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Environmental Impacts

Heading: Environmental Impacts

Between 1 and 1.3 million tonnes of plasterboard waste is generated through construction, refurbishment and demolition activities each year.

What are the ‘impacts’?

UK consumption trends

Heading: UK consumption trends

Plasterboard is increasingly being used as a construction product - around 2 million tonnes of plasterboard is manufactured and sold in the UK each year.

Improving sustainability – The Plasterboard Sustainability Partnership