Construction and property must embrace circular principles

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Alastair Mant, head of business transformation at UKGBC | Credit: UKGBC
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Alastair Mant, head of business transformation at UKGBC | Credit: UKGBC

The building sector is a major resource user, but circular thinking can keep firms ahead of competition and regulation, argues UKGBC's Alastair Mant

Circular economy is in the public eye. Quiz the average person in the street and they might mention the latte levy, Sadiq Khan's new water fountains or Stella McCartney's drive for circular fashion. Consumer...

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