TAM (Transportable Accommodation Module) - Credits_We Can Make
10 April 2018
A new sustainable initiative in Bristol, in the UK, uses bio-based materials to face the need for additional and affordable housing supply Bristol is at the forefront of high-tech innovation in the UK, named European green capital in 2015. But it is also the second least affordable major ... Read more
  • 14 December 2017
    The ecological properties of hemp makes it one of the types of insulation used in construction with the lowest carbon emissions footprint A relatively recent interest in hemp as a building ... Read more
  • 14 December 2017
    Hemp, a multi-purpose crop that delivers fibres, shivs, seeds, and pharmaceuticals is currently used in insulation materials and bio-composites for a more sustainable construction industry. Russ ... Read more
  • 4 October 2017
    Adopting biobased materials in home building can slash construction costs, but is Europe ready to put aside its fears about GM products? One of the main contributors of CO2 emissions are the ... Read more
  • 10 April 2017
    Genetic investigations are the latest tool for busting unsafe microorganisms and improving air quality in buildings Usually associated with humid and sordid slums, mould is a frequent finding ... Read more
  • 23 January 2017
    “Besides the contaminants we find outside, we also have indoor contaminants. There are pollutants typical of homes such as dust, spores, moulds, and those produced by human activities like ... Read more

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