ISO 20887:2020 Sustainability in buildings and civil engineering works

Design for Disassembly

This document provides an overview of design for disassembly and adaptability (DfD/A) principles and potential strategies for integrating these principles into the design process.

ISO 20887 provides information for owners, architects, engineers, product designers and manufacturers to assist in their understanding of potential DfD/A options and considerations, and for other parties who are responsible for financing, regulating, constructing, transforming, deconstructing, or demolishing construction works.


Project Info

Location: United Nations Headquarters, East 45th Street, New York, NY, USA
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  • Author: ISO technical committee .
  • Publisher: ISO.
  • Publication date: 01/01/2020.
  • Level of coverage: International – e.g. ISO.
  • Level of scale: All/multiple.
  • Sectors covered: All/multiple.
  • Life cycle stage covered: Planning.
  • Keywords: Adaptable / flexible.