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Updated ECO Platform logotype valid from 1 Jan 2022

The ECO Platform AISBL have updated their logotype. It’s use is mandatory from January 1, 2022 for all your construction (EN15804) EPDs. To make the new ECO EPD logo more widely applicable the new ECO EPD logo comes in three... Read more

EPD International AB is now ISO 9001 and 14001 certified

Our international partner EPD International AB has obtained ISO 9001 and 14001 certifications for its quality and environmental management system. This demonstrates the ongoing commitment of EPD International AB to the highest standards of transparency and best practise. “Both ISO... Read more

Green Star New Zealand consults on upgrade to include more embodied carbon focus

Green Star is New Zealand’s largest voluntary and truly holistic sustainability rating system for buildings, fitouts and communities and they want your help. Green Star is currently upgrading with a greater focus on cutting embodied carbon, a consultation document is... Read more

EPD Australasia joins Australian embodied carbon leadership group MECLA & the Infrastructure Sustainability Council (ISC)

EPD Australasia is excited to be part of the Materials & Embodied Carbon Leaders’ Alliance MECLA – a collaborative effort to reduce embodied carbon in the building and construction industry. We are in good company with over 100 organisations from across... Read more

Development process for New Australian Embodied Carbon Rating Tool Announced

The National Australia Built Environment Rating System (NABERS) have announced the development of a new rating tool for embodied carbon, due to be completed in 18 months. The tool aims to create a national baseline and will roll out as... Read more

New Zealand King Salmon on their world-first EPD

For more than 30 years the New Zealand King Salmon Company has been growing King salmon and is now the world’s largest producer of this unique species. The company has a strong commitment to sustainability. They see aquaculture’s potential as... Read more

Concrete sector embraces environmental benchmarking using EPDs

The concrete industry is investing heavily in EPDs as a way to benchmark their environmental impacts. In the past 3 months alone EPD Australasia has published 6 EPDs for businesses in this sector. This brings the total number of Australasian... Read more

100th EPD Published in Australasia, over 2,500 internationally

EPD Australasia is delighted to announce the publication of the 100th EPD in our region. It is rewarding to see the momentum for verified transparent data as the world tries to grapple with environmental impacts. We congratulate Zenith Interiors whose... Read more

Wed 15 Dec: last day for submitting EPDs for pre-Christmas publication

The last day for submitting EPDs for publication prior to Christmas will be Wednesday 15th December. EPDs can be submitted after this date however they may not be published until the new year. The EPD Australasia Secretariat will close at... Read more

Validity date of Construction Product PCR 2021:01 (EN15804:A1) extended to 28 February 2022

Due to the huge success of EPDs in the construction sector, and temporary regional shortages of approved verifiers, the International EPD System and EPD Australasia have now formally extended the sunset date for PCR 2012:01 Construction products and construction services,... Read more

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