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3Feb 628
Construction Articles – Johler Demolition, Inc.

Demolition in River West makes space for 23-story apartment high-rise. Big changes are headed to the corner of Milwaukee Avenue and Carpenter Street A single-story commercial building in Chicago''s River West neighborhood is ready to bite the dust in order to clear room for a new 23-story mixed-use tower.

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24Feb 1275
How a Proper Construction Demolition Engineering Survey ...

 · Information from this article was first published in Demolition Magazine and is being reused with permission from the National Demolition Association.. The demolition section of …

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22Feb 1664
Strategies for successful construction and demolition ...

 · (1997). Strategies for successful construction and demolition waste recycling operations. Construction Management and Economics: Vol. 15, No. 1, pp. 49-58.

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3Feb 1530
(PDF) South African construction and demolition waste ...

The SA construction industry produces a significant amount of construction and demolition (C&D) waste, 8 million tonnes according to Bester et al. (2017). As a result of the ample free space and ...

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24Feb 1689
Demolition of old HES building will continue through July ...

 · The focus of the new elementary school building project has shifted from construction to demolition, as the old building comes down section by section to make way for new play areas and sports fields. It''s a messy job. But the demolition process must still meet the environmental standards set for the project from start to finish. The Massachusetts School Building Authority, which is ...

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29Feb 656
Articles Archives · Demolition Forum

 · According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the United States creates 600 million tons of construction and demolition debris yearly. In 2019, Texas sent over 7.5 million tons of construction and […] Read More. Worldwide Construction Robots Industry to 2026 – Demolition Type is Expected to Hold a Significant Share.

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27Feb 1781
Construction & Demolition Waste: 14 Facts That Will Blow ...

 · Construction & Demolition Facts. Fact 1: The Environmental Protection Agency estimates that 230 million to 530 million tons of C&D are produced nationwide each year in the United States. Fact 2: In just one year, C&D debris accounted for more than twice the amount of generated municipal solid waste in the U.S.

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21Feb 858
Construction Waste Management | Construction & Demolition ...

 · Construction & Demolition Waste. The growth in the construction industry triggers waste production to exponential levels. The waste generated from the construction industry is commonly called as Construction & Demolition Waste or C&D waste. Most of the waste materials in construction industries are non-biodegradable and inert materials.. Construction waste materials are heavy, …

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4Feb 768
The importance of materials recovery coordination in ...

 · The importance of materials recovery coordination in construction & demolition. For C&D materials recycling to become the norm, the way the industry looks at building and demolition needs to be reexamined. Subscribe. April 17, 2020. Corinne Rico C&D. Buildings are incredibly resource and material intensive, accounting for more than one-third of ...

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6Feb 589
Construction & Demolition Waste Recycling Market Key ...

6  · According to a recent report published by Allied Market Research, titled, "Construction & Demolition Waste Recycling Market by Source, Service, and Material: Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2020–2027," the global construction & demolition waste recycling market size accounted for $126.9 billion in 2019, and is expected to reach $149.2 billion by 2027, registering a CAGR of 2 ...

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3Feb 1229
What Can We Do About Construction and Demolition Waste ...

 · Because construction and demolition debris can cause such a huge impact on the health of the planet, many companies are looking for ways to reduce their impact. By eliminating waste, recycling and reusing materials, contractors can minimize their environmental impact before during and after projects. 1. Eliminating Waste.

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24Feb 550
Influence of construction and demolition waste management ...

Influence of construction and demolition waste management on the environmental impact of buildings. ... However, core material separation in demolition operations and its recycling and/or reuse does bring environmental benefits. A reduction of around 77% has been estimated in the climate change impact category, 57% in acidification potential ...

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26Feb 1993
An overview of construction and demolition waste ...

 · The construction and demolition (C&D) waste generated by the Canadian construction industry accounts for 27 % of the total municipal solid waste disposed in landfills. However, it is evident that over 75 % of what the construction industry generates as waste has a residual value, and therefore could be recycled, salvaged and/or reused. The need for comprehensive and integrated …

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9Feb 697
A Comprehensive Construction and Demolition Waste ...

The construction industry in Central Asia has shown rapid growth in the last decade due to an economic boom, leading to high construction & demolition waste (C&DW) generation accompanied by waste management operations falling behind worldwide best practices. The present study first employs a comprehensive environmental screening approach, PESTEL analysis, to identify and assess critical ...

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2Feb 1135
Construction and demolition waste: challenges and ...

 · Construction and demolition waste (C&DW) comprises the largest waste stream in the EU, with relatively stable amounts produced over time and high recovery rates. Although this may suggest that the construction sector is highly circular, scrutiny of waste management practices reveals that C&DW recovery is largely based on backfilling operations and low-grade recovery, such as using …

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2Feb 1731
Construction and Demolition Debris: Material-Specific Data ...

Construction and Demolition (C&D) debris is a type of waste that is not included in municipal solid waste (MSW). Materials included in the C&D debris generation estimates are steel, wood products, drywall and plaster, brick and clay tile, asphalt shingles, concrete, and asphalt concrete.

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23Feb 1987
Home | Construction & Demolition Recycling Association

The Construction & Demolition Recycling Association (CDRA) promotes and defends the environmentally sound recycling of the more than 583 million tons of recoverable construction and demolition (C&D) materials that are generated in the United States annually. These materials include aggregates such as concrete, asphalt, asphalt shingles, gypsum ...

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29Feb 605
Determining the Impact of Construction and Demolition ...

linkages of construction, the multiplier effect for construction on the economy is estimated to be signif icant (Srivastava and Chini, 2009). However, it has long been regarded as one of the major contributors of negative impact to the environment due to the high amount of waste generated from construction, demolition, renovation and activities

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17Feb 1123
Investigation into the Application of Construction and ...

 · The recycling and reuse of waste materials is a topic of global concern and great international interest for those interested in sustainable development and protecting the environment. In recent decades, global production of construction and demolition waste (C&D waste) has significantly increased and became a worldwide problem. This research proposes to evaluate the feasibility of …

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10Feb 1024
Why do we demolish buildings instead of deconstructing ...

But deconstruction is far from mainstream. "In terms of activity around the world, this is not something that''s taken root," says Charles Kibert, professor of engineering and director of the Powell Center for Construction & Environment at the University of Florida. Deconstruction takes longer than demolition and can cost twice as much.

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17Feb 1875
Construction and demolition waste management process ...

 · In Brazil, municipal public authorities are responsible for construction and demolition (C&D) waste management. However, there is a lack of specialized personnel and financial resources that jeopardize the implementation of adequate C&D waste management practices. The main objective of this article is to present a framework developed with the purpose of modeling the C&D municipal waste ...

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29Feb 1441
Frontiers | Can Public Construction and Demolition Data ...

 · There is a significant amount of waste generated during construction and demolition (C&D) activities, but few data to understand the sources, age, spatial origin, and its fate following entry into the waste management system. With few public records that track C&D waste flows, we turned to industry and Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) to quantify C&D data and meta …

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10Feb 818
An Overview of Risks in Adjacent Demolition and Construction

Demolition and Construction (CONTINUED) Figure 6. Former shared wall following demolition of existing building, with short lengths of steel channel attached to anchors bracing the masonry to floor structure at should also be reviewed and reinforced if each level.

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8Feb 1056
(PDF) Environmental Impacts of Construction and Demolition ...

 · Construction and demolition waste continues to sharply increase in step with the economic growth of less developed countries. Though the construction …

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30Feb 1282
ARTICLE II: CONSTRUCTION AND DEMOLITION DEBRIS …

provisions of this article shall be listed as a condition of approval on any building, site development or demolition permit issued for a covered project. (D) Projects sponsored by the city. All construction, demolition and renovation projects sponsored by the city shall be considered covered projects for the purposes of this chapter.

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2Feb 1326
Best Practices for Construction Waste Management ...

 · Construction waste poses a great danger to the environment. For this reason, construction industries need to find suitable methods to manage construction and demolition materials that generate waste during construction activities. Using trash chutes to get waste out of the site is one good way of safe waste disposal.

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4Feb 1345
Construction and Demolition Waste

Construction and Demolition Waste Management Scenario in Republic of Cape Verde—The Case Study of City of Praia. Luciene Eveline Semedo Vaz, Leandro Vahia Pontual, Fernando Benedicto Mainier, Ana Lúcia Torres Seroa da Motta. Journal of Environmental Protection Vol.7 3,December 14, …

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21Feb 1452
construction and demolition Articles | Environmental XPRT

 · Construction and Demolition Wastes (CDWs) constitute a waste fraction, which is quantitatively at least as high as municipal solid waste in Greece and other countries. This paper presents the current situation on CDW management in Greece and focuses on the results from the operation of a pilot processing plant. CDW was collected from ...

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25Feb 1335
Construction & Demolition Recycling magazine, C&D articles ...

Current issue of Construction & Demolition Recycling magazine with C&DR articles, news for recyclers, demolition contractors, concrete processors.

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30Feb 1387
Recycling and Reuse of Construction and Demolition Waste ...

 · Construction and demolition waste is the waste materials that are produced in the process of construction, renovation or demolition of residential or nonresidential structures. Components of construction and demolition waste typically include concrete, asphalt, wood, metals, gypsum wallboard, roofing, paper, plastic, drywall and glass.

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21Feb 829
Estimation of construction and demolition waste using ...

 · A large amount of construction and demolition waste is being generated owing to rapid urbanisation in Indian cities. A reliable estimate of construction and demolition waste generation is essential to create awareness about this stream of solid waste among the government bodies in India.

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10Feb 1835
Building Demolition

 · Demolition is defined as the dismantling, razing, destroying, or wrecking of any building or structure. Demolition can be thought of as the "reverse" of construction; destroying a building as compared to creating it. However, both processes share many of the same engineering principles, construction techniques and safety concerns.

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