30 Jun '13, 11pm

@ando7373 the issue of c&d waste is something @gbcaus is addressing. See:

All Green Star rating tools include waste management credits which aim to minimise the amount of waste that is disposed to landfill as a result of construction, fitout and refurbishment works. We recently sought feedback from the construction and waste management industries and our Construction and Demolition Waste Reference Panel , to inform an update and strengthening of the ‘Construction and Demolition Waste’ credit. As a result of this consultation process we have introduced new Construction and Demolition Waste Reporting Criteria for projects registering under the Green Star – Interiors PILOT rating tool. These reporting criteria will be incorporated into other new Green Star rating tools as they are rolled out, including Green Star – Performance and the new Green Star – Design & As Built rating tool, which are currently under development. Find out more: Access the Co...

Full article: http://www.gbca.org.au/green-star/new-reporting-criteria-...

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