"Drastically reduce the use of concrete" in construction to save the climate

By Bat info source: AFP
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Reduce "drastically the use of concrete", favor "local materials" and generalize their "reuse": the planet must reinvent short circuits so that the building sector has less impact on the climate and better resists the effects of warming, says Lina Ghotmeh, a 42-year-old Franco-Lebanese architect.