17 Nov 2023 Insights
Jaz O'Donnell

Leveraging the power of design to build out waste

The construction sector creates the largest amount of waste to landfill of any sector in Aotearoa New Zealand. We know that around 80% of a product's environmental impact is set at the design phase. This means good design is key to reducing waste during the lifetime of a building. 

If you’d like to get involved with our work to reduce construction waste in Aotearoa New Zealand, contact Jaz at jaz@sustainable.org.nz for more information.