Target results - Project EnBa

The following findings contribute significantly to the sustainable use of construction waste and facilitate the evaluation of the project’s success after its conclusion.

Project EnBa´s targets

  • Determination of the concentrations of selected substances in construction waste
  • Development of guidelines for the identification of recyclable and pollutant materials in construction waste
  • Assessment of current potentials, identification of weaknesses
  • Advices for adaptation/simplification of national regulations
  • Advices for the development of implementation instructions, which allow to meet the “70% recycling objective” of the European Commission
  • Creation of a building certificate and introduction of the life-cycle thinking model 

(Scheibengraf & Reisinger, 2005)