Straw is increasingly becoming a part of the construction sector due to its low cost and great insulating properties. This return to basics is also driven by a desire to build in a more environmentally friendly way. This renewable insulating material has a lot going for it, including being a better circular economy solution and having a low carbon footprint, even though it requires some guidance in and care over its use.
Brézillon Environnement collaborates with Hésus to process inert soil from sites
Stéphanie Barrault, head of the Circular Design Experience project: applying all of the circular-economy principles to the construction sector
Monday February 3rd, 2020
Interview of the month: Pauline Philippe
An interview with Pauline Philippe, sustainable real estate and biomimicry consultant at Elan.
Bio-based real estate: reinventing a city by living organisms, for living organisms.
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