Construction Waste Reduction and Recycling Economical Options: Conservation by Design

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10/12/2015
Resource Types: 
Video
Abstract: 

Cost effectiveness and affordability of building projects are directly related to efficient design. Whether new construction or re-construction, architects and builders explain strategies that can help you conserve materials and reduce waste generation, including modular planning, reuse during renovation, and design for disassembly.
Produced 1998

Author: 
University of Wisconsin Madison Extension
Topic Areas: 
Conservation
Waste Management
Resource Management
Source Reduction
Target Audience: 
Grades 10-12
Producer / Landowner
Business Community
Higher Education
Geographic Location: 
All Minnesota
Pages/Length: 
15 min.
Date Produced/Published: 
1998
Fee: 
No
Library loan: 
Yes
Quantity: 
1
Is training required?: 
No
Seasonal: 
No
Contact(s) or order information.: 

Available for free* two-week loan from:

Learning Resource Center & Library
Environmental Assistance , MPCA
520 Lafayette Rd North
St. Paul MN 55155
651-757-2120 or 800-877-6300
resourcecenter.pca@state.mn.us

*borrower pays return postage.