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  • Article - 29 Jan 2020
    A significant amount of greenhouse gas emissions is produced by building operations, such as their heating and cooling.
  • Article - 29 Jan 2020
    Graphene is the miracle material that is predicted to change the world or at least change the materials we currently use.
  • Article - 14 Nov 2019
    Ceramic materials including brick, porcelain, and cement have been used to construct buildings for millennia, and are still some of the most widely used construction materials today.
  • Article - 27 Aug 2019
    Sustainability is promoted in terms of how buildings are designed and constructed, thus improving the quality of building and their impact on the environment.
  • Article - 27 Aug 2019
    Sustainable architecture addresses the negative impacts construction can have on the environment, not only while a building is being constructed.
  • Article - 8 Jul 2019
    Lime is one of the oldest building materials in existence and can be used to make many different types of mortar. Find out about the different types of lime, including lime putty and hydraulic lime.
  • Article - 8 Jul 2019
    Hemp, a plant that is a strain of the Cannabis sativa plant species, can be used to create an environmentally friendly building material. What is Hempcrete?
  • Article - 4 Mar 2019
    This article explores the use of silica in building materials.
  • Article - 4 Mar 2019
    This article takes a look at the chemical composition of concrete.
  • Article - 21 Jun 2017
    For many construction industry leaders, including researchers, the fact that up to 7% of global carbon dioxide emissions (more than global air traffic each year) comes from cement production means...