‚ÄňThe Economy of Sustainable Construction‚Äô


The Economy of Sustainable ConstructionHolcim
Waltham, Ma.

A new book, “The Economy of Sustainable Construction,” evaluates current architectural practices and models, and also introduces materials and methods to maximize the environmental, social and economic performance of buildings. Contained within its 400 pages are essays, reports and case studies that examine the relationship between commercial and sustainable values, and explore the paths that construction will take in the 21st century. The book points out the urgency of adapting more sustainable construction practices and buildings.