Sustainable Construction

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Sustainable Construction
Category Sustainable Development Terms
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Last Edit Date 2018-07-02

Sustainable Construction means :

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

Sustainable construction is application of sustainable development principles to the design and construction process, i.e.: use of fewer virgin materials, less energy in construction, less energy in use, less pollution and less waste; ‘whole life’ approach to design, construction and life use; and providing safe places and work with acceptable social conditions integrated into sustainable communities.

EU; 2011, Let’s speak sustainable construction Multilingual Glossary.