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Standards Promote Sustainable Development

October 17, 2018

TMS Sustainability eNews October 15, 2018 The United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals and ASTM International's Memorandum of Understanding Program are aligned to help people and the planet. Find out how.
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What Non-Engineers Need to Know About Structural Masonry

October 2, 2018

TMS Sustainability eNews September 30, 2018 Structural masonry saves time and money while providing a durable solution for building design. Masonry has outstanding load carrying and transfer capabilities but is too often relegated to veneer, infill, or over-designed structural elements. This creates an inefficient construction delivery system and misuse of material, which can negatively impact…
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Cities Agree to Make New Buildings Net-Zero-Carbon by 2030

September 24, 2018

TMS Sustainability eNews September 15, 2018 Nineteen mayors in the global C40 coalition have agreed to make new buildings in their cities net-zero-carbon by 2030 and for all total buildings, regardless of age, to become net-zero-carbon by 2050. The coalition's pledge follows similar agreements in recent years focused on emissions-free streets and cleaner buses. Read more.
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