Title: Setting a requirement for recycled content in building projects 
Resource Type: document --> guidance / decision support 
Country: United Kingdom 
Year: 2006 
Availability: June 2006 
Author 1/Producer: Waste & Resources Action Programme - WRAP 
Other Authors/Producers: Cyril Sweett 
Author / Producer Type: Agency, regulator or other governmental or inter-governmental body 
Publisher: The Waste & Resources Action Programme - WRAP 
Publisher City: The Waste & Resources Action Programme The Old Academy, 21 Horse Fair, Banbury, Oxon OX16 0AH Tel: 01295 819900 Fax: 01295 819911 
Report / download web link (=direct link): http://www.wrap.org.uk  
Format (e.g. PDF): PDF 
Size: (e.g. 20mb) 1.4 
EUGRIS Keyword(s): Brownfields
 
Short description: This guide is intended to show construction clients, developers, contractors and public bodies that requiring minimum levels of recycled content in their projects is commercially sensible, good for the environment and achievable at no additional cost. It provides advice on the: • Benefits of setting requirements • Practicalities of implementing good practice • Process for measuring and improving project performance • Tools and other supporting information which are available to help. 
Link to News Items(s):   UK Report published on Markets for Compost Use in Brownfields Regeneration and Restoration
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