New paper ‘Can Totnes build itself?’ released

By |2012-07-12T10:13:36+01:00July 12th, 2012|News|

When it comes to building houses, which offers the best return to a local economy, concrete blocks or straw bales?  Gypsum or clay plasters?  Imported timber or local timber?  Atmos Totnes today announces the release of a ground-breaking new paper, 'Can Totnes build itself?', which looks at the local building materials potentially available for the construction of the Atmos Totnes development. Atmos is a community-led initiative seeking to bring the former Dairy Crest site into community [...]