Environmental properties

It is very important to calculate the impact that papercrete has in the environment during the whole life cycle. Building regulations require minimum thermal standards for cladding. They should provide an acceptable level of thermal comfort with minimal environmental impact.
There are variety of properties which effect the ecological and human environment. Most of them are difficult to quantify including pollution renewability, recyclability, labour exploitation, etc.
Embodied energy is an environmental property which allows us to compare environmental impact of different materials.


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