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Ecological and Health Effects of Building Materials / Junaid Ahmad Malik, Shriram Marathe

Publication year: 2022

ISBN: 978-3-030-76073-1

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Deals with the present adverse effects of using precarious building materials on the ecology and human health. Also, the detailed discussions on the novel and greener construction materials and their utilization as an alternative to the conventional harmful existing methods and materials are also presented in the subsequent chapters. This book helps to fill the research gaps in the existing prior-art knowledge in the field of sustainable construction and green building materials and methods giving due importance to ecology and health, specifically to the fields of sustainable structural engineering, sustainable geotechnical engineering, sustainable road engineering, etc.

Subject: Civil Engineering, Building Construction and Design, Sustainable Architecture, Green Buildings, Building Materials, Environmental Management, Green buildings, Sustainable Construction, Hazardous construction materials, Industrial pollution, Industrial emissions, Health effects, Eco-friendly, Ecotoxicology, Heavy metals, Indoor pollution