Locally Sourced Material

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Locally Sourced Material
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Last Edit Date 2018-07-02

Locally Sourced Material means :

SDABC2015.png The ABC for Sustainable Cities - A glossary for policy makers. 1st edition (2015)

Locally sourced material is material obtained from a defined radius around a project site, helping to support the local economy and reducing transportation costs and energy.

EU; 2011, Let’s speak sustainable construction Multilingual Glossary, http://www.eesc.europa.eu/resources/docs/eesc-2011-01-en-fr-de-es.pdf