Circular Opportunities in the Construction Industry
2 billion tons of solid waste were generated globally in 2016, up from 1.3 billion in 2012. Construction materials account for half of the solid waste and are projected to balloon in the coming years. There are many opportunities for increased use of recycled materials in the construction industry. See how one concrete company experienced a 40% cost reduction by replacing raw materials with recycled granulate and reduced their CO2 emissions.