A green roof is a roof that is covered with vegetation and growth, which creates a wide range of options. Selecting a vegetation type combines the practical with the enjoyable. Green systems improve the heat and noise insulation of a building structure, have an air purifying effect, catch rainwater and discharge it at a delayed rate, enhance the area’s biodiversity and have aesthetic added value. Green roofs can have a primary and secondary function. In the first case a green roof is often used as a ‘living roof’, possibly in combination with parking options.

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