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Fabricated steel products, except construction products, machinery and equipment



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This PCR will expire soon, why it is currently being update. A draft is available for open consultation until 2017-06-07. Any stakeholder is welcome to provide comments on the draft by contacting the PCR moderator, or by posting on the PCR forum. The draft will be reviewed before publication. Dates are preliminary.

This document provides Product Category Rules (PCR) for the assessment of the environmental performance of Fabricated steel products, except construction products, machinery and equipment and the declaration of this performance by an EPD. The corresponding UN CPC codes are 422 (Tanks, reservoirs and containers of iron, steel or aluminium) and UN CPC 429 (Other fabricated metal products). More information about the product group is available in the document.

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.

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Detailed information

Replacing : PCR 2002:01 Steel products (de-registered)
Name: Fabricated steel products, except construction products, machinery and equipment
CPC Code(s):422 Tanks, reservoirs and containers of iron, steel or aluminium
429 Other fabricated metal products
Approval date: 2014-05-23
Registration No: 2014:10
Valid until: 2017-05-23
GPI version: General Programme Instructions 2 (2013-)
Based on: Basic Module: Fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment
Related PCR(s): Basic iron or steel products & special steels, except construction products
Steel for reinforcement of concrete (expired 2014-02-22; replaced)
CO2 Consulting (original PCR)
Valid location(s): Global
Prepared by: Vicinay Cadenas, IK Ingenieria
PCR moderator(s): Gorka Benito Alonso  IK Ingeniería

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