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By Anna Mantzaris

ISBN-10: 1402763050

ISBN-13: 9781402763052

Minutiae buffs of the world—this is your booklet! It’s filled with 1,001 tidbits of data in such different types as foodstuff & Drink, tv, artwork, company, well-being, faith, etc. for instance, do you know that each strawberry includes over two hundred seeds? That the 1st equipped exertions strike within the U.S. happened in Philadelphia in 1786, while neighborhood printers demanded better wages? Or that Jack London was once the 1st novelist to earn 1000000 cash from his writing? Highlighted with maps and illustrations, this compilation incorporates a wealth of lists, together with the least densely populated nations, the academic associations of the Ivy League, bands that performed at Woodstock, or even the main stressful clichés, as voted via humans in 70 international locations.

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2 How Recycling Strategies in Urban Renewal Are Applied According to the “Building cycle” model [62] certain waste materials are released which sometimes can be reused as a component. Usually there is no market available and the materials are recycled. Regarding mass, the most relevant waste material in this cycle is the stony fraction. If selective demolition or dismantling is applied, these stony waste materials are free of unwanted matter such as wood, 20 Progress of Recycling in the Built Environment Fig.

References 1. : The Building Cycle. Aeneas Technical Publishers, Delft (2000) 2. : Recycled concrete as an aggregate for concrete – a review. RILEM TC-37-DRC. Mater. Struct. 11(65), 371–378 (1978) 3. : Recycling of Demolished Concrete and Masonry (RILEM report 7 DRC). E & FN Spon, London (1992) 4. RILEM: Concrete specifications for recycled aggregates, RILEM TC 121DRG. Mater. Struct. 27, 557–559 (1994) 5. : A New Vision of the Building Cycle. Aeneas Technical Publishers, Delft (2004) 6. : How to produce high quality concrete mixes with recycled concrete aggregate.

7 Left- Army barracks in Brussels. 4 Why European Urban Renewal Projects Are Involved The aforementioned model is illustrated by two case studies, based on actual European renewal projects, which involved one of the authors. 1 NATO Headquarters in Brussels, Belgium (Fig. 7) Obliging NATO’s wishes, the government of guest country Belgium, has decided to demolish a Belgian army barracks in close proximity of the old NATO offices, so as to create space for the new NATO Headquarters (further referred to as “NATO Headquarters case”).

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