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NGS LINKS TOPIC: WASTE

NGS LINKS TOPIC: WASTE
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© GBE NGS BrianSpecMan aka Brian Murphy
10th April 2015

NGS LINKS TOPIC: WASTE
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Waste Best Practice Tools

Guidance and Tools

Envirowise

•    Saving Money & Raw Materials by Reducing Waste in Construction - Case Studies
•    FastTrack visit
•    Waste minimisation publications
•    www.envirowise.gov.uk  
•    Advice and assistance

WRAP

•    Case studies for construction resource efficiency

•    Advice on various materials e.g. plasterboard, wood, aggregates, plastic

•    Recycled content procurement tools

•    Specification tools

•    Materials Resource Efficiency on Regeneration Projects Events

•    www.wrap.org.uk/construction  

Demolition Protocol

BRE

•    Project and site managers guides

•    Various Information Papers and Digests on construction resource efficiency

•    Research, consultancy and training

•    www.bre.co.uk  

SMARTWaste system

•    www.smartwaste.co.uk  

Constructing Excellence

•    Key Performance Indicators

•    Construction Excellence Clubs

•    Innovation and best practice

•    Resource centre

•    www.constructingexcellence.org.uk

CIRIA

many publication

•    www.ciria.org.uk

Environment Agency

NetRegs

•    www.netregs.gov.uk 

Construction Industry Environment Forum

•    www.cief.org.uk 

NISP/Mini-Waste Faraday

•    www.nisp.org.uk , www.mini-waste.com 

Recycled Building Product Network

•    www.recycledbuildingproducts.co.uk 

Remade Network UK Co-ordinator

•    katherine.gorbing@wrap.org.uk 

BRE SMARTWaste system

•    www.smartwaste.co.uk 

Waste Cost Calculator Lite

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Measurement and monitoring

National Benchmarking Project

•    Funded by DEFRA

•    Define minimum reporting requirements

•    Construction, refurbishment and demolition waste

•    Generate performance indicators

•    Define standard, good and best practice benchmarks

•    Use for contracts, planning, target setting and strategies

•    1000 sites!

Contact: e hunterm@bre.co.uk

BREMAP

•    www.bremap.co.uk

CIRIA

•    Construction Recycling Sites

•    www.ciria.org/recycling/

WRAP – Recycle Wood

•    www.recyclewood.org.uk 

SALVO

•    Reclamation of materials and materials information exchange

•    www.salvomie.co.uk 

Recovinyl

•    recycling PVC

•    www.recovinyl.com 

HazRed Hazardous Reduction

Waste Stream Colour Coding

•     National Colour Coding scheme for source segregation of recyclates on C&D sites

•     Developed by ICE

•     Colour coding important for:

–   Raising waste awareness

–   Separating waste at source

–   Reducing waste to landfill

–   Providing cost savings to construction companies

•     www.wascot.org.uk/construction/index.asp


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10th April 2015