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How China’s giant building materials industry could be one of the world’s biggest winners over the next decade

The Chinese government wants to buy up most of the leading global manufacturers of building materials, including steel, concrete and glass, according to a confidential document seen by Reuters.China's top Communist Party leader, Xi Jinping, said he was keen to expand the countrys role as a global player in building materials."It is absolutely essential that we develop and support this

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U.S. to install new sensors to monitor carbon dioxide emissions from U.N. facilities

The United States is to install a new sensor system for monitoring carbon dioxide from the United Nations' facilities in New York, according to Axios.The system will include a new "carbon dioxide monitoring instrument" that will be able to track the amount of carbon dioxide emitted into the atmosphere, and will also collect data from other sensors, according the report.The

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Which wood products should I buy for my home?

Forest building materials and construction materials can make or break a home.Whether you want to buy wood for your home, make furniture from it, or use it for building purposes, here are some things to know about them.Wood and construction material can make a home more durable or even livable in the long run.They also can be a source of

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