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The built environment is responsible for a significant portion of global waste generation.

Construction and demolition (C&D) waste requires significant landfill areas and costs

billions of dollars. New business models that reduce

The built environment is responsible for a significant portion of global waste generation.

Construction and demolition (C&D) waste requires significant landfill areas and costs

billions of dollars. New business models that reduce this waste may prove to be financially

beneficial and generally more sustainable. One such model is referred to as the “Circular

Economy” (CE), which promotes the efficient use of materials to minimize waste

generation and raw material consumption. CE is achieved by maximizing the life of

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  • 2019
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    • Partial requirement for: M.S., Arizona State University, 2019
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      thesis
    • Includes bibliographical references (pages 55-63)
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    • Field of study: Environmental and sustainable engineering

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    Statement of Responsibility

    by Mohammad Aldaaja

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