UBMA

(redirected from Used Building Materials Association)
AcronymDefinition
UBMAUsed Building Materials Association (now Building Material Reuse Association)
UBMAUniversity Bioscience Managers' Association (UK)
UBMAUnderstanding Before Memorization Approach (spelling)
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The most common association memberships: National Association of Demolition Contractors (22 percent); Used Building Materials Association (6.
Demolition contractors are in business to make a profit, and if it's cheaper to knock stuff down and haul it to a landfill than to recycle it in some fashion, that is what they'll do," says Kurt Buss, executive director of the nonprofit Used Building Materials Association.
In the past three years, the number of reuse stores in North America more than tripled, says the Used Building Materials Association, and that number continues to grow.
There's a much greater acceptance of used materials," says Joy MacPherson, executive director of the Used Building Materials Association in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
Reusing building materials is the most effective way of reducing the embodied energy in a building, according to the Used Building Materials Association.
In other actions, the board heard from several groups that wanted to partner more closely with NADC, including the Brownfields Association, Chicago, the Used Building Materials Association, Oakland, Calif.
The Used Building Materials Association, which is based in nearby Boulder, Colo.
In other actions, the NADC board heard from several groups that wanted to partner more closely with the group, including the Brownfields Association, Used Building Materials Association and Purdue University, where the Construction Management Department wants to establish a demolition discipline, complete with funded chair.
EPA 's Office of Solid Waste made at a recent deconstruction conference and Used Building Materials Association (UBMA) meeting in Gainesville, Fla.