The development of recycling in construction and in demolition requires that the entire value chain are involved in bidding for renovation contracts > builder> architect > structural designer > contractor > demolition planning > demolition materials exploration > recycling plan.
Carbon footprint in new construction is only part of the whole challenge.
The value of new construction in Finland is approximately EUR 12 billion annually.
Equally, the share of renovation construction is estimated at about EUR 12 billion annually.
To raise construction and demolition to the focus requires recycling to be taken into account in building plan processes and documents.
Contractors calculate offers according to building plan documents.