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The Football World Cup’s Footprint

The ball is rolling in Brazil, the World Cup is on. And with it, the different teams and their entire entourage, and masses of international football tourists that came to Brazil, to be part of the spectacle. Surely, such an event has a huge impact on football heart and soul, but it doesn’t come without an impact on the environment.

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Market demand drives need for fast and scalable LCA

LCA has evolved from a very academic exercise initially developed 20 to 30 years ago, to become an integrated tool for business applications today. This trend is set to continue. One of the main drivers is the dramatically increased demand for product related sustainability information, making LCA a business imperative.

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Jane Anderson

Interest in Environmental Product Declarations on the rise as numbers increase

Stephen, yes, the Australasian EPD were included in the International EPD total, as they are also listed there. There are now 11 Australian EPD and 2 New Zealand EPD (go to http://www.environdec.com...

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Stephen Mitchell

Interest in Environmental Product Declarations on the rise as numbers increase

Thanks Jane. The driver for EPD uptake frombuilding materials suppliers in Australia and New Zealand is definitively the recognition of EPD and LCA in the green building rating scheme Green Star. Did...

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Rafael

How jeans and mobile phones compare

From which references (data source) citing those figures?

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