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UNEP in China: Building Back Better

This booklet describes the cleanup and redevelopment effort in the aftermath of the Sichuan earthquake in 2008. A sustainable building design was included, which minimizes energy needs for cooling, heating, and lighting, is earthquake resistant, results in zero waste at the construction site, and is made with recycled materials.

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Date Of Record Release 2011-04-25 19:37:59
Description This booklet describes the cleanup and redevelopment effort in the aftermath of the Sichuan earthquake in 2008. A sustainable building design was included, which minimizes energy needs for cooling, heating, and lighting, is earthquake resistant, results in zero waste at the construction site, and is made with recycled materials.
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Source University of North Texas
Keyword Natural disasters, Natural hazards, Environmental health, Development, Sanitation, Hazardous materials, Contamination, Sustainability, Hazardous waste, Waste management, Public health
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Date Of Record Creation 2011-04-25 19:21:55
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Date Last Modified 2011-04-25 19:37:59
Creator Thakur, Reshmi
Language English
Date Record Checked: 2011-04-25 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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