Browse by Subject "sustainable"
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(2011-08-25)Businesses contribute greatly to climate change and can have a large impact on their local environment through their energy consumption and waste production. One way to help businesses make the transition toward green ...
Post-disaster recovery planning and sustainable development – a lesson from the Wenchuan earthquake, China, 2008 (2012-05-22)In May 12, 2008, Wenchuan was hit by a Mw 7.9 earthquake, which affected 170,000 square miles areas and caused more than 88,000 deaths. The Chinese government responded immediately after the earthquake. Under the hierarchical ...
(Illinois Center for Transportation/Illinois Department of Transportation, 2015-06)Increased emphasis in the construction industry on sustainability and recycling requires production of aggregate gradations with lower dust (cleaner aggregates) and smaller maximum sizes—hence, increased amount of quarry ...