Fabric buildings for waste management centers are becoming a rising trend. Leaders in the industry are discovering how such structures are beneficial in terms of overhead cost, employee satisfaction, sanitation, etc. We’ll summarize how fabric buildings improve efficiency in waste and recycling facilities.
These benefits apply to most industries but are especially relevant for facilities that handle waste in some shape or form.
1. Natural Lighting
Fabric cladding enables natural lighting to enter the interior. This helps save on electrical lighting and also creates a more pleasant work environment for employees. Studies have also shown that natural light increases alertness and curbs afternoon fatigue. This is most beneficial when work becomes repetitive.
Portions of fabric buildings contain open end walls or mesh under the canopy walls. This provides maximum ventilation and is crucial for removing odors. You can also install an active ventilation system, much like the ones found in some steel buildings, for optimal odor control. Continue Reading →