The Road to Zero Waste in the Construction Industry

July 2013
C&D World;Jul/Aug2013, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p36
In this article, the author expresses her views on the capability of the construction industry in the U.S. to practice the zero waste principle in 2013. She reports that New Jersey generates approximately 22 million tons of waste on an annual basis, as indicated in a data released by the New Jersey Department of Environment Protection. She also talks about her and her husband's decision to expand their business from heavy highway construction to recycling.


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