Get Sust! delivering sustainable construction news to students, academics and professionals since 2003.

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Get Sust! began in 2003 as a free email newsletter for students, academics and professionals.

Our aim is to raise awareness, and promote the importance of creating a sustainable built environment. There are no frills and no hidden extras — Get Sust! is designed to be quick and easy to read, so you get the information you need with the minimum of effort.

Get Sust! selects and summarises research reports, journal articles and product news to bring you the latest developments in:

  • building form and fabric
  • materials and devices
  • tools and techniques.

Plus, details of:

  • new policies and good practice exemplars
  • new books and websites
  • sources of funding
  • work experience placements and permanent vacancies.

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Do you have a sustainable construction story to tell? Do you have a vacancy to fill? Get Sust! welcomes contributions. If you, your department or your company have news to contribute, please send it to: editor@get-sust.com.

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