Bit of a Hiatus


It has been a very long time since I last wrote here, so this post is just to say that I’m still around and, while I’m currently focused on completing my research dissertation, I will get back to blogging in a little while. Wishing you all a very happy 2019.

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Concrete’s Contribution to Global Warming

I’ve railed against the unnecessary use of concrete for years but I was not aware that it is such a huge contributor to Carbon Dioxide emissions – 10% of the worldwide total according to some estimates.

Here’s an interesting article because it gives a few alternatives to the use of concrete – most of them are not available here but, nonetheless, the article is worth reading.

Go to :: Concrete: a ‘Burning’ Issue