Environmental Impacts and Embodied Energy of Construction Methods and Materials in Low-Income Tropical Housing

Arman Hashemi, Heather Cruickshank, Ali Cheshmehzangi

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)7866-7883
Number of pages18
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 30 Jun 2015

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  • low-income housing
  • tropical housing
  • embodied energy
  • Uganda
  • East Africa

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