To reduce construction waste, Armstrong World Industries, a US tile manufacturer, began, in 2000, to recycle original building materials previously thrown away during commercial and industrial renovations. The company set up a Ceiling Recycling Programme, collected discarded ceiling tiles and used them to make new acoustic tiles. Since then the programme has avoided source pollution,…

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12.9 Implement sustainable business strategies
12.4 Implement resource preservation program

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