Zero Waste was first introduced by Paul Palmer as he founded his Zero Waste Systems Inc company in the mid-1970’s in Oakland, California and later on the Zero Waste Institute. Over the last few years the interest and popularity in this philosophy are growing as rapidly as the green building movement as there are direct link to each other.

As this site is still under construction, those hoping to learn more about Zero Waste can find the fundamental principles on many sites including

Come back to this area soon to find comments on how this goal as it relates to construction and demolition.