Hong Kong Experience in Construction Waste Management

JIAN, XIAO and XUEQING, ZHANG (2014) Hong Kong Experience in Construction Waste Management. In: Second International Conference on Advances In Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering- ACSEE 2014, 25 - 26 October 2014, Zurich, Switzerland.

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Abstract

Many countries and regions are suffering from huge amounts of construction waste, which is a heavy burden on the sustainable urban development. Efficient legal and regulatory measures and effective public policies and guidelines should be established and best waste management practices taken to address the waste problem. This paper critically reviews construction waste management practices in Hong Kong (a special administrative region of China) and draws experience and learns lessons from these practices with an objective to improve future practices in this region and to share some insights on sustainable waste management for other parts of the world.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: construction waste, laws and regulations, management, policies and guidelines, practices
Depositing User: Mr. John Steve
Date Deposited: 30 May 2019 08:32
Last Modified: 30 May 2019 08:32
URI: http://publications.theired.org/id/eprint/3019

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