Tag Archives: AusLCI
The Green Building Council of Australia invites feedback from stakeholders on undertaking a project aimed at introducing LCA based assessment in the Green Star Materials category. This note GBCA LCA Consultation Paper EE Response 15-6-12 provides Edge Environment’s response to the GBCA consultation paper on “Life Cycle Assessment in Green Star”, responding directly to the questions [...]
The Building Products Innovation Council developed the Building Products Life Cycle Inventory (BP LCI) to serve the national interest in improving the impact of the built environment. It is a freely available service developed and maintained by the building industry. It provides a nationally consistent and scientifically reliable method and database for conducting Life Cycle [...]
A common approach to estimating GHG emissions from road projects – a joint project with the Australian and NZ authorities
Edge Environment and partner Parsons Brinkenhoff worked with Australian and NZ authorities to fulfill their objective of establishing a common approach to estimating the greenhouse gas emissions from road projects. In order to reach that goal, the two companies developed a Workbook providing road designers, builders, managers and operators a means of consistently estimating GHG [...]
Woven Image is an international textile design company specialising in textiles for commercial interiors, including offices, hotels, restaurants, airports and theatres. Woven Image are working with Edge Environment to integrate life cycle thinking across their supply chain. First out, Woven Image selected the EchoPanel product ranges for life cycle assessment (LCA) to identify opportunities to [...]
Woven Image have undergone a Life Cycle Assessment for EchoPanel conducted by Edge Environment and have met all the requirements for ecospecifier global GreenTag(TM)*. Edge’s LCA study helped Woven Image identify that the greatest opportunity to reduce the environmental footprint of the EchoPanel was to further develop their existing product stewardship scheme. Woven Image not only [...]
Building Products Life Cycle Inventory Seminars: The role and uses of the BP LCI to assist the building industry to conduct Life Cycle Assessment of Australian building products – the Australian method and database; how to access and use the BP LCI.