Estimation of construction waste generation and management in Thailand.

@article{Kofoworola2009EstimationOC,
  title={Estimation of construction waste generation and management in Thailand.},
  author={Oyeshola Femi Kofoworola and Shabbir H. Gheewala},
  journal={Waste management},
  year={2009},
  volume={29 2},
  pages={731-8}
}
This study examines construction waste generation and management in Thailand. It is estimated that between 2002 and 2005, an average of 1.1 million tons of construction waste was generated per year in Thailand. This constitutes about 7.7% of the total amount of waste disposed in both landfills and open dumpsites annually during the same period. Although construction waste constitutes a major source of waste in terms of volume and weight, its management and recycling are yet to be effectively… CONTINUE READING

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