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Construction and the Circular Economy

The construction sector, architects, engineers, material producers, real-estate owners, funders, researchers and policymakers


Half of the worlds raw materials are used in construction. Therefore, we need to change the way we plan, build and use buildings. The time for action is now. We are inviting experts in the construction sector, architects, engineers and real-estate owners to join us for this eventWe will share the latest developments, scientific results and best practices with you. Together we can steer the construction sector towards the greater use of circular practices. 

Ministry of the Environment of Finland and Green Building Council Finland 

Ms Jessica Karhu, Senior Sustainability Specialist,, +358 40 657 8899
Mr Matti Kuittinen, Senior Specialist,, +358 50 594 7990 

Date and time
Wednesday 5 June: 8.30-19.00

National Museum, Mannerheimintie 34, Helsinki 

How to register:

Deadline for registration: 26 May 2019 

More information about the event: See website 

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