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Social Representation Of Sustainability In Civil Construction Among College Students
(Universidade Estadual de Campinas, 2016)
The Brazilian architecture in wood and the confrontations with the questions of the environment
Two discussions are imposed to the designers of wood constructions. The first one deals with the technical knowledge to project and execute buildings; the second one is concerned with the preservation of the environment, ...
Adoption of environmental practices on construction sites
(ANTAC - Associação Nacional de Tecnologia do Ambiente Construído, 2017)
Práticas e avaliação da sustentabilidade nos canteiros de obras
(Universidade Federal de São CarlosBRUFSCarPrograma de Pós-graduação em Estruturas e Construção Cívil, 2014-03-06)
This paper addresses the concept of sustainability and its application in construction sites. The construction sector seen as great usufruidor of natural resources and the waste generator to interfere in the natural ...
Material Resignification in the Amazon. A way to construct sustainability scenarios
(Routledge Journals, Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2017-01-01)
This article analyzes local development processes in forest areas in the Amazon. It presents the emergence of a number of nuclei that represent social innovation processes, motivated by the introduction of craft technologies ...
Multidimensional Sustainability Indicators: Barriers, Drivers and Challenges for Human Development
(Univ Federal Campina Grande, Centro Ciencias Juridicas & Sociais, 2017-01-01)
With the growing number of indicators that are drawn up and published, there is a force on them that define which will survive, that is, the natural selection of indicators. Thus, this study aims, through a systematic ...
Connecting the pieces of the puzzle toward sustainable organizations A framework integrating OM principles with GSCM
(Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, 2016-01-01)
Purpose - The purpose of this paper is to propose a framework integrating the Hart and Milstein (2003) strategies for organizational sustainable development (SD) with the ideas of Kleindorfer et al. (2005) on sustainable ...