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February 2013

7: TRASHED FILM compelling film about waste, incineration, pollution, irreversible damage to humans, biodiversity, food chains, depressing, exhilarating, a must see for all.

This is worth organising public showings for local public and politicians.

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20: FPT Full Product Transparency presentation

Interface Showroom London EC1V0AL, 





26-27: Future Cities Final Conference Programme


27: Resource Efficiency and the Circular Economy ASBP



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Resource Efficiency and the Circular Economy

27th February, 17.30-20.00
UCL Institute for Sustainable Resources, University College London, Central House,
14 Upper Woburn Place, London WC1H 0NN.
Supported by The British Constructional Steelwork Association

Dr Teresa Domenech, UCL Institute of Sustainability; 

Muiris Moynihan, Cambridge University, (Muiris is part of Julian Allwood’s team), 

Gary Newman, ASBP Board member, 

John Dowling, The British Constructional Steelwork Association Ltd and 

Dr Andrew S Smith, Head of Sustainability & Construction Materials, CERAM

Chaired by Graham Hilton, ASBP
Free to all ASBP members and guests, £20.00 plus vat, otherwise.

Teresa will offer a broad European Resource Efficiency policy perspective
Muiris will update us on Julian Allwood's team's work at Cambridge University - which you can read in a free download here - examining where significant resource gains can still be made, specifically in the steel industry
John will give an overview of the progress the steel industry has made over the last decade and how clients and architects can help move the industry to further resource efficiency.
Andrew will offer a view of resource efficiency for the clay product industry.
Gary will suggest that the industries should produce a resource efficiency roadmap and discuss how this might look and how it could be implemented. 
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BrianSpecMan aka Brian Murphy
8th February 2013 - 28th February 2013

March 2013

5th - 7th EcoBuild Excel


7: Sustainable Flooring Carpet Recycling UK at EcoBuild BrianSpecMan


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Carbon Sequestration in Buildings

19th, 20th, 21st March,
Policy event with UCL Sustainable Resources Institute
University College London, Central House, 14 Upper Woburn Place, London WC1H 0NN.
To follow on from ASBP research into carbon sequestration in buildings, with Professor David Robson, supported by Wood for Good.

BrianSpecMan aka Brian Murphy
11th March 2013 - 22nd May 2013

April 2013

BrianSpecMan aka Brian Murphy
22nd May 2013 

May 2013

16-17: VIBE natureplus CAP'EM at Gent Belgium

BrianSpecMan aka Brian Murphy
22nd May 2013