WINGS International University
Port Management and Maritime Logistics

Building Materials/ Pollutants


Construction products and pollutants under ecologicalappropriate questions

  • Construction materials and products: systematization
  • Pollutants, dangerous and problematic products
  • danger prevention and health protection
  • material flow, conservation of natural resources and recycling of construction products
  • selection tools of the construction products for sustainable buildings
  • application of products within the planning and construction process


This module enables students to evaluate building materials in consideration with environmental and health concerning aspects. They will learn how to select construction products regarding ecological and technical principles to apply them efficiently into the planning and construction process for the development of a sustainable building.

Responsible expert

Wolfgang Linden