What is green concrete and Green building?
Where it is used?
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Green Concrete is one type of concrete which is similar to normal concrete but for production of green concrete energy required is much less so It is not much harmful to the environment.
Application of Green concrete:-
It is used majorly in Bridge and Road construction, and as well as it is used in building construction also.
Green Building is one type of sustainable building which is constructed by considering the environment safety. In this building, It focuses on less water, optimization of energy efficiency.
The main reason to use green building is It maximize the economic and environmental performance of the building.
Green concrete is the term given to types of concrete that are rather beneficial or less harmful to the environment. Any green concrete must satisfy at least one of the following :
There aren’t any specific uses of green concrete because it behaves exactly like normal concrete. It’s just a question of initiative, labor, and willingness to adopt such a construction method that goes easy on the environment. Bridges, dams, houses, platforms have all been made using green concrete.
Green buildings, on the other hand, are buildings that either use environment-friendly materials, cut down the emission of pollutants in construction, are sustainable, have little or no environmental impact, or use waste materials. They generally are greenhouse gas efficient, energy-efficient, water-efficient, and heat efficient.
They, too, don’t really have any specific or special applications and can be used anytime.