Government Facility Case Study: All In One

Blue Earth County in Minnesota steps up security, service, and sustainability with its new Justice...Read More...

LEED Facility Case Study: Sustainable Growth

LEED Facility Case Study: Sustainable Growth

The first LEED pursuit at Western Michigan University prompted changes campus...Read More...

Stadium Case Study: Going To Bat For Green

Stadium Case Study: Going To Bat For Green

Home of the Washington Nationals, the newest MLB ballpark earns LEED silver. The director of ballpark operations plans to maintain the...Read More...