Concrete and the Green Guide

ISBN:978-1-904818-79-3
Published:2009
Publisher:MPA The Concrete Centre
Price:Free

The Green Guide is a tool for assessing some of the embodied impacts of construction elements as part of an overall environmental or sustainability assessment for a project or development. This publication is to assist designers to specify concrete in conjunction with the Green Guide to Specification. It highlights the guide's relevance in the context of whole-life performance and sustainable design, SAP, the Code for Sustainable Homes and other sustainability assessment tools, including BREEAM for high-rise domestic and commercial buildings.