|Category||Sustainable Development Terms|
|Last Edit By||FIDIC|
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|Last Edit Date||2018-07-02|
Sustainable Construction means :
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.