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L10 Windows/Rooflights/Screens/Louvres

L10 Windows/ Rooflights/ Screens/Louvres
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Problems:


Misunderstandings:


Solutions:


Consider:

NEW WOOD WINDOWS FROM UK MANUFACTURERS

NEW WINDOWS FROM EU MANUFACTURERS


Avoid:


Minimise:


Substitute:


Health:


Wellbeing:


Safety:

Precautionary principle:


Resource Efficiency:

Reduce:

Reclaim:

Reuse:

Repairing Windows:

Refurbishing Windows

Recycle:

Recover:


Waste Issues:

Waste Catagory:

Waste statistics:

Waste minimization:

End of Life options:

Hazardous waste & Deleterious Substances:

Design for recycling:


Appropriateness:


Competence:


Effectiveness:


Yardstick:


Maintenance issue:


Industry Initiatives:

RecoVinyl:


Information sources:

ARTICLES: (on GreenSpec)

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

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