Today’s Top News

How do indoor humidity levels affect the spread of the flu? See what this Mayo Clinic classroom study found

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

Flagship storage units with desk systemNeoCon 2018: If you want a storage system to make your workplace more organized and productive, see HON’s space-efficient solution

Look for this combo LED driver for conventional and emergency lighting, with 90 minutes of runtime

Neocon 2018: Open or private workspace? See how these award-winning steel-finish doors from Maars pivot to create an acoustic wall system

5 key trends in today’s workplace strategies — read this 10-year study

NeoCon 2018: Keep a comfortable lighting level and monitor height while standing, with Teknion’s Innovation award-winning technology

NeoCon 2018: See how Herman Miller’s Gold-winning task chair fits today’s shared workspaces by instantly adjusting to a new user

Too much smart building data and not enough time or budget to act on it? See what BuildingIQ’s fault detection service has to offer

Looking for easily serviceable sinks for a high-traffic environment? Check out Sloan’s new solid-surface vandal-resistant models

Best of NeoCon 2018 winners announced! See this year’s top furnishings, products and technology for commercial interiors

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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

Case Study

Grand Central Terminal installs commercial hand dryers, resulting in major cost savings
Reduced labor, maintenance, waste and energy are the result of installing automatic hand dryers in Grand Central Terminal

How to maximize your productivity and minimize your spend on cleaning

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

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Upcoming Events

Jun 18 - Jun 22 : Workplace Trends; Workplace Week 2018

Jun 19 - Jun 21 : Facilities Show 2018

Jun 20 - Jun 21 : IFMA Facility Fusion Canada 2018 Conference and Expo

Jun 20 - Jun 21 : West Coast Energy Management Congress (West Coast EMC) 2017

Jun 21 - Jun 23 : AIA Conference on Architecture 2018 (A’18)

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