Level Sustainable Building Series: Materials

Abbreviation
BK071
Valid from
1/06/2008

Information provider
BRANZ Limited
Information type
LEVEL Sustainability Series
Format
PDF, Hard copy

Description

This publication outlines the factors that need to be considered when choosing materials for sustainable construction.

There are no simple solutions that suggest one material is better in all circumstances than another. The required performance and durability of a material, its integration with other materials and the building's overall performance and lifetime all need to be considered.

Scope

This publication covers subjects such as life cycle assessment, choosing materials, ease of construction/installation and datasheets for interior and exterior materials.

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Level Sustainable Building Series: Materials

Description

This publication outlines the factors that need to be considered when choosing materials for sustainable construction.

There are no simple solutions that suggest one material is better in all circumstances than another. The required performance and durability of a material, its integration with other materials and the building's overall performance and lifetime all need to be considered.

View on Information Provider website
Level Sustainable Building Series: Materials
Description

This publication outlines the factors that need to be considered when choosing materials for sustainable construction.

There are no simple solutions that suggest one material is better in all circumstances than another. The required performance and durability of a material, its integration with other materials and the building's overall performance and lifetime all need to be considered.

View on Information Provider website
This resource does not cite any other resources.

Level Sustainable Building Series: Materials

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