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Author Ma, Uly

Title No waste : managing sustainability in construction / Uly Ma

Publ Info Farnham, Surrey : Gower ; Burlington, Vt. : Ashgate, [2011]
2011
Farnham, Surrey : Gower ; Burlington, Vt. : Ashgate, [2011]
2011
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 RWU Main Library  TH880 .M2 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xxi, 388 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm + 1 CD-ROM (sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.)
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Sustainability and all that -- Money and tensions -- Going forwards, backwards, sideways or nowhere? -- People, construction and sustainability: the social elements -- Capabilities, skills and 'green skills' -- Sustainability: confusion in the workplace -- Managing sustainability: your personal effectiveness -- Introducing waste: the anti-sustainability -- Dealing with waste -- Policy and agenda -- Going forward -- Doing it! -- The Lovelace list: a balanced social sustainability scorecard -- Using the Lovelace list -- Improving the way we work -- Respect, recognition and rewards: the 3Rs that sugar coat the implementation -- Transforming the organisation -- Was Egan right?: Thoughts on sustainability in construction -- Appendices: 1. NoWaste: a case study -- 2. CKiS - common knowledge in sustainability -- 3. The sustainability buzzword generator
LC subject Sustainable construction
Sustainable construction -- Management
ISBN 9780566088032 (hbk. : alk. paper)
0566088037 (hbk. : alk. paper)