News - 17 Aug 2007
The Recycling Commercialisation Centre was established by WRAP to support and accelerate the growth and development of early stage technologies in the recycling sector. It is operated by Imperial...
News - 1 Aug 2007
The London Development Agency (LDA) today handed over the Olympic Park site to the Olympic Delivery Authority (ODA), on time and on budget, after completing one of the most complicated land assembly...
News - 23 Apr 2007
Whether you live in the town, city or countryside, your green and lush gardens can take a bit of a battering through the summer months when a combination of hot summer sun and lack of rainfall can...
News - 8 Mar 2007
A wet basement can be just a nuisance or even real nightmare. Each year, thousands of homeowners are faced with the unpleasant side effects of seasonal rainfall. Problems they can face range from just...
News - 19 Sep 2006
A new capital support competition has been launched by WRAP (the Waste & Resources Action Programme) to encourage the increased recovery and recycling of construction and demolition (C&D)...
News - 27 Dec 2005
Arsenic from treated lumber used in decks, utility poles and fences will likely leach into the environment for decades to come, possibly threatening groundwater, according to two research papers...
News - 29 Aug 2005
MasterCraft Builders, the leading builder in the Kenosha-Racine area, is offering suggestions consumers should consider before selecting a building location. There are a variety of land types future...
Article - 1 Apr 2003
Electrochemical concrete repair is an alternative to large scale removal of concrete where the steel reinforcement has been corroded. The process, which works on the cathodic protection principle, is...
Article - 31 Mar 2003
In December 2002 a consultation paper outlining the proposed revisions to Part C of the Building Regulations, dealing with site preparation and resistance to moisture, was published.
News - 23 Oct 2017
The advantages of cool roofs in terms of saving energy and climate change have already been confirmed: light-colored roofs reflect the sunlight instead of absorbing, thereby keeping buildings, cities,...