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Pollution Problems & Practical Solutions

Site Office

General Pollution

Common Problems Relevant Environmental Control
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Practical Solutions

  • Use compact fluorescent lamp or LED lighting instead of traditional tungsten lighting
  • Use electrical appliance such as air conditioner and refrigerator with Grade 1 Energy Efficiency Labels
  • Switch off idling lighting and air conditioning. Use switch timer to manage the operation time of photocopier, heater, air conditioning and etc.
  • Keep windows and doors shut when the air-conditioner is running, and draw curtains or blinds to keep direct sunlight out
  • Consider the use of natural lighting and ventilation in site office design
  • Consider the installation of photovoltaic panel on roof of site office to capture solar energy
  • Encourage electronic communication and document management to reduce paper consumption
Green roof for site office
Green roof for site office
 
Vertical green for site office
Vertical green for site office
 
Solar energy heater to heat water for bathing
Solar energy heater to heat water for bathing

 

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User review date: 
Friday, 16 July, 2010