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ABM to Help Pennsylvania County Cut Energy Costs
June 19, 2019

ABM has secured a contract with Warren County, Penn., to implement energy and facility improvement projects in several county buildings. The contract calls for...read more


Dow Issues Sustainability Report
June 17, 2019

Dow Chemical Co. has published its 2018 sustainability report. The report details Dow’s progress in achieving its sustainability goals by 2025, which were originally...read more


CRI Extends Voluntary Product Stewardship Program
June 11, 2019

The Carpet and Rug Institute (CRI), Inc. has extended its Voluntary Product Stewardship (VPS) program for post-consumer carpet through 2020. Established in 2014,...read more


Essity Announces New Sustainability Targets
June 6, 2019

Essity recently announced additional sustainability targets as part of the company’s commitment to reduce its environmental footprint 33% by 2030.  The new...read more


England Moves to Ban Plastic Straws
May 24, 2019

U.K. Environment Secretary Michael Gove announced the country will ban the use of plastic straws, effective April 2020. The ban will also...read more


ABM to Help Georgia County Reduce Energy Costs
May 6, 2019

ABM has secured a contract with Bryan County, GA, to implement energy and facility improvement projects in several county buildings. The contract calls...read more


3M Pads Achieve Green Seal Certification
May 3, 2019

Several 3M floor pads have achieved Green Seal™ Standard GS-20 certification. Green Seals GS-20 certification recognizes cleaning products for delivering positive environmental...read more


Johnson Controls Partners With Department of Energy
April 29, 2019

Johnson Controls, Inc. has entered into a partnership with the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) National Renewable Energy Laboratories (NREL). The two organizations will...read more