Cities and Urbanization

Why this Danish city is rebuilding itself out of recycled rubble

Copenhagen is building a new skyline out of reclaimed bricks and wood. Image: REUTERS/Fabian Bimmer

Ida Auken

Member of Parliament, Parliament of Denmark (Folketinget)

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Resource Rows in Copenhagen’s Ørestad district Image: Lendager Group
Resource Rows uses walls from abandoned rural dwellings Image: Lendager Group
Bricks cut from the old Carlsberg Brewery in Copenhagen Image: Rasmus Hjortshøj/COAST Studio’

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