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Green Building Handbook: A Guide to Building Products and Their Impact on the Environment

Handbook / Manual

By: T Woolley

216 pages, b&w illus

Spon Press (Routledge)

Paperback | Dec 1997 [2005 reprint] | #90137 | ISBN: 0419226907
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NHBS Price: £59.99 $76/€71 approx

About this book

Systematically sets out the environmental issues relating to the production, use and disposal of key building products and materials.


Contents

Part 1: Introduction Green Building. How to Set About Green Building. Examples of Green Building. Part 2: Product Analysis and Materials Specification Energy. Insulation Materials. Masonry. Timber. Composite Boards. Timber Preservatives. Window Frames. Paints and Stains for Joinery. Roofing Materials. Rainwater Goods. Toilets and Sewage Disposal. Carpets and Floorcoverings. Further Reading. Useful Organisations. The Organisations Behind the Digest. Index


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