The Eden project - a waste neutral strategy in construction and operation

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This research information sheet examines ways in which businesses can adopt a more sustainable attitude to construction.

Using the Eden Project - which aimed to recycle 55% of its construction waste - as a case study, this information sheet highlights some of the ways in which construction can reduce landfill waste.


  • The achievement
  • Background
  • The wood waste problem
  • The waste neutral strategy
  • A central waste collection and recycling centre
  • Implementing the waste neutral strategy

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