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With thousands of announcements each year regarding new green products and services, it is important to have one “go to” news source. Green Lodging News includes product news and much more. Got news to share? Contact Glenn Hasek, Green Lodging News, editor, at (813) 510-3868, or contact him by e-mail at: editor@greenlodgingnews.com. Articles posted in the Vendor News section are press releases submitted by vendors and/or their public relations representatives. They are occasionally written by the editor.

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With thousands of announcements each year regarding new green products and services, it is important to have one “go to” news source. Green Lodging News includes product news and much more. Got news to share? Contact Glenn Hasek, Green Lodging News, editor, at (813) 510-3868, or contact him by e-mail at: editor@greenlodgingnews.com. Articles posted in the Vendor News section are press releases submitted by vendors and/or their public relations representatives. They are occasionally written by the editor.

Green Lodging News Adds 3E Technologies as Directory Partner

ODESSA, FLA.—Hasek Communications, the Odessa, Fla.-based publisher of Green Lodging News, welcomes 3E Technologies, Inc. as a Green Product & Service Directory partner. 3E Technologies is a recognized management consulting firm specializing in laundries for hotels, resorts, cruise ships, hospitals, institutions and commercial facilities as well as in the specific development of energy conservation projects. Thirty-five years of professional laundry experience in management, operations and consulting has enabled 3E Technologies to build a reputation based on creativity, research, and objectivity. 3E Tech bases its service around its clients’ needs for professional expertise and unbiased advice. Call (828) 859-0464 or...

Island Timber Introduces Kayu V-wood Wall Cladding

WATSONVILLE, CALIF.—Island Timber, a division of Island Stone, introduces Kayu V-wood wall cladding, a meshed tile arrangement of reclaimed Indonesian teak with a tapering relief. Taken together, the tiles weave across the wall, providing a modern take on the exquisite authenticity of salvaged tropical wood. Each tile is a wood composite, crafted with reclaimed Indonesian heartwood adhered to premium-grade pine. The distressed teak is repurposed from timber salvaged from tropical buildings. “Kayu juxtaposes the organic, natural feel of weathered wood with a cutting-edge mosaic design,” says Sander Nauenberg, Director of Sales and Marketing at Island Stone North America. “By encapsulating exotic,...

Duravit’s HygieneGlaze 2.0 Sets New Standard

DULUTH, GA.—Duravit has launched HygieneGlaze 2.0. The original HygieneGlaze ceramic finish was first released in 2015, but Duravit’s research and development team has now further advanced its innovative antibacterial glaze to create the 2.0 version. Duravit USA President Tim Schroeder explains, “At Duravit, our focus goes beyond the aesthetics of our products to the wellbeing of their users. HygieneGlaze 2.0 ensures a healthful and clean bathroom environment thanks to its unique chemical composition and the innovative spirit of the Duravit team.” The new HygieneGlaze 2.0 is not only powerful on toilets and urinals, but also rapidly effective. After 12 hours, 99.9...

Autani Hires Scott Metker as Chief Operating Officer

COLUMBIA, MD.—Autani, LLC, a leader in building controls and IoT, has hired Scott Metker as Chief Operating Officer. Scott joins Autani with over 18 years of experience in software architecture and leading IT solution deployment. Formerly, he held the roles of Chief Engineer and Director within the Technology Implementation and Integration division at GP Strategies. Under his leadership, the group transitioned from multiple legacy on-premise software offerings to a hosted Software as a Service (SaaS) platform with numerous top 20 pharmaceutical clients. Prior to this, he held the role of Chief Engineer at RWD Technologies where he was responsible...

Cypress Envirosystems’ Pneumatic Thermostats Gain Traction

NEW YORK—Department of Citywide Administrative Services Commissioner Lisette Camilo announced the 50th installation of Wireless Pneumatic Thermostats, a sustainable technology that will save time, money and energy in older buildings. As part of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s goal to transform New York City’s municipal buildings for a low-carbon future, as outlined in One City, Built to Last, the Department of Citywide Administrative Services (DCAS) has identified, tested and vetted this new innovative wireless digital thermostat. The Wireless Pneumatic Thermostats, or WPT, technology is from Cypress Envirosystems and can be installed in a fraction of the time and cost compared to...

EarthTronics Introduces New, High Color Clarity, LED PAR Lamps

MUSKEGON, MICH.—EarthTronics introduces new PAR20, PAR30 and PAR38 EarthBulb LED floodlights to maximize the visual experience in high color clarity applications. The LED floodlights offer a color rendering index of greater than 91 and an R9 value of greater than 50. EarthBulb LED floodlights combine optimal color with smooth dimming technology to less than 5 percent on standard controls applications. The lights are ideal for art museums, retail display, hospitality, restaurant, long-term care and other architectural applications. EarthTronics designed the EarthBulb LED PAR20, PAR30 and PAR38 lamps to deliver 520, 800 and 1200 lumens as an excellent replacement for 50-, 75-...

Sustainable Solutions International Introduces Next Generation Toilet

CITY OF COMMERCE, CALIF.—Sustainable Solutions International (SSi), a North American leader in the manufacturing and distribution of efficient water-saving products, announced the next revolution in the modern bath—their new ultra water-saving single flush High Efficiency Toilet (HET), simply called NO CLOG POINT 8. With its breakthrough flush technology, the ADA-compliant, Easy Height toilet is the simplest and easiest way to utilize this dramatically low flush volume. As its name implies, “NO CLOG” users will have little need for service calls due to clogged toilets as the NO CLOG trapway is double industry standard size. The SSi NO CLOG POINT...

Environmental Lights Promotes Keith Zeber to V.P. of Sales

SAN DIEGO—EnvironmentalLights.com, a leader in LED lighting solutions, announced the promotion of Keith Zeber to Vice President of Sales. “Keith has played a tremendous role in the growth of our sales and we are excited to reward him with this promotion,” remarked Co-founder Greg Thorson. “He has led the way in enhancing our sales team and has been a critical part of our great momentum.” “Keith’s sales acumen and track record of successfully implementing sales strategies have provided a foundation for building our high-performance sales team,” added Co-founder Anne Thorson. Keith Zeber has over 32 years of success in sales and sales...

RSA Announces Licensing Agreement with Whish Beauty

MORGANVILLE, N.J.—RSA announced an exclusive hospitality partnership and licensing agreement with Whish Beauty, a Scottsdale, Arizona based cosmetics company with over nine years of experience in the bath, body and skincare industry. Whish has an extensive line of luxury retail offerings that can be found at high end department stores as well as small boutiques. The exclusive Whish hotel amenities collection features delicate formulas that are free of irritants such as SLS/SLES Sulfates and Parabens. Each product has a signature fragrance blend with notes of crisp citrus, delicate florals, and deep woods. The product list includes: 30 ml Tubes (Shampoo/Conditioner/Lotion/Body...

Alison Offers Online Course on Solar Technology

GALWAY, IRELAND—A new free online course from Alison, Solar Energy - Solar Technology and Its Use Worldwide, provides an introduction to solar technology, the consequences of using fossil fuels and how to encourage the use of solar power. Commenting on the successful publication of this Solar Energy course, Alison CEO Mike Feerick said, “In today’s world, being aware of innovative ideas towards energy sustainability, and the technology available is very important to our survival. Alison is interested in sharing knowledge to empower all. This free online course on Solar Energy - Solar Technology and Its Use Worldwide is part of the Alison...