There are so many factors that effect our environment today such as the design, construction, and maintenance of our steel buildings. More than 75 million plus residential buildings and almost 5 million commercial buildings impact our environment the
Pollution and air quality problems come from the many industrial buildings that we have constructed. High amounts of sulphur dioxide emissions and nitrous oxide emissions are produced everyday. This is very damaging to our air quality. Often this is overlooked and the focus is on components, its surroundings, and its occupants. Generally, a building consumes more resources than it should which results in impacting the environment with large amounts of toxic waste.
Most industries have acknowledged this and this is why we are trying very hard to get the word out and promote greener buildings. As an example, if 10 percent of homes in the