Today’s Top News

New guidance on how your office or institutional furniture should perform, from BIFMA

How do sustainable building materials affect occupant comfort? See what this Saint-Gobain study revealed

Flexible computer monitor armNeoCon 2018: See how personalized Humanscale has made its award-winning monitor arms’ adjustability and task lighting

NeoCon 2018: New Keilhauer Best of Competition collection emphasizes worker flexibility and productivity by empowering the solution that works best for each individual

Find out how CBRE’s acquisition of FacilitySource will enhance its delivery of integrated FM services through analytics

Your cleaning is only as good as your checklist — see what this healthcare study found

Would your facilities pass The Comfort Test? Check out this new analytics service to improve building performance in portfolios

NeoCon 2018: Find out how this self-cleaning exterior paint from Sherwin-Williams can help avoid costly repaints and frequent cleaning

NeoCon 2018: “Space-as-a-service” — see how this Gold-winning enclosed workspace brings privacy with connectivity to commercial and public spaces

If you want to reduce paper towel and toilet clogging, take a look at these sleek new dispensers

IFMA is pursuing these 4 strategic goals to shape the future of FM around the world in the midst of its leadership change

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Featured Articles

Responsible recycling
How facilities can react positively to the China recycling ban—lessons to be learned for all who recycle

Vapor intrusion: Dangers, the EPA and potential liabilities

The FAQs on CMMS
How to find the right maintenance management system

Benchmarking utility best practices to reduce utility consumption
How to apply benchmarking to identify the best practices most likely to reduce utility consumption in your building

Talent: Commercial real estate’s other sustainability issue
Find good candidates for jobs through an industry pipeline from colleges and outside industries

The economics of sustainable facilities – Why making buildings last longer may be the most sustainable thing to do

Workplace resilience when a disaster strikes—Strategic questions to keep the workplace productive
Aligning your workplace strategy with your business resilience plan; a checklist in the event your site must be shut down

Standard operating procedures for ductwork systems
Reduce energy costs and streamline operations at little-to-no cost of capital funds, depending on the ductwork system you have

Figure 1 – Total utility cost per GSF Filter: Type of facility (Office) Provided courtesy of FM BENCHMARKINGBenchmarking utility costs for service providers – Part 2
Using best practices to drive utility costs downward

How to maximize your productivity and minimize your spend on cleaning

A touchy subject
Discover a new coating to fight off bacteria from touchscreens

Case Study

Improve work flow by creating opportunities for connection across the office
See how Tavistock raised its workplace effectiveness score by 25 percentage points

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Jun 27 : WORKTECH18 Munich

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