Life cycle modules explained Published March 2022


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Sustainability: Life Cycle Modules Explained



Life cycle modules provide a framework for the reporting of social, economic and environmental impacts of built assets as part of a Life Cycle Assessment (LCA). This paper proposes a consistent interpretation of the life cycle module boundaries for use in the life cycle assessment of façade and cladding systems.

This briefing note provides a high-level overview to the topics introduced in SG01. Access to the full 13-page document is available for free to all Members of the CWCT via the Cladding Forum, and available to purchase here for £25 non-members.