Global climate change, or more commonly referred to a global warming, is a huge issue in today’s world. Humans have ravaged the landscape around them, which is impacting every living thing on this planet. Recently the human race has discovered this fact and are attempting to discover ways to minimize their impact. There are several methods that are being used to accomplish this. One of the most common methods for this is recycling. People are recycling materials that they use on a daily basis to limit the amount of resources that they consume. However, it is not just the individual who are attempting this. The construction industry, along with others, are working to minimize their negative impact. In order to do this, there must be a clear understanding on how the construction industry is attempting to accomplish this goal and whether or not it is effective.

Semester/Year of Award

Fall 12-8-2017


Bryan D. Dyer

Mentor Professional Affiliation

Applied Engineering and Technology

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Restricted Access Thesis

Document Type

Bachelor Thesis

Degree Name

Honors Scholars

Degree Level



Applied Engineering and Technology