6.2 Modules A1–A3 – Raw materials supply, transport, manufacturing.

6.2  Modules A1–A3 – Raw materials supply, transport, manufacturing. A-01 Use and adaptation of available cradle-to-gate and cradle-to-grave LCA or EPD data for building products and technical equipment A-02 Accounting for technical building equipment – screening and simplified LCA. A-03 … Continue reading

A-01 Distinction between wastes and by-products during the extraction and the processing stages

Aspect A-01 Distinction between wastes and by-products during the extraction and the processing stages Description Several wastes and by-products are either used or generated during the production phase of building products. A waste is an output from a process that … Continue reading

A-01 Use and adaptation of available cradle-to-gate and cradle-to-grave LCA or EPD data for building products and technical equipment

Aspect A-01 Use and adaptation of available cradle-to-gate and cradle-to-grave LCA or EPD data for building products and technical equipment Description Different LCA data describing the impacts of raw materials supply, transport and manufacturing (cradle-to-gate data) can be used in … Continue reading

A-02 Accounting for technical building equipment – screening and simplified LCA

Aspect A-02 Accounting for technical building equipment – screening and simplified LCA Description Different types of technical building equipment can be included in building LCAs: e.g. boilers for heating, air-conditioning systems for cooling, duct networks for ventilation, solar panels for … Continue reading

A-02 Transport of staff in the supply of raw materials

Aspect A-02 Transport of staff in the supply of raw materials Description Is it relevant to consider the transport of staff during the extraction and manufacturing life cycle stages? related study objective ☒ stand-alone LCA ☒ comparative assertion related study … Continue reading

A-03 Transport of raw materials to the manufacturer

Aspect A-03 Transport of raw materials to the manufacturer Description Several raw materials are needed for manufacturing a building product. Depending on the number of raw materials and the availabilities of information from the suppliers, it may be difficult to … Continue reading

A-03 Accounting for technical building equipment – complete LCA

Aspect A-03 Accounting for technical building equipment – complete LCA Description Different types of technical building equipment can be included in building LCAs: e.g. boilers for heating, air-conditioning systems for cooling, duct networks for ventilation, solar panels for hot water, … Continue reading