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Parts and accessories of computing machines (e.g. laser printer cartridges) (valid until 2017-04-04; being updated)



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This PCR will expire soon, why an update has been initiated. No major changes are proposed. Stakeholders were invited to provide comments on the draft until 2017-03-07.

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This document provides Product Category Rules (PCR) for the assessment of the environmental performance of UN CPC 45290 (parts and accessories of computing machines) and the declaration of this performance by an EPD. The document currently has a functional unit defined for laser printer cartridges, and may need to be updated to cover other products within the CPC subclass. More information about the product group is available in the document.

This PCR document is publically available on www.environdec.com. The PCR document is a living document. If relevant changes in the LCA methodology or in the technology for the product category occur, the document will be revised and any changes will be published on the website.

Any comments to this PCR document may be given on the PCR Forum on www.environdec.com or directly to the PCR moderator during the period of validity. The PCR Moderator should initiate a revision process before the validity time expires to give due time for announcing and collecting comments.

EPDs shall be based on the latest version of the PCR, and refer to the version number and date of the PCR used. The production of new PCR versions does not affect the certification period of EPDs that are already published.

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Name: Parts and accessories of computing machines (e.g. laser printer cartridges) (valid until 2017-04-04; being updated)
CPC Code(s):45290 Parts and accessories of computing machines
Approval date: 2014-04-04
Registration No: 2014:04
Valid until: 2017-04-04
GPI version: General Programme Instructions 2 (2013-)
Based on: Basic Module: Office, accounting and computing machinery
Related PCR(s): Laser printers used with data processing machines (expired 2016-04-19)
Valid location(s): Global
Prepared by: SAPI Srl, LCA-lab Srl
PCR moderator(s): Francesca Falconi  LCA–lab srl

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