FMLink Newsletter — Sustainability — May 28, 2020

This Sustainability newsletter is one of a series of five specialized newsletters, supplementing our weekly general newsletter (sent on Mondays). For each of five weeks you will receive a different specialized newsletter on Thursdays or Fridays, focusing on a different FM-related area. To manage which ones you receive, click on the link below.

This newsletter covers sustainability news from April 23 through May 27, 2020.


Reopening safely — Check out AIHA’s critical guidance for enhanced cleaning and ventilation (Products and Services » Publications)

The missing link: Sustainable reuse and recycling of building products (Sustainability » FEA (Facility Engineering Associates, P.C.))
You’d be surprised by how much of a renovation project goes to the dump instead of reuse and recycling


Seek Thermal's Seek Scan automated thermal scan system enables social distancing while screening

Wondering how to screen returning workers and visitors without getting too close? See this automated thermal scan (Products and Services » Safety and Health)

See how you can use augmented reality tech to troubleshoot smart building equipment at a distance (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

Turn epoxy flooring, paints and textile sprays into virus-fighting surfaces with these new additives (Products and Services » Safety and Health)

Trouble locating disinfectant? Find out how the City of Austin is producing a healthcare-grade cleaner onsite (Contract Awards)

Want to make sure your fire extinguisher doesn’t harm your health or the environment? This one is free of toxic chemicals (Products and Services » Safety and Health)