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Sustainability

Bulb Crusher

Air Cycle proudly manufacturers the CFL Premium Bulb Eater. Pre-crushing compact fluorescent light (CFL) bulbs can cut recycling costs by 50 percent, saving considerable money. The Premium Bulb Eater
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Chemical-free Cleaning: A Balancing Act

Cleaning should focus on the removal of unwanted matter from surfaces, not the addition of substances.
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Your Building Is Clean, Green And Dangerous: Part Two

Attempting to do good by cleaning may be causing inadvertent harm.
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xpedx expands relationship with ENERGY STAR program

CINCINNATI — xpedx has been awarded the ENERGY STAR at its locations in Hayward, California; Reno, Nevada; and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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Consumers wary of green product claims

WASHINGTON — New research indicates that eight in 10 Americans don''t believe companies are addressing all of their environmental impacts, and only 44 percent trust companies'' green claims.
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Company accused of greenwashing

WASHINGTON — Walmart''s heavily-promoted sustainability initiatives have done more to improve the company''s image than to help the environment; however, their image is called in to question as reports have surfaced of increased greenhouse gas emissions.
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Johnson Controls recognized for sustainability efforts

MILWAUKEE — SAM, a sustainability investment asset management firm, has recognized Johnson Controls as a 2012 Silver Class Sustainability Leader in SAM''s annual Sustainability Yearbook.
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Aspen Building Services introduces Aspen Nano

OKLAHOMA CITY — Aspen Building Services is excited to announce the formation of a new division, Aspen Nano.
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Smart office recycling

FORT WORTH, TX — As part of its ongoing effort to encourage facilities to expand their recycling initiatives, CFR Corporation, manufacturers of continuous recycling carpet extractors, presents their second installment of office recycling tips.
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Toilet rebates available

NEW YORK — Two years after approved legislation requiring dual-flush toilets in all new city buildings, the city Department of Environmental Protection will offer rebates to those who replace any existing older models.
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