Greener Buildings Environmental impact of property

Describes the environmental impacts from global factors such as ozone depletion to the quality of the environment within property. Each chapter is written by a specialist and the topics covered range from site contamination to the environmental consequences of selecting particular building materials...

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Main Author: Johnson, Stuart
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London Macmillan Education UK 1993, 1993
Series:Macmillan Building and Surveying Series
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Describes the environmental impacts from global factors such as ozone depletion to the quality of the environment within property. Each chapter is written by a specialist and the topics covered range from site contamination to the environmental consequences of selecting particular building materials; from environmental law to the need for energy efficiency. The book is structured to allow anyone with an interest in property - student, practitioner, or user - to consider such environmental impacts and take appropriate action, whether this is an audit of an existing building, setting the criteria for a development scheme or establishing an environmental policy for a property portfolio
Physical Description:X, 186 p online resource
ISBN:9781349227525