Planet First, provider of The Planet Mark in partnership with the Eden Project has joined forces with ThisWeekinFM an online information & weekly news service for Corporate Real Estate, Support Services and Facilities professionals to embed and underline the importance of sustainability in the Facilities Management sector.
Planet First will drive sustainability into the core of ThisWeekinFM to inform Facilities Managers about sustainability and energy management. Providing monthly articles for the service, Planet First will begin with the basics of sustainability and dissect the buzz words before delving into some of the problems that Facilities Professionals are currently facing. This will help them to improve sustainability in their workplace whilst promoting their efforts to help win business.
“Working with ThisWeekinFM gives Planet First an exciting opportunity to explore the narrative behind the work that Facilities Professionals do towards sustainability. This partnership creates an exciting opportunity for a flow of information into a sector that can really make an impact on sustainability in businesses.” Steve Malkin – Planet First
The Planet Mark for business helps organisations of all sizes to save money, win business and engage their employees with the aim of reducing energy, carbon emissions, water and waste. The combination of people, communication and technology creates awareness and encourages action.
ThisWeekinFM is designed for all those individuals, companies and associations responsible for creating, upgrading and sustaining property and facilities. It aims to unify the role of everyone involved in property and facilities management by presenting editorial dedicated to engaging the entire real estate, property and facilities management teams in understanding how to make their buildings and workplaces more manageable, efficient and more sustainable for their entire lifecycle.
“This partnership aims to break down the barriers to sustainability faced by Facilities Professionals. Making the subject accessible and interesting, we want this partnership to bring to light the relevance and necessity of sustainability in this sector whilst helping professionals utilise their existing knowledge.” Laurence Allen – ThisWeekinFM