ASTM WK31993

    Work Item: ASTM WK31993 - New Practice for Communication of Sustainable Attributes of Products

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    Developed by Subcommittee: E60.01 | Committee E60 | Contact Staff Manager



    1. Scope

    1.1 This standard sets forth requirements for communicating product data related to the sustainability of a product. It identifies the attributes that must be reported. It specifies the unit reporting requirements associated with each attribute. 1.1.1 Attributes to be reported are environmental aspects and environmental impacts associated with the acquisition and manufacture of a product. This standard does not address the environmental aspects and impacts associated with a products use or end of life. 1.1.2 This Standard does not set forth requirements for communication of social aspects and impacts other than sustainability certifications. 1.1.3 This Standard does not set forth requirements for communication of economic aspects and impacts other than sustainability certifications. 1.2 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and to determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.


    Keywords

    environmental declaration:functional unit:green building:labeling:marketing claims:product claims:sustainable :sustainability:

    The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.

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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    02-07-2011

    Technical Contact:
    Dru Meadows

    Status:
    Draft Under Development