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How to provide healthy environments & meet climate goals

Just when facility owners thought COVID-19 was coming under control and they could allow broad re-entry of tenants and occupants, the Delta variant arrived on the scene. More than twice as contagious as previous variants, Delta has refocused building owners and occupants on the importance of healthy indoor air quality, especially ventilation rates. At the same time, the U.S. and other leading industrial countries are setting aggressive carbon-reduction goals that push building owners to cut back on energy-intensive systems such as ventilation.


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BentallGreenOak & Fitwel championing healthy buildings

As a Fitwel® Champion and Industry Advisor for the Viral Response Module, BentallGreenOak is helping to ensure evolving health and wellness demands are met in Canadian real estate.» READ MORE

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»How carpet cleanliness creates confidence

Rust-Oleum Corporation was founded on the principle of producing the highest quality labour-saving coatings. Rust-Oleum Industrial Brands is dedicated specifically to meeting the diverse needs of the industrial and commercial markets, and providing solutions to problems caused by rust, heat, abrasion, chemicals, and corrosive environments.


Taking roof care to new heights

When you think about maintenance of retail, commercial, and residential buildings, the last thing many people think of is roof care. While roofs are a major component of the building envelope, if they perform properly, we rarely think about them. However, problems can grow unchecked until it’s too late and you’re left catching water dripping from the ceiling. » READ MORE

How facility managers can help to ensure a cleaner experience
Open communication from management and staff will be key to normalizing new and fast-evolving cleaning procedures. With over 3.5 billion vaccinations administered worldwide, the world is emerging from pandemic restrictions and transitioning back to “normal.” Yet, even with growing vaccine rates and new technologies, facility managers cite employee health, employee training, retention and proper cleaning products as their main concerns regarding cleaning staff.» READ MORE

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