IBU-NEWSLETTER

September 2017

 

Content:

NEWS

+ IBU -Wahlprüfsteine/Parliament elections - IBU Questions to the Parties

+ Current Decisions of the Advisory Board

+ EPD update

NEW MEMBERS

ANNOUNCEMENTS

+ Seminar: Basics of the ISO 14040/44

+ IBU EPD Methodology Seminar for LCA Experts

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NEWS

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Wahlprüfsteine 2017

IBU focuses on information and education

In the run-up to the parliamentiary elections in Germany IBU has asked the parties with so called "Wahlprüfsteine" to their opinion regarding sustainable construction and transparancy of environmental information. The results are published by IBU below in German. More...

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Sachverständigenrat

SVR Decisions from July 2017

The IBU Advisory Board (SVR) decided in its last meeting in July 2017 on these topics. More...

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EPD

Update of EPDs after 5 years of validity required - IBU gives advice

In 201 about 250 EPDs according to EN 15804 will expire.

If you are not sure what to do, please contact IBU office to coordinate the next steps. For further information please see: http://ibu-epd.com/en/checklist-update/

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NEW MEMBERS

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Insulation material manufacturer GLAPOR has become an IBU member

IBU is pleased to welcome the medium-sized, Bavarian company GLAPOR as a new member.

GLAPOR uses 100% recycling glass for producing sustainable insulation material to insulate floors, walls, façades and roofs. More...

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

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27. September 2017, Oslo

ECO Platform Business Event

EPD in the international market

Welcome to ECO Platform business event in Oslo September 27th, created for EPD-Owners, ECO Platform EPD owners, EPD-developers, EPD users, public and private procurement, key construction companies and relevant associations. More...

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19. - 20. October 2017, Berlin

Ökobilanzmethodik

This seminar is only available in German:
Ökobilanzschulung nach ISO 14040/ ISO 14044

Am 19.-20.10.2017 veranstaltet das IBU eine zweitägige Schulung zu den Grundlagen der Ökobilanzmethodik entsprechend der Normen ISO 14040 und ISO 14044 von Prof. Dr. Birgit Grahl. More...

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26. October 2017, Berlin

IBU EPD Methodology Seminar for Life Cycle Assessment Experts

Methodology Seminar for Life Cycle Assessment Experts for the creation of EPDs

IBU is happy to invite all LCA practioners dealing with the creation of EPDs in the programme of IBU to the second methodology seminar on October 26, 2017 in Berlin.

Together with experts from the Advisory Board, our verifier committee and the IBU office new information will be …More...

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