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    Mar 23 2018 · Construction projects have a significant impact on the world s environment. In fact every aspect of construction has some measurable impact–from mining processes used for materials to the waste produced by the project and how it is disposed of.

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    Sustainable reuse of brownfield properties includes efforts to reduce the environmental impact by reusing and recycling materials generated during building construction demolition or renovation. Typical construction and demolition (C D) materials include wood drywall cardboard brick concrete metal insulation and glass.

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    May 23 2016 · Best Practices for Reducing Reusing and Recycling Construction and Demolition (C D) Materials Builders construction teams and design practitioners can divert C D materials from disposal by buying used and recycled products practicing source reduction preserving existing structures as well as salvaging and reusing existing materials.

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