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Barge-transported construction waste reduced carbon footprint by 75%

A development that is using river barges to remove construction waste for recycling has estimated this has reduced its carbon footprint by 75 per cent. The Chambers Wharf development in Southwark is using Green Barge Company barges to transport more than 50,000 tonnes of crushed concrete and steel. This will be recycled at the Tilbury docks recycling depot, in the Thurrock Thames Gateway estuary.Property development company St Martins is working ...