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Growing our way out of climate change by building with hemp and wood fibre

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From domestic housing to the Science Museum, plant-based construction materials cut reliance on scarce resources and build healthy, efficient and zero carbon buildings

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Retrofitting older buildings: innovations and necessity

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When it comes to developing greener workplaces, starting from scratch simply isn’t possible – what are the challenges of giving existing buildings a green makeover?

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China’s ‘eco-cities’: empty of hospitals, shopping centres and people

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As part of its plan to move tens of millions of people out of the countryside, China is building hundreds of brand-new cities. Tianjin Eco-city is a relatively successful example, but many of its green buildings still echo like gymnasiums . . . → Read More: China’s ‘eco-cities’: empty of hospitals, shopping centres and people

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Construction industry needs circular economy for sustainable future

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It’s like Monopoly – but everyone is losing. The industry must shift its emphasis beyond recycling and towards reuse . . . → Read More: Construction industry needs circular economy for sustainable future

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Indian landslides leave thousands trapped in valley

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Hindu pilgrims visiting shrines in Uttarakhand state are left stranded days after floods killed more than 100 . . . → Read More: Indian landslides leave thousands trapped in valley

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New Guidelines to Build Transparency in Construction and Real Estate Sector

Carbon emissions, management and remediation of contaminated land, and sub-contracted labor issues are some of the sustainability issues that can now be reported by construction and real estate companies, thanks to new guidance published on September 22 by the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI). These Guidelines are tailored with the aim to make sustainability reporting more relevant for this sector.

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