Construction Safety and Waste Management: An Economic by Rita Yi Man Li

By Rita Yi Man Li

This monograph offers an research of development security difficulties and on-site defense measures from an economist’s perspective. The e-book contains examples from either rising international locations, e.g. China and India, and built nations, e.g. Australia and Hong Kong. furthermore, the writer covers an research on building safeguard wisdom sharing through updatable cellular know-how akin to apps in Androids and iOS platform cellular units. the objective viewers contains basically researchers and specialists within the box however the e-book can also be worthy for graduate students.

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2013). It requires the owners of multi-unit residential (apartment) buildings with six or more units, owners which are listed in this regulation to implement source of waste separation programs for some of the specific wastes and to ensure that waste is recycled (Yeheyis et al. 2013). In BRICS, various construction waste management strategies have been implemented. For example, in China, the Chinese Government has enforced regulations with regards to environment protection and waste management. For example, “measures for municipal solid waste management” provides rules on waste disposal charges (Hao et al.

Their superb locations and excellent harbors caused the boom of trading in the early nineteenth century and population grew rapidly. According to the 2011 Population density report by the World Bank, both Hong Kong and Singapore rank the top-five of the most densely populated areas (World Bank 2014). Likewise, they share similar economic development. For example, the 2014 annual report of economic freedom by Heritage Foundation, Hong Kong and Singapore are two out of the four places with the freest economy (The Heritage Foundation 2014).

It also provides educational and interesting outings for local citizens, students and foreign visitors (National Environment Agency 2013). Even though Pulau Semakau operated a landfill, the western coast has become a scenic and green natural place with fresh air and provides a bub for rich biodiversity. 1 Scholars’ Comments and Criticisms on Landfilling Although landfill is the most widely use method to dispose MSW and construction waste, it is always considered as a costly, unsustainable way to our environment and economy.

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