Reducing waste to landfill: A need for cultural change in the UK construction industry

Saheed O. Ajayi, Lukumon O. Oyedele*, Olugbenga O. Akinade, Muhammad Bilal, Hakeem A. Owolabi, Hafiz A. Alaka, Kabir O. Kadiri

*Corresponding author for this work

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    120 Citations (SciVal)
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)185-193
    Number of pages9
    JournalJournal of Building Engineering
    Volume5
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished (VoR) - Mar 2016

    Funding

    The authors would like to express their sincere gratitude to Innovate UK (formerly Technology Strategy Board – TSB) and Balfour Beatty PLC for providing financial support for the research (under “Rethinking the build process”), through application No: 22883–158278 and file reference No: 101346.

    FundersFunder number
    Balfour Beatty PLC101346, 22883–158278
    Innovate UK (formerly Technology Strategy Board

      Keywords

      • Collaboration
      • Construction innovation
      • Construction waste
      • Culture
      • Innovation diffusion
      • Landfill
      • Make-do waste
      • Procurement
      • Reworks
      • Waste behaviour

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