Urbanscape® Green Roof Systems - EPD

ECOSE® Binder Technology Sustainable Performance

Environmental Product Declarations

Environmental performance

Potential environmental impacts: 1m² of URBANSCAPE® Extensive Green Roof System

LCA: Results

DESCRIPTION OF THE SYSTEM BOUNDARY (X=INCLUDED IN THE LCA; MND = MODULE NOT DECLARED)  

PRODUCT STAGE

CONSTRUCTION PROCESS SITE 

 USE STAGE

 END OF LIFE STAGE

BENEFITS AND LOADS BEYOND THE SYSTEM BOUNDARIES

Raw material supply

Transport

Manufacturing

Transport from the gate to the site

Assembly

Use

Maintenance

Repair

Replacement

Refurbishment

Operational energy use

Operational water use

De-construction demolition

Transport

Waste processing

Disposal

Reuse- Recovery- Recycling- potential

A1

A2

A3

A4

A5

B1

B2

B3

B4

B5

B6

B7

C1

C2

C3

C4

D

X

X

X

X

X

X

MND

MNR

MNR

MNR

MND

MND

MND

X

X

X

X

RESULTS OF THE LCA - ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT: 1m² of URBANSCAPE® Extensive Green Roof System

Param eter

Unit

A1-A3

A4

A5

B1

C2

C3

C4

D

GWP

[kg CO2-Eq.]

3.97E+0

6.68E-1

2.02E+0

-1.50E+1

5.33E-2

1.96E+1

5.03E-1

-1.78E+0

ODP

[kg CFC11-Eq.]

3.74E-10

3.07E-12

1.41E-10

0.00E+0

2.45E-13

1.01E-11

4.32E-10

-3.20E-10

AP

[kg SO2-Eq.]

2.44E-2

1.65E-3

6.64E-4

0.00E+0

1.31E-4

1.94E-3

4.29E-5

-2.63E-3

EP

[kg (PO4)3--Eq.]

3.86E-3

3.81E-4

1.14E-4

0.00E+0

3.04E-5

5.12E-4

7.62E-6

-3.17E-4

POCP

[kg ethene-Eq.]

1.51E-3

-4.62E-4

5.30E-5

0.00E+0

-3.69E-5

2.88E-4

4.34E-6

-2.67E-4

ADPE

[kg Sb-Eq.]

1.35E-6

4.45E-8

4.46E-8

0.00E+0

3.55E-9

2.97E-7

2.36E-9

-4.32E-7

ADPF

[MJ]

7.80E+1

9.20E+0

1.78E+0

0.00E+0

7.34E-1

5.73E+0

7.65E-2

-2.23E+1

 

Caption

GWP = Global warming potential; ODP = Depletion potential of the stratospheric ozone layer; AP = Acidification potential of land and water; EP = Eutrophication potential; POCP = Formation potential of tropospheric ozone photochemical oxidants; ADPE = Abiotic depletion potential for non- fossil resources; ADPF = Abiotic depletion potential for fossil resources

                     

RESULTS OF THE LCA - RESOURCE USE: 1m² of URBANSCAPE® Extensive Green Roof System                     

Parameter

Unit

A1-A3

A4

A5

B1

C2

C3

C4

D

PERE

[MJ]

17.70

IND

IND

0.00

IND

IND

IND

IND

PERM

[MJ]

4.98

IND

IND

0.00

IND

IND

IND

IND

PERT

[MJ]

2.27E+1

5.23E-1

2.69E-1

0.00E+0

4.17E-2

5.66E+0

2.45E-3

-7.39E+0

PENRE

[MJ]

49.60

IND

IND

0.00

IND

IND

IND

IND

PENRM

[MJ]

35.80

IND

IND

0.00

IND

IND

IND

IND

PENRT

[MJ]

8.54E+1

9.23E+0

1.99E+0

0.00E+0

7.37E-1

6.75E+0

9.44E-2

-2.61E+1

SM

[kg]

5.61E-1

0.00E+0

1.12E-2

0.00E+0

0.00E+0

0.00E+0

0.00E+0

0.00E+0

RSF

[MJ]

0.00

0.00

0.00

0.00

0.00

0.00

0.00

0.00

NRSF

[MJ]

0.00

0.00

0.00

0.00

0.00

0.00

0.00

0.00

FW

[m³]

1.53E-1

1.31E-3

7.46E-3

0.00E+0

1.05E-4

7.26E-3

4.01E-4

-7.72E-3

 

 

Caption

PERE = Use of renewable primary energy excluding renewable primary energy resources used as raw materials; PERM = Use of renewable primary energy resources used as raw materials; PERT = Total use of renewable primary energy resources; PENRE = Use of non-renewable primary energy excluding non-renewable primary energy resources used as raw materials; PENRM = Use of non- renewable primary energy resources used as raw materials; PENRT = Total use of non-renewable primary energy resources; SM = Use of secondary material; RSF = Use of renewable secondary fuels; NRSF = Use of non-renewable secondary fuels; FW = Use of net fresh water

RESULTS OF THE LCA – OUTPUT FLOWS AND WASTE CATEGORIES:

1 m² URBANSCAPE Extensive Green Roof System

Parameter

Unit

A1-A3

A4

A5

B1

C2

C3

C4

D

HWD

[kg]

3.59E-4

6.98E-7

1.20E-6

0.00E+0

5.57E-8

6.89E-8

0.00E+0

-1.79E-8

NHWD

[kg]

6.54E-1

7.76E-4

4.83E-1

0.00E+0

6.19E-5

9.66E-3

0.00E+0

-1.48E-2

RWD

[kg]

2.92E-3

1.32E-5

8.22E-5

0.00E+0

1.05E-6

3.98E-4

5.43E-6

-1.52E-3

CRU

[kg]

0.00

0.00

0.00

0.00

0.00

0.00

0.00

0.00

MFR

[kg]

0.00

0.00

0.00

0.00

0.00

23.20

0.00

0.00

MER

[kg]

0.00

0.00

0.00

0.00

0.00

0.00

0.00

0.00

EEE

[MJ]

0.00

0.00

2.45

0.00

0.00

0.00

0.82

0.00

EET

[MJ]

0.00

0.00

5.94

0.00

0.00

0.00

2.70

0.00

 

Caption

HWD = Hazardous waste disposed; NHWD = Non-hazardous waste disposed; RWD = Radioactive waste disposed; CRU = Components for re-use; MFR = Materials for recycling; MER = Materials for energy recovery; EEE = Exported electrical energy; EEE = Exported thermal energy