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Hen eggs in shell, fresh (valid until 2017-10-15; being updated)



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This PCR will expire later this year, why an update has been initiated. A draft update was available for open consultation until 2017-05-20. The PCR moderator and PCR committee will now update the draft based on comments received. Dates are preliminary.

This document provides Product Category Rules (PCR) for the assessment of the environmental performance of UN CPC 02310 (Hen eggs in shell, fresh) and the declaration of this performance by an EPD.

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Name: Hen eggs in shell, fresh (valid until 2017-10-15; being updated)
CPC Code(s):02310 Hen eggs in shell, fresh
Approval date: 2011-10-24
Registration No: 2011:15
Valid until: 2017-10-15
GPI version: General Programme Instructions 2 (2013-)
Based on: Basic Module: Live animals and animal products (excluding meat)
Related PCR(s): Meat of poultry
Contributor(s): Ecodynamics Group at Siena University
Valid location(s): Global
Prepared by: Life Cycle Engineering
PCR moderator(s): Sonia Pignatelli  Life Cycle Engineering

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