For example, it changes the layout of the structure and it optimally selects and positions elements from existing stocks to further reduce the structure’s carbon footprint, it limits the number of new cuts and keeps the number of components to a minimum.
Source: A software application to ease the reuse of construction materials
Welcome Washington, DC – the latest in the club of C&D waste reuse policy!
We think you can do it before 2032 though, if you just apply yourself.
Reuse 20 percent of all construction and demolition waste by 2032 by requiring new large construction and major renovation projects to prepare comprehensive construction waste management plans to reuse or recycle 75 percent of construction and demolition waste, and requiring use of recycled and salvaged building materials.
via District of Columbia Mayor Gray announces release of new Sustainable DC plan to implement sustainability initiative – Lexology.