This article originally appeared in the April 2012 print and digital editions of ARCHTIECT magazine. If you don't receive the print edition you can visit www.architectmagazine.com to find the April 2012 digital edition. We recycle everything from newspapers to automobiles, and yet we continue to pile obsolete buildings materials into landfills. Recent national and grassroots initiatives open the door for reuse to have a greater role in sustainable design. This article examines both materials reuse and recycling in today’s built environment. The article is registered with AIA for 1 HSW/SD hour. Take the course.
- April 2012
- Recycling, Reuse