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Influence of construction and demolition waste

Calculations actually show an increase (generally less than 5%) in most impact categories for the Materials and End of Life stages because of extra transportation needs. However, core material separation in demolition operations and its recycling and/or reuse does bring environmental benefits.

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Influence of construction and demolition waste on fitness ...

Sep 14, 2018  Construction and demolition (CD) waste is a novel, widespread environmental stress that negatively affects environment, organisms and ecosystem. Yet effects of cumulative consequences of CD waste on the fitness and community structure of most underground insects remain unclear. With relatively sessile life underground lasting several years, cicadas can be an important aspect in forest ...

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(PDF) Influence of construction and demolition waste ...

Different demolition procedures, from traditional demolition to total piece-by-piece deconstruction, will naturally lead to different energy consumption and waste generation patterns from the activities themselves, but given the relatively small impor- tance of this sub-stage in life cycle environmental impacts, the differences were ignored.

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Investigating factors influencing construction waste ...

May 16, 2017  Concern about health and safety was found to be the most significant and dominant influence on the achievement of sustainable construction waste management. Other factors affecting the successful management of construction waste in Thai construction projects were also identified.

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Construction Waste - an overview ScienceDirect Topics

Feb 01, 2012  Mohamed Osmani, in Waste, 2011. 3 Construction Waste Composition and Quantification. It is difficult to give exact figures of construction waste produced on a typical construction site, but it is estimated that it is as much as 30% of the total weight of building materials delivered to a building site [7].In the United States, around 170 million tonnes of construction and

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Influence of construction and demolition waste management ...

Mar 01, 2012  It is also linked with construction and demolition waste (CDW) generation (Coelho and de Brito, 2010a) and distribution quantification in Portugal (Coelho and de Brito, 2010b). The work as a whole is an analysis of the technical, economic and environmental viability of a large-scale fully-developed CDW recycling plant in Portugal.

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Influence of construction and demolition waste management ...

Mar 15, 2012  @article{osti_21612948, title = {Influence of construction and demolition waste management on the environmental impact of buildings}, author = {Coelho, Andre and Brito, Jorge de, E-mail: [email protected]}, abstractNote = {Highlights: Black-Right-Pointing-Pointer Environmental impacts of different demolition practices. Black-Right-Pointing-Pointer 'Top-down' approach to the Life

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[PDF] Influence of construction and demolition waste ...

DOI: 10.1016/j.wasman.2011.11.011 Corpus ID: 20002848. Influence of construction and demolition waste management on the environmental impact of buildings. @article{Coelho2012InfluenceOC, title={Influence of construction and demolition waste management on the environmental impact of buildings.}, author={Andr{\'e} Coelho and Jorge de Brito}, journal={Waste management}, year={2012},

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(PDF) Influence of construction and demolition waste ...

INFLUENCE OF CONSTRUCTION AND DEMOLITION WASTE MANAGEMENT ON THE ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF BUILDINGS André Coelho1; Jorge de Brito1 1 Department of Civil Engineering and Architecture, Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade Técnica de Lisboa, Av. Rovisco Pais, 1049-001, Lisbon, Portugal Corresponding author: Jorge de Brito, Department of Civil

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Influence of construction and demolition waste on fitness ...

Sep 14, 2018  Construction and demolition (CD) waste is a novel, widespread environmental stress that negatively affects environment, organisms and ecosystem. Yet effects of cumulative consequences of CD waste on the fitness and community structure of most underground insects remain unclear. With relatively sessile life underground lasting several years, cicadas can be an important aspect in forest ...

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Investigating factors influencing construction waste ...

May 16, 2017  Concern about health and safety was found to be the most significant and dominant influence on the achievement of sustainable construction waste management. Other factors affecting the successful management of construction waste in Thai construction projects were also identified.

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(PDF) A Review of Construction Waste Cause Factors

The causes of construction waste are matrix and. found that 63 waste factors existed in construction a ctivities. The waste causes were grouped into. the seven categories: Design, Handling, Worker ...

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Assessing the influence of construction and demolition ...

Apr 22, 2019  In recent decades, because of the massive destruction of old structures, a large amount of construction and demolition (CD) waste has been produced. These waste materials have the greatest volume and weight among solid waste with many environmental problems. Reusing them in concrete as substitute to virgin aggregates is considered an efficient practice unless significant mechanical

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Identification and Analyze of Influence Level on Waste ...

construction management practice. This study is based on the identification of the waste construction management influence fact ors that play an important role in decreasing waste. Open questionnaire surveys and interviews were conducted to collate professional opinions on key issues such as the definition of waste construction.

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Environmental Impacts of Construction Projects + the ...

Jan 13, 2017  Construction projects around the world have a significant impact on our environment, both on a local and a global scale. Every stage of the construction process has a measurable environmental impact: the mining processes used to source materials, the transportation of these materials to the building site from sources around the world, the construction process itself and the

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(PDF) Influence of 5G and IoT in construction and ...

Investment in services and production Influence of 5G and IoT in construction and demolition waste recyclingconceptual smart city design [13] 5G, as the backbone of the Internet of Things, is a ...

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What's the impact of construction on environment?

Jun 11, 2019  Construction sector is ever-expanding as cities and towns are growing. This sector uses over 400 million tons of construction material every year, and many of these materials have negative impact on environment. The extraction, use and waste of materials add to the problem. Chemicals on site, excessive use of energy also create problems.

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(PDF) Factors that affect the productivity of construction ...

Sep 07, 2011  The goal was to help construction managers determine the factors that influence site productivity (Valverde-Gascuena et al. 2011) and/or improve it using simulation methods (Hammad et

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A model for evaluating the social performance of ...

Jun 01, 2012  As afore-mentioned, waste will either positively or negatively influence the economic, environmental and social performance of construction projects. However, a thorough literature search determined that the majority of research efforts have been focused on the economic and environmental impact associated with construction waste ( Emmanuel ...

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Influence of construction and demolition waste management ...

Mar 15, 2012  Highlights: Black-Right-Pointing-Pointer Environmental impacts of different demolition practices. Black-Right-Pointing-Pointer 'Top-down' approach to the Life Cycle Analysis methodology. Black-Right-Pointing-Pointer Results based on real buildings

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Influence of construction and demolition waste management ...

Mar 15, 2012  @article{osti_21612948, title = {Influence of construction and demolition waste management on the environmental impact of buildings}, author = {Coelho, Andre and Brito, Jorge de, E-mail: [email protected]}, abstractNote = {Highlights: Black-Right-Pointing-Pointer Environmental impacts of different demolition practices. Black-Right-Pointing-Pointer 'Top-down' approach to the Life

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(PDF) A Review of Construction Waste Cause Factors

The causes of construction waste are matrix and. found that 63 waste factors existed in construction a ctivities. The waste causes were grouped into. the seven categories: Design, Handling, Worker ...

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Improving Waste Management Performance of Construction ...

Improving Waste Management Performance of Construction Projects by Assessing Influence Factors . Swarna Swetha Kolaventi1, J. Raj Prasad2. 1M-Tech, Department of Construction Engineering and Management . 2Assistant professor, Department of Construction Engineering and Management . SRM University, Chennai, India

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Building Design and Construction Process Influence in ...

The amount of construction waste (CW) at building sites is highly variable, for instance the CW generation index ranges between 50-300 dm3 per square meters of gross floor area. Today there is still a lack of knowledge about variables (building design, construction process, construction technologies, etc.) affecting the CW generation. The objective of this paper is to analyse the influence of ...

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Environmental Impacts of Construction Projects + the ...

Jan 13, 2017  Construction projects around the world have a significant impact on our environment, both on a local and a global scale. Every stage of the construction process has a measurable environmental impact: the mining processes used to source materials, the transportation of these materials to the building site from sources around the world, the construction process itself and the

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(PDF) Issues on Construction Waste: The Need for ...

The causes of construction waste are matrix and found that 63 waste factors existed in construction activities. The waste causes were grouped into the seven categories: Design, Handling, Worker ...

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Causes and Minimization of Material Waste in Construction ...

May 01, 2019  In Kenya, a study by Kioko (2007) highlights thirteen factors which are significant variables that influence waste: productivity, contractors influence over design, method of communication between contractors and design consultants, incorporation of waste minimization in processes, lack of trade skills, slow and poor decision making, poor ...

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What's the impact of construction on environment?

Jun 11, 2019  Construction sector is ever-expanding as cities and towns are growing. This sector uses over 400 million tons of construction material every year, and many of these materials have negative impact on environment. The extraction, use and waste of materials add to the problem. Chemicals on site, excessive use of energy also create problems.

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(PDF) Factors that affect the productivity of construction ...

Sep 07, 2011  The goal was to help construction managers determine the factors that influence site productivity (Valverde-Gascuena et al. 2011) and/or improve it using simulation methods (Hammad et

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Construction’s Impact on the Environment – Architecture ...

Mar 01, 2016  According to new research by construction blog Bimhow, the construction sector contributes to 23 per cent of air pollution, 50 per cent of the climatic change, 40 per cent of drinking water pollution, and 50 per cent of landfill waste. In separate research by the US Green Building Council (USGBC), the construction industry accounts for 40 per ...

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A study on the attitudes and behavioral influence of ...

Request PDF A study on the attitudes and behavioral influence of construction waste management in occupied Palestinian territory As a step towards comprehending what drives the management of ...

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Managing and Reducing Wastes: A Guide for Commercial ...

A waste assessment or audit is a systematic review of your building and its operations to identify the quantity and composition of materials in your waste stream. Knowing what’s in waste enables you to effectively tailor your waste reduction program. Learn the best practices for conducting a

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Waste management - Building design for a sustainable future

Waste management Building design for a sustainable future This fact sheet explains how simple design decisions can influence the amount of construction waste being produced and operational waste streams being separated. Considering waste requirements during a

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