Construction is a massive, complex industry and is a major source of pollution. If it continues operating like it does today, achieving sustainability will remain a distant and unattainable goal. Change needs to happen now if we aim for a better building world tomorrow.
But what can each construction party do to minimise the negative carbon emissions released by the industry?
In this article, we continue the topic “Towards sustainable construction” and look at some public initiatives and market drivers towards sustainability. In the end, we also explore how construction actors can contribute themselves and tackle the negative impact on the environment.
Specific rating systems and standards towards more sustainable construction
Decarbonising the construction sector is critical to…