Sustainability built-in

Mann, Will; Baker, John
October 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;10/23/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 40, p24
Trade Publication
The article reports on the growing environmental concerns and how chemical suppliers are making the industry more sustainable. There is now much closer scrutiny of the damage that construction inflicts on the environment. According to Bill Sneyd, director of Carbon Neutral Company, the built environment accounts for 40% of the worlds carbon emissions. Construction accounts for one-fifth of those emissions, with the remainder occurring during the structure's lifetime.


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