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- El Hanandeh, Ali, et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Journal of cleaner production 2017 v.166 pp. 458-473
- Monte Carlo method; acidification; building construction; concrete; construction materials; cost effectiveness; ecosystem services; energy; environmental impact; eutrophication; global warming; greenhouse gas emissions; hardwood; laminated veneer lumber; life cycle costing; manufacturing; plantations; preservatives; softwood; steel; uncertainty; Australia
- ... The building construction sector contributes to a quarter of the total Australian Greenhouse gas emissions. These emissions are mainly attributed to the use of energy intensive materials. To achieve better environmental benefits and cost saving, the utilisation of wood-based construction materials is currently attracting attention. However, the manufacturing of engineered wood products consumes la ...