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VUBToday: European scoop for VUB: First circular renovation project "Circular Retrofit Lab" festively inaugurated

The construction sector is responsible for almost 40% of all waste. Scientists from the VUB now show that building can also be environmentally friendlier and create less waste: they recently renovated eight of the well-known student flats on the campus of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel in Etterbeek, using solely reusable materials that can later be installed in another building. The outcome of this ambitious project is the brand new “Circular Retrofit Lab”, which opens its doors today. read more on VUB Today