30 May '15, 1pm

Sustainable build projects - dealing with builders' waste #SustainableBuilds #Construction

Sustainable build projects - dealing with builders' waste #SustainableBuilds #Construction

One particularly useful tip in this regard is to think about the benefits that arranging deliveries on a 'just in time' (widely known as JIT) basis could have in terms of avoiding the need for lengthy periods of storage, and thus reducing the chances of spoilage and material losses. Particularly for big builds, or stop-start projects, having building materials hanging around in the elements can lead to significant damage, especially if the weather turns too hot, or too cold or too wet for whatever it is that you're storing. As well as the obvious cost implication, it can leave you having to dispose of additional waste; it's Britain, the climate's fickle, so think JIT whenever you can - and when you can't, plan for weatherproof storage.

Full article: http://www.sustainablebuild.co.uk/dealing-with-builders-w...

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