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JLL publishes 2017 sustainability highlights

JLL has published its latest Sustainability Highlights Report which unveils how much progress it has made towards its 2020 sustainability targets. The report shows that JLL has made strong progress in 2017 with its sustainability strategy ‘Building a Better Tomorrow’ ...

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Zero carbon buildings

David Clark, Partner at international engineering and sustainable building consultancy, Cundall in Sydney, and principal author of the first Green Star rating tool in Australia, suggests ways that office tenants can still aim to become a zero-carbon business This is ...

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Trash talk

A strategic approach to waste can reduce costs, increase recycling and even generate new income. Leading waste suppliers describe how they can help clients manage their waste more efficiently NATHAN GRAY HEAD OF SUSTAINABILITY, HELISTRAT Waste is a resource that can ...

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Leaders in sustainable refuse sacks at The Manchester Cleaning Show

RPC bpi refuse, one of Europe’s leading manufacturers of refuse sacks, is exhibiting at The Manchester Cleaning Show 2018, between 11-12 April on Stand A05. The business supports the circular economy by preserving the environment by up-cycling plastic material and ...

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Mitie bags IFM deal with Co-op

Mitie has been awarded a three-year integrated facilities management (IFM) contract with the Co-op to deliver cleaning, landscaping, engineering, security, front of house, catering and waste services. Mitie’s new contract supersedes multiple existing separate facilities contracts and will provide both ...

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Greater value can be gained from a different approach to measuring sustainability in FM

Most stakeholders are converging towards the need to monetise sustainability. But with so many criteria to measure, the FM industry lacks guidance on how it should approach the task. The SFMI has found that there is a balance required between ...

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Local enterprise

Sara Bean visits the Wellington Place development in Leeds, where the mix of corporate occupiers and small local businesses is creating a unique community vibe Last year, a report by real estate advisory business GVA Grimley argued that Leeds City Region ...

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Cistermiser Keraflo aiming for a bigger splash as it declares ‘Our World is Water’

Cistermiser Keraflo, the leading intelligent washroom controls and water efficiency specialist, has unveiled a new brand corporate identity as it gears up for growth with an extended and enhanced product portfolio. The bold new logo styling reflects a dynamic approach ...

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Powering ahead

Facilities managers can now choose from an array of advanced low-carbon technologies and energy storage solutions, says Robert Styles, business development manager at Norvento UK   The built environment is widely recognised as a major source of greenhouse gas emissions, with ...

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Sodexo earns top spot for sustainability

Sodexo has reinforced its position as one of the most sustainable companies in the world by earning Gold Class distinction in RobecoSAM’s annual Sustainability Yearbook 2018. The Awards recognise companies that through their Corporate Responsibility efforts are acting to help ...

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