If the builder is big enough and is having own recycling process unit, he can use the recycled material in other constructions and can save investment on the constructions, which again reduces the construction costs. Regarding this positive evaluation, we must limit ourselves to reducing the construction costs only. This is because this is not the point to consider about the pollution involved in the recycling process and it will be considered separately.
In the modern constructions the construction waste management at the site was considered as important component to increase sustainability of the building. The demolition debris and construction waste were the components that should be managed or recycled.1
The inclusion of the management along with recycling is due to the fact that only 20 percent of the waste was being recycled and the remaining waste is managed in the processes like land filling. The waste disposal causes an array of adverse effects. They are not felt by the people who are in building profession. They are now aware of the loss of the property, the materials wasted, embodied energy and the green house generation. All these things cause the environmental stressors, which are associated with giving rise to new materials. This stops usage of existing material. ...Show more