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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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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Keyword Natural disasters, Natural hazards, Environmental health, Development, Sanitation, Hazardous materials, Contamination, Sustainability, Hazardous waste, Waste management, Public health
Date Of Record Creation 2019-01-26 19:50:21
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Date Last Modified 4/25/2011 19:37
Language English
Date Record Checked: 4/25/2011 0:00 (W3C-DTF)

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