Construction Site Safety (GE 700ES/16) Environment Book

Construction Site Safety Environment Book (GE 700ES/16)

This standalone publication, which is also available as part of the Construction site safety (GE 700) box set, is dedicated to the management of environmental issues related to the construction industry. It is the official reference material for the Site Safety Plus Site environmental awareness training scheme (SEATS), a one-day course for supervisors and managers.

It explains legal requirements and practical advice on how to implement and maintain the controls needed to manage the basics on site, as well as the more challenging elements.

New for 2016
• Content has been updated to reflect changes in legislation and good practice.
• Waste hierarchy information has been updated.
• Information has been added on ISO 14001:2015 'Environmental management systems’, including detail about the  transition.
• The Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme and Zero Carbon Hub Builders' book have been referenced.

This product is complemented by a FREE to access companion website, which brings together all the latest advice and guidance, content updates and links to related websites. To preview the site click here. www.citb.co.uk/GE700companion.

The full Construction site safety GE 700 is available in a CD-ROM and online subscription. If you would like to use the Environmental book online or on CD-ROM please purchase the appropriate format of the full Construction site safety product.

More information about this product

Who is this suitable for?

• Environmental managers within construction companies.
• Site Safety Plus Site environmental awareness training scheme (SEATS) course delegates.

What information does it offer?

This publication provides practical and authoritative advice on all areas of the environment within the existing legal framework and industry requirements. By using this publication, users will be able to assess legal responsibilities for themselves and others.

Contents
• Sustainable construction and the environment.
• Resource efficiency.
• Waste management.
• Energy management.
• Water management.
• Statutory nuisance.
• Ecology.
• Contaminated land.
• Archaeology and heritage.
• Site environment management systems.

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