Sustainability in Buildings

See on Scoop.itFostering Sustainable Development

Building construction and operation have extensive direct and indirect impacts on the environment. Buildings use resources such as energy, water and raw materials, generate a variety of wastes and emit potentially harmful gases. 

Salman Zafar‘s insight:

Countries around the world are taking steps towards implementing sustainable design in the building sector. However most of them are still far from reaching the intended targets.  T

See on www.ecomena.org

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