Mark Elton – Wolseley UK Sustainable Building Center 29.02.08

March 3, 2008

This was an interesting lecture. The main focus was on the materials used within the design, something which due to my latest project I have been researching however the content regarding landscape was minimal.

This project of funded by Wolesley’s marketing department which shows that sustainability sells!

 – Sustain – consultant

– Techniker

– Folcrum consulting

– Dobson White Doulcott

– RGA Landscape

– The Green Guide to Specification

– Green Spec.

– Ecobuild

natural materials, low embodied energy, operational benefits, low toxicity alternatives, recycled/by products content, lifespan, ease of recycling/re-use, renewable energy sources

Recycled plastic balls for concrete floors (Cobiax)

Mark Elton, ECD Architects. (Energy Conscious Design), click here for more info. 


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