The International WELL Building Institute (IWBI) is setting up a task force in a bid to reduce the "enormous health burden from Covid-19 and other respiratory infections".
Global resource management company Veolia has entered into a 20-year energy performance contract (EPC) that targets savings of a £1 million a year at the 500-bed Rotherham Hospital.
Sodexo has begun removing products containing unrecyclable polystyrene and single-use plastic bags from its supply chain.
Apleona HSG Facility Management UK has been awarded a new contract to deliver services on behalf of the body responsible for promoting and protecting the tidal River Thames.
Biffa has been awarded an eight-year waste collection contract for Cornwall Council, which will "in one leap" transform the county's recycling rates from 38 per cent to over 50 per cent.
Gritting operator Ground Control has acquired JW Crowther & Son, known as The Gritting Company.
Enva, a provider of recycling and specialist resource recovery solutions in the UK and Ireland, has acquired SAR Recycling Ltd.