How ‘green’ concrete can help cities fight climate change

by Cailin Crowe, Smart Cities Dive

As cities look to cut carbon emissions in their construction sector, the use of low-carbon concrete over other alternatives could help them do just that.

“Green” or carbon dioxide (CO2) mineralized concrete has received support from the U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) and private companies for its use in public projects as part of the national response to climate change. A resolution passed at this year’s USCM annual meeting in Honolulu urged its members to use the concrete over less environmentally-friendly alternatives.

Read more: https://www.smartcitiesdive.com/news/us-conference-of-mayors-urges-cities-to-use-green-concrete-material-carbon-/560977/

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