materials 

Materials

Goals

  • Minimize consumption and depletion of material resources
  • Minimize waste generation in building construction, occupation, renovation, and demolition

Strategies

Do a durability plan
 
 
M3:
Use local materials
Use materials from renewable and biodegradable sources
Use durable materials
Use materials with low-impact manufacturing processes
 
Design for less materials use
 
Design for adaptability
 
Manage construction waste responsibly
 
Manage resident waste responsibly

Other Resources

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