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Structure and enclosure

NC-v4 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Noriko Nagazumi on Aug 24, 2016, 8:49 pm

of non-structure/non-enclosure elements. I am curious how others have handled materials like these. Since the questions above are applicable to all BPDO Credits, I have posted them to the “Sourcing of Raw Materials” forum. Let’s...

Last reply: Jon Clifford, Sep 10, 2016, 10:14 am

MR credit: Building Disclosure

NC-v4 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Francisca Herrera on Aug 9, 2016, 6:18 pm

In relation to the Educational Session on EPD that you lead through USGBC, can you please tell me if the EPD compliant with LEEDv4 that you cover through this course, requires that the program...

Precertification of EPD

NC-v4 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Charalampos Giannikopoulos on Jul 23, 2014, 7:30 am

The International EPD System includes the possibility for pre-certification of EPDs as a step in the process to develop Product Category Rules (PCRs). Pre-certified EPDs are EPDs that are not...

Last reply: Panu Pasanen, Aug 5, 2016, 8:37 am

cradle to gate scope?

NC-v4 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Erin Holdenried on Aug 3, 2016, 8:21 pm

Does the compliance with the ISO 14025 standard automatically include cradle to gate scope? Or is the scope stated separately in the product EPD?

Last reply: Paula Melton, Aug 4, 2016, 12:18 pm

SCS not yet approved?

NC-v4 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Erin Holdenried on Aug 4, 2016, 11:04 am

SCS certified EPDs are not yet approved? So this industry-wide EPD would not yet be acceptable for the credit?
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Last reply: Paula Melton, Aug 4, 2016, 12:05 pm

Thermal Barrier Tape and EPD

NC-v4 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Jennifer Webb on Jul 27, 2016, 12:50 pm

I talked to a leading manufacturer of thermal barrier tape which typically requires an EPD to be included in the credit. The manufacturer has stated that they will not be providing EPD for their...

Last reply: Paula Melton, Jul 27, 2016, 1:46 pm

USGBC Approved Environmental Product Declaration Framework

NC-v4 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Gary Brock on Jul 20, 2016, 4:44 pm

It still isn't clear to me what is meant by "USGBC approved...

Last reply: Paula Melton, Jul 22, 2016, 6:03 pm

Compliance of an EPD

NC-v4 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Charline SEYTIER on May 20, 2016, 9:43 am

Dear all,
We have a Type III environmental declaration form for a product, verified by a third party (Bauen und Umwelt institute). The PDE is based on the Product Category Rules established...

Last reply: Panu Pasanen, Jun 10, 2016, 6:48 am

EPD's for architectural woodwork

NC-v4 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Paul Setzer on Jun 3, 2016, 9:50 am

Hello-

As I read the v4 MR requirement for EPD's, they apply to assembled products. Since a lot of millwork that arrives on a jobsite is an assembled product (cabinet, reception desk, etc...

Last reply: Paula Melton, Jun 6, 2016, 11:00 am

Is external verification always necessary?

NC-v4 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Vitor Tosetto on Mar 31, 2016, 2:40 pm

Hi all!

I have a doubt about EPD, could someone help me?

This credit explains that products with LCA (ISO 14044) or EPD (ISO 14025) that have at least cradle-to-gate scope are...

Last reply: Keith Robertson, Apr 5, 2016, 12:46 pm