Sector insight: The state of sustainability in construction

4th April 2018

This exclusive insight report explores the key drivers, challenges and opportunities facing sustainability in the UK's construction sector.

The UK’s construction sector has become shrouded by uncertainty. The industry’s high-cost, high-risk business model faces intense global scrutiny amidst a backdrop of political uncertainty, escalating resource use and a nationwide skills shortage.

What does this mean for sustainability practitioners working within the construction sector? Do these uncertainties offer an opportunity to push corporate responsibility up the agenda? In an increasingly resource-constrained world affected by the rising megatrends of climate change and population growth, how can construction bodies meet the needs of the many while reducing environmental impacts and delivering social good?

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