Sustainability with a natural building approach - from straw bale to dome building: SBE 2003 Print E-mail
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Media: Paper - "Sustainable Building Conference"

Date: 26-30 May 2003

 

 

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Technology & Management for Sustainable Building Conference 26-30 May 2003 - Paper
While there are numerous ways of achieving some degree of sustainability within any building project, finding holistically sustainable solutions can be more elusive. This paper will take an introspective look at some of the projects undertaken over the past 5 years within the light of six broad themes for achieving sustainability.

 

 

 
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