Work Item
ASTM WK49400

New Practice for The Development of Multi-Attribute Sustainability Standards for Building Products

1. Scope

The acquisition, promotion, and dissemination of knowledge, stimulation of research and the development of standards relating to sustainability and sustainable development. The committee shall include environmental, social, economic, and other issues relating to sustainability.
This committee shall support and serve as a resource for other ASTM committees in their activities that include sustainability issues. This support may include dissemination of specific requests for standards throughout ASTM's existing committee base, as well as the maintenance of appropriate liaison relationships internal and external) related to this subject area.
The committee will not duplicate the efforts of existing ASTM technical committees. The work of this committee will be coordinated with other ASTM committees and other organizations having mutual interest.

Keywords

multiple; attribute; multi-attribute; sustainability; green; environment; building; product; assessment; type I; type 1; label; life; cycle; certification

Rationale

None Provided

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

Details

Developed by Subcommittee: E60.01

Committee: E60

Staff Manager: Kristy Straiton

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 03-24-2015

Technical Contact: Bill Griese