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CS A03:2013 - SPECIFICATIONS FOR SOIL MIXTURE FOR GENERAL LANDSCAPING USE

CS A03:2013 - Specifications for Soil Mixture for General Landscaping Use

Formerly CS A01:2009 and CS A02:2009

Specifications For Soil Mixture For General Landscaping Use describes the quality indicators for compost and mulches used in horticulture soils in Singapore.

ISBN: 978-981-07-6456-2

Retail Price: $10.00 (incl. GST)

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CS B01:2010 - GUIDELINES FOR TROPICAL TURFGRASS INSTALLATION AND MANAGEMENT 

CS B01:2010 - Guidelines for Tropical Turfgrass Installation and Management

Guidelines for Tropical Turfgrass Installation and Management represents the first comprehensive guide on tropical turfgrasses for Singapore and Southeast Asia. It covers species selection, construction, planting and establishment, and best maintenance practices.

ISBN: 978-981-08-5230-6

Retail Price: $20.00 (incl. GST)

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Guidelines on Urban Ecology

 

 CS C01:2013 - GUIDELINES ON WATER QUALITY MONITORING FOR TROPICAL PONDS

CS C01:2013 - Guidelines on Water Quality Monitoring for Tropical Ponds

Guidelines On Water Quality Monitoring For Tropical Ponds introduces the theory and practice of water quality monitoring for ponds in the tropics. It describes the key parameters of interest, specifics typical field equipment used, and provides a monitoring protocol which managers can adapt to their specific requirements.

ISBN: 978-981-08-3791-4

Retail Price: $10.00 (incl. GST)

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CS C01:2013 - Guidelines on Water Quality Assessment and Management for Tropical Ponds

Guidelines on Water Quality Assessment and Management for Tropical Ponds sets out recommended standards for pond water quality for key parameters with reference to empirical measurements from 59 ponds across Singapore. It explains how to use water quality monitoring results to diagnose water quality concerns, and outlines a range of associated management strategies for addressing water quality issues in tropical ponds.

ISBN: 978-981-07-6326-8

Retail Price: $10.00 (incl. GST)

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Guidelines on Skyrise Greenery

 

  CS E01:2010 - GUIDELINES ON DESIGN LOADS FOR ROOFTOP GREENERY

CS E01:2009 - Guidelines on Design Loads for Rooftop Greenery

Guidelines on Design Loads for Rooftop Greenery outlines basic loading considerations and issues when designing rooftop greenery - suggesting design loads of vegetation, substrate, recommended soil depths and the appropriate placement of rooftop landscape components in relation to common rooftop conditions.

ISBN: 978-981-08-5231-3

 


   

CS E02:2009 - Guidelines on Design for Safety on Rooftop Greenery

Guidelines on Design for Safety on Rooftop Greenery outlines out the basic safety requirements in the construction of rooftop greenery and attempts to illustrate work safety issues and considerations from the standpoint of rooftop greenery design, installation and maintenance.

ISBN: 978-981-08-5232-0

 


 

CS E03:2010 - Guidelines on Substrate Layer for Rooftop Greenery

Guidelines on Substrate Layer for Rooftop Greenery outlines the basic physical and chemical properties for quality referencing in the composition and construction of the substrate layer for use on rooftop greenery.

ISBN: 978-981-08-7203-8

Retail Price: $10.00 (incl. GST)

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CS E04:2010 - Guidelines on Filter, Drainage and Root Penetration Barrier Layers For Rooftop Greenery

Guidelines on Filter, Drainage and Root Penetration Barrier Layers For Rooftop Greenery outlines the basic technical requirements for quality referencing in the construction of the filter, drainage and root penetration barrier layers of rooftop greenery.

ISBN: 978-981-08-7206-9

Retail Price: $10.00 (incl. GST)

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CS E05:2012 - Guidelines on Waterproofing For Rooftop Greenery

Guidelines on Waterproofing for Rooftop Greenery outlines the basic considerations and requirements for the selection, application, protection and testing of the waterproofing layer of green roofs and roof gardens.

ISBN: 978-981-07-1271-6

Retail Price: $10.00 (incl. GST)

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CS E06:2012 - Guidelines on Irrigation For Rooftop Greenery

Guidelines on Irrigation for Rooftop Greenery sets out the basic technical considerations and requirements for the design, construction and up-keep of the irrigation system for green roofs and roof gardens.

ISBN: 978-981-07-1272-3

Retail Price: $10.00 (incl. GST)

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CS E07:2012 - Guidelines on General Maintenance for Rooftop Greenery 

Guidelines on Design and Construction of Pitched Green Roof identifies the basic requirements for the design and construction of pitched green roof to address pitched green roof stability and feasibility issues.

ISBN: 978-981-07-1273-0

Retail Price: $10.00 (incl. GST)

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CS E08:2012 - Guidelines on Design and Construction of Pitched Green Roof

Guidelines on Design and Construction of Pitched Green Roof identifies the basic requirements for the design and construction of pitched green roof to address pitched green roof stability and feasibility issues.

ISBN: 978-981-07-4726-8

Retail Price: $10.00 (incl. GST)

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CS E09:2012 - Guidelines on Planting of Trees, Palms and Tall Shrubs on Rooftop 

Guidelines on Planting of Trees, Palms and Tall Shrubs on Rooftop identifies the basic horticulture requirements for the planting of trees, palms and tall shrubs on roof gardens, as well as addressing basic architecture issues such as the sizing and design of rooftop tree planter.

ISBN: 978-981-07-4726-8

Retail Price: $10.00 (incl. GST)

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CS E10:2014 - Guidelines on Design Loads for Skyrise Greenery

Guidelines on Design Loads for Skyrise Greenery identifies the basic requirements, considerations and estimates for associated design loads in the design, planning and operation of rooftop greenery and vertical greenery.

ISBN: 978-981-09-1217-8

Retail Price: $10.00 (incl. GST)

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CS E11:2014 - Guidelines on Design for Safety of Skyrise Greenery

Guidelines on Design For Safety of Skyrise Greenery sets out relevant safety requirements and safe design considerations. This highlights the importance and need for safe design when planning, designing and operating rooftop greenery and vertical greenery, which are fundamentally elevated vegetated work spaces.

ISBN: 978-981-09-1217-8

Retail Price: $10.00 (incl. GST)

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Design Guides to Promote Biodiversity on Roof Gardens

CS E12:2017 - Design Guides to Promote Biodiversity on Roof Gardens 

Design Guides to Promote Biodiversity on Roof Gardens sets out to illustrate the basic evidence-based design-principles and the associated design-recommendations for the planning, design, construction and operation of rooftop greenery, with focus on these elevated vegetated surfaces for biodiversity enhancement.

This design guide was developed together with an Ecology Survey Team and an Industry Technical Team. The Ecology Survey Team comprises of members from the National University of Singapore, Nature Society Singapore and National Parks Board. The Industry Technical Team comprises of members from the Urban Redevelopment Authority, Housing and Development Board, Singapore Institute of Landscape Architects and Nature Society Singapore.

ISBN: 978-981-11-5176-7

Retail Price: $10.00 (incl. GST)

Available at Singapore Botanic Gardens Gardens Shop