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Weathertex will be presenting a formal CPD talk on the Circularity in The Built Environment, a Cradle-to-Cradle Approach with the follow topics.

Circularity in the Built Environment

Globally, construction is responsible for an estimated one third of the world’s overall waste, and up to 40% of the world’s carbon dioxide emissions. If we want to reduce the quantity of waste and emissions generated during the construction process, we need to take a closer look at the life cycle of the products we build with. It is becoming clearer that a transition to a circular economy is necessary to avert environmental disaster and mitigate the impact of climate change. The building and construction industry is crucial to this shift.

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand the concept of circularity in design and construction
  • Identify and explain the three key principles of circularity
  • Define a ‘Circularity Score’ and identify high performing products
  • Know how to apply this new knowledge to your projects
    ARB CPD Performance Criteria:PC 3 / PC 10 / PC 28 / PC 31 /PC 33 / PC 35 / PC 39 / PC 44 / PC 45

Circularity is something we will all need to know about to enhance our sustainability knowledge, so come and learn while catching up with friends.

This is a combined Chapter Event with Newcastle and the Central Coast. Get together and catch up with old friends as well as meet some new ones.

Date: 20/06/23

Time: 6pm – 8.30pm

Location: The Doylo, Pacific Highway, Doyalson, NSW, 2262

Dinner: Pay-as-you-go

We are limited to 50 people.

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