The latest available high-level top-down analysis shows that the embodied carbon of UK construction in 2018 was 43 MtCO2e, of which 80% came from materials and on-site activities. In this...
Takuma, Jonathan, Andre, and Zhi highlight the vast scale of growth in concrete demand and emissions over the last 30 years.
Critical materials are gaining attention in the conversation around sustainable energy transitions, but what are they, and why do they matter?
CCG's Starter Data Kits are open-source, zero-level country datasets designed to accelerate the energy planning process.
New paper outlines a new probabilistic method for projecting future commodity prices for techno-economic analyses without bias.
New study of UK plastics flows shows 1/3 of related GHG emissions could be reduced by increasing recycling capacity and reducing demand.
Criteria for Assessing Sustainability of Lignocellulosic Wastes: Applied to the Cellulose Nanofibril Packaging Production in the UK
New paper outlines 13 criteria for assessing the sustainability of lignocellulosic wastes, a new source of bioplastic packaging.
We introduce a new seven-step method for creating a water budget that combines both quality and quantity in a mass balance of water.
Researchers present seven planet-compatible pathways the chemical industry could follow to reach net zero by 2050.
Regional characteristics and spatial correlation of haze pollution: Interpretative system analysis in cities of Fenwei Plain in China
New article from CuiCui Xiao recommends coordinated governance to tackle regional patterns of urban haze pollution.