More about EPDs and LCA

Environmental Product Declarations - The Next Generation of Eco-labels?  A presentation at the Public Interest Environmental Conference in Gainesville, FL. By Wes Ingwersen.  February 26, 2010.

Global Type III Environmental Product Declarations Network
http://www.gednet.org/  (The guidebook explains the entire EPD process in detail)

Eco Smes comparison of three ISO label types (I,II, and III)
http://www.ecosmes.net/cm/navContents?l=EN&navID=ecoLabels&subNavID=1&pagID=1

On the following pages you can read more about Life Cycle Assessment (LCA), the evaluation technique upon which LCA is based.

LCA 101 (US EPA LCA pages)
http://www.epa.gov/ord/NRMRL/lcaccess/lca101.html

UNEP Life Cycle Initiative
http://jp1.estis.net/sites/lcinit/default.asp?site=lcinit

Life Cycle Thinking in the European Union
http://lct.jrc.ec.europa.eu/

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Grupo EPD Pina Costa Rica,
26 de feb. de 2010 11:02
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