Building Ecology: First Principles For A Sustainable Built Environment by Peter Graham
Wiley-Blackwell; 1 edition | December 13, 2002 | English | ISBN: 0632064137 | 304 pages | PDF | 4 MB
Buildings consume 40% of our planet’s materials and 30% of its energy. Their construction uses up to three million tonnes of raw materials a year and generates 20% of the soild waste stream. If we want to survive our urban future, there is no option but to build in ways which improve the health of ecosystems.