Greening Brownfields: Remediation Through Sustainable Development 1 9780071609098 Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. Transform brownfields into green development projects This forward-looking resource discusses sustainable remediation methods for converting a land liability into a high-value asset. Greening Brownfields presents best practices and creative thinking on how to increase property value by viewing contaminated sites as lucrative opportunities. The book covers global trends and business drivers related to brownfields and green development, and outlines U.S. and international guidelines and incentive programs. Detailed case studies of worldwide brownfield redevelopment initiatives are included. Greening Brownfields covers: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency U.S. Green Building Council Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) BRE Environmental Assessment Method (BREEAM) Regulations and financial incentives Frameworks for integrating all phases of brownfield redevelopment Sustainable land planning and land use One Planet Living Green building
Greening Brownfields: Remediation Through Sustainable Development

Greening Brownfields: Remediation Through Sustainable Development

1st Edition
By William Sarni
ISBN10: 0071609091
ISBN13: 9780071609098
Copyright: 2010

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ISBN10: 0071609091 | ISBN13: 9780071609098



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Chapter 1. Global Trends--The Perfect Storm; Chapter 2. Convergence--The USEPA Meets the USGBC; Chapter 3. Regulatory Drivers; Chapter 4. Incentives; Chapter 5. Frameworks for Greening Brownfields; Chapter 6. Land Planning; Chapter 7. Green Building; Chapter 8. Valuing Financial Return or Beyond Asset Conversion; Chapter 9. Case Studies; Chapter 10. The Next 20 Years; Glossary; Index

About the Author

William Sarni