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Conclusions and Summary Report on an Environmental Life ...

treated lumber decking and wood plastic composite decking using life cycle assessment (LCA) methodologies and following ISO 14044 standards. The results...

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Life Cycle Impacts of Plastic Packaging Compared To ...

18 Apr 2018 ... This LCA focuses on plastic packaging applications and the plastic ... harvesting of lumber from four US forestry regions: the South East (SE),...

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WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITE LUMBER VS. WOOD DECKING

28 Jul 2010 ... We also highlight a recently completed life cycle analysis. (LCA) and comparison of WPC decking and western red cedar decking. The recent...

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Environmental and economic life cycle analysis of plastic ...

The literature on LCA of plastic waste management systems is vast ... instead of virgin plastics to substitute wood derivate materials in plastic lumber (5, 18, 26).

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Lumber Life Cycle: Wood vs. Composite Decking | Remodeling

A recently published life-cycle assessment (LCA) comparing pressure-treated wood (PTW) to wood-plastic composites (WPCs) anchors the wood industry's...

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Life cycle assessment of wood-plastic composites: Analysing ...

The utilization of alternative materials reflected the WPC producer's point of view. Harmonized product LCA standards were applied and combined with...

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(PDF) Life cycle assessment comparison of wooden and ...

15 Dec 2020 ... PDF | Wooden and plastic pallets are used extensively in global trade to ... Life cycle assessment (LCA) has been widely used to evaluate a variety ... Pallet manufacturing involves sawing of lumber from cants, nailing of deck...

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Life Cycle Assessment of Forest-Based Products: A ... - MDPI

29 Aug 2019 ... wood products considered in this study, the LCA of traditional wood ... of solid-sawn lumber or structural composite lumber glued together and...

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Sustainability | Free Full-Text | Quantification of Greenhouse ...

Wood-plastic recycled composite (WPRC) is a building material that uses ... LCA is an effective method for quantitative analysis of GHG emissions, and the ... wood shavings generated at sawmill, and timber from forest thinning are used as...

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Plastic recycling in a circular economy; determining ...

15 Feb 2021 ... Existing LCA studies on plastic recycling are executed to analyse the ... plastic lumber or roadside posts), an alternative credit method should...

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Evaluation of Recycled Plastic Lumber for Marine Applications

The findings show that the plastic lumber produced by CRC has signifi- cant ... of plastics.., , 46 3.3 Life cycle costs of wood 48 3.4 LCA analysis of CCA-treated 2...

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Environmental Benefits of Preserved Wood

LCA ACQL · Summary - LCA of ACQ Wood Decking vs. Wood Plastic Composite Decking ... Summary - LCA of Borate-Treated Lumber Framing vs. Galvanized...

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Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) on Furniture – Wood Research ...

LCIA - Factors Contributing to the Changes of LCA on Wood Products. LCA on 3 chairs (Wood, Plastic, Aluminum). LCA on Combination Stools. Parallel Tasks...

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Waste Management - European Commission

Cycle Assessment (LCA) for waste experts and LCA practitioners”. Key target ... thermoforming the recovered plastics into lumber product. The production of air...

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POINT/COUNTERPOINT: Treated Wood or Composite ...

1 May 2014 ... In 2011, a landmark Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) study compared ... The energy used in producing plastic lumber is 14 times higher than for...

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Life cycle assessment of wood construction according to the ...

13 Feb 2015 ... This study demonstrates life cycle assessment (LCA) on a reference ... especially concerning wood products and wood construction, were ... Plastic and steel wastes were assumed to be recycled as secondary materials.

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Life cycle assessment of end-of-life treatments for plastic film ...

3 Aug 2018 ... In this paper, we use life cycle assessment (LCA) to assess the environmental ... composite lumber, crates, and bags (The Association of Plastic.

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LCA-RecycledPlastics.. - Container Recycling Institute

7 Apr 2010 ... as paper and lumber. Similarly, some oleochemical ... plastic into clean recycled resin were gathered from PET and HDPE reclaimers. Confidentiality. Franklin ... to enable the goal and scope of the LCA to be met.” Data quality...

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The carbon footprint of your garden decking

Life cycle assessment (LCA) is a methodology ... the materials (boards and screws) from factory gate to the ... wood plastic composite was assumed to.

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LIFE-CYCLE ANALYSIS - | European Forest Institute

made of different materials (e.g. wood versus plastic or aluminium for windows). ... Firstly, most of the existing LCA studies on wood products including paper.

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Conclusions and Summary Report on an Environmental Life ...

treated lumber decking and wood plastic composite decking using life cycle assessment (LCA) methodologies and following ISO 14044 standards. The results...

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Life Cycle Impacts of Plastic Packaging Compared To ...

18 Apr 2018 ... This LCA focuses on plastic packaging applications and the plastic ... harvesting of lumber from four US forestry regions: the South East (SE),...

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WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITE LUMBER VS. WOOD DECKING

28 Jul 2010 ... We also highlight a recently completed life cycle analysis. (LCA) and comparison of WPC decking and western red cedar decking. The recent...

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Environmental and economic life cycle analysis of plastic ...

The literature on LCA of plastic waste management systems is vast ... instead of virgin plastics to substitute wood derivate materials in plastic lumber (5, 18, 26).

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Lumber Life Cycle: Wood vs. Composite Decking | Remodeling

A recently published life-cycle assessment (LCA) comparing pressure-treated wood (PTW) to wood-plastic composites (WPCs) anchors the wood industry's...

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Life cycle assessment of wood-plastic composites: Analysing ...

The utilization of alternative materials reflected the WPC producer's point of view. Harmonized product LCA standards were applied and combined with...

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(PDF) Life cycle assessment comparison of wooden and ...

15 Dec 2020 ... PDF | Wooden and plastic pallets are used extensively in global trade to ... Life cycle assessment (LCA) has been widely used to evaluate a variety ... Pallet manufacturing involves sawing of lumber from cants, nailing of deck...

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Life Cycle Assessment of Forest-Based Products: A ... - MDPI

29 Aug 2019 ... wood products considered in this study, the LCA of traditional wood ... of solid-sawn lumber or structural composite lumber glued together and...

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Sustainability | Free Full-Text | Quantification of Greenhouse ...

Wood-plastic recycled composite (WPRC) is a building material that uses ... LCA is an effective method for quantitative analysis of GHG emissions, and the ... wood shavings generated at sawmill, and timber from forest thinning are used as...

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Plastic recycling in a circular economy; determining ...

15 Feb 2021 ... Existing LCA studies on plastic recycling are executed to analyse the ... plastic lumber or roadside posts), an alternative credit method should...

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Seven Trust Lifecycle Analysis | Seven Trust

Seven Trust completed a benchmark lifecycle analysis (LCA) of its 2019 operations as ... pressure-treated lumber and cedar), Seven Trust composite decking is more durable,...

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Implementation of Life Cycle Based Tools in the ... - X-MOL

2020年11月27日 ... From the LCA perspective, the analyzed recycling plant performs two ... the environmental impact for the production of plastic boards (3.073...

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Life cycle assessment (LCA) of wood-based ... - Roger Sathre

Life cycle assessment (LCA) is a tool to assess the environmental impact of materials ... Composite wood products require the use of adhesives for bonding the.

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Open MS_Thesis_Sebastian.pdf - The Pennsylvania State ...

lumber (without kiln-drying), are prone to pest infestation and require treatment. Heat treatment ... 4.4 Comparison of LCA Results of Wooden and Plastic Pallets .

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Sustainability and Life Cycle Analysis - The Canadian Wood ...

A typical LCA analysis would ... (LCA). This is the internationally- accepted method for quanti- fying the total environmental ... joined lumber and wood/plastic.

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Future of Life Cycle Assessment - Green Building Solutions

Life cycle assessment (LCA) assesses a product's environmental impact ... an ISO compliant life cycle inventory for most major plastic polymer (i.e. cradle to...

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Publications - Southern Pine

SFPA's Southern Pine Lumber Library is available entirely as free PDF ... LCA Report - Treated Wood Highway Guardrail Posts vs. ... Concrete, Steel & Plastic.

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LCA provides foundation for new tropical wood promotion ...

26 Oct 2017 ... According to the European Timber Trade Federation (ETTF), a 12-strong group of ... tropical species through LCA, alongside planking in plastic.

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Finding a greener 'end of life' for wood | Yale Environment ...

14 Mar 2018 ... LCA Answer Depends on Carbon Accounting, Emissions Controls, Displaced ... if a reusable bag is more environmentally friendly than a plastic bag. ... wastes into engineered wood products and making paper from pulp.

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life-cycle assessment Lab Notes

30 Jul 2020 ... The updated EPDs cover a diverse selection of wood products: lumber, ... Among the winners was the Federal LCA Commons, of which Forest ... decking materials made of plastic (cellular PVC) and wood–plastic composites.

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Life-cycle assessment of redwood decking in the United ...

Using that LCI data, a life-cycle assessment (LCA) was produced for redwood decking. ... The other materials examined include plastic (cellular PVC) and...

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Life Cycle Assessment of Different Building Systems - DiVA

case study have been explored using Life Cycle Assessment (LCA), ... prefabricated volume elements, massive timber structural elements and a ... some plastic materials and steel products that represent European average technology.

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Life Cycle Analysis Underscores ... - Pallet Enterprise Article

1 Apr 2010 ... A LCA looks at the entire life cycle of a product, from material acquisition to ... Hartson Poland of PDQ Plastics, a plastic pallet company, said that most ... The lack of standardization in terms of lumber species used, board...

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North American Softwood Lumber - American Wood Council

5 Jun 2020 ... are lumber wrap, steel and plastic strapping, cardboard protectors ... The LCA investigated the softwood lumber life cycle from cradle to gate.

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Redwood Lumber the Subject of Updated Life-Cycle ...

14 Jul 2020 ... Redwood Lumber the Subject of Updated Life-Cycle Assessment (LCA) Study The LCA and accompanying Environmental Product Declaration...

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L16. Is Wood Good?: BBE 1002 (001) Biorenewable ...

Example 2: LCA of Deck Boards. Composite deck What is the most environmentally friendly deck material? Is an all-wood deck better than using recycled plastic...

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Environmental assessment, sustainably sourced timber ...

As we value transparency at Accsys, all claims about our sustainable lumber are ... such as Life Cycle Analysis (LCA following ISO 14040/44) and Environmental ... that Accoya scores significantly better than metals (aluminum), plastics (PVC),...

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PLASTIC BAG

LCA Stage: Extraction and ... The plastic is processed into a long roll of film. •. The film is cut into ... Timber is a renewable resource, but paper bags need to be...

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Effect of service life aspects on carbon footprint: a comparison ...

7 Sep 2019 ... LCA is a method for calculating the environmental impacts of a product ... assessment of ACQ-treated lumber with comparison to wood plastic...

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Wood vs. Plastic - Iron Woods®

In a holistic sense, wood products help safeguard our environment. ... extensive product comparison using Athena Institute's Life-Cycle Assessment (LCA).

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Review of the Environmental Impact of Wood Compared with ...

The Forest and Wood Products Research and Development Corporation ... LCA comparing the use of wood, aluminium and plastic for a video/TV unit .

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STEEL WOOD. Density Boards. REF:280120EFD CR:P-3155

27 Dec 2019 ... as per definition an environmental-friendly composite wood material, that is ... LCA Report: Life Cycle Inventory of Steel wood Density Boards.

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Plastics recycling: challenges and opportunities - NCBI - NIH

Keywords: plastics recycling, plastic packaging, environmental impacts, waste ... 'plastic lumber' as an alternative to higher cost/shorter lifetime timber, this is ... A recent LCA specifically for PET bottle manufacture calculated that use of 100 per...

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End-of-Life Alternatives of Glass Reinforced Polyester Boat ...

End-of-Life Alternatives of Glass Reinforced Polyester Boat Hulls Compared by LCA ... Blizard, K. , and Portway, J. ., “A wholly recycled structural plastic lumber...

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Life Cycle Assessment of Copper Azole 6-11.indd

As part of the LCA project, comparative LCA data also were compiled for wood plastic composite (WPC) decking. The findings of the ACQ-treated lumber LCA...

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The environmental impacts of wood compared to ... - CORE

6.2 LCA of wood products . ... 11.2 PVC manufacture and environmental impact . ... The use of timber in construction has an important role to play as part of an...

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Environmental Product Declaration EPD - Lambton Doors

COMPOSITE LUMBER (SCL) CORE –. ENVIRODESIGN SERIES™. This EPD presents the potential environmental impacts of the product based on an LCA...

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Life Cycle Assessment of Grocery Bags in ... - TigerPrints

The method chosen to execute this study was a Life Cycle Assessment (LCA), in ... plastic lumber, decking, railroad ties, and non-food application bottles...

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Eco Decking & Recycled Building Materials, Decking ...

... with its low-maintenance range of wood composite decking boards, which are ... system, underpinned by rigorous scientific and Life Cycle Assessment (LCA)...

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Life Cycle Assessment of Katerra's Cross-Laminated Timber

Cross-Laminated Timber (CLT) and Catalyst Building: Final Report. Copyright. The Life ... The CLT LCA analysis includes two main phases: lumber production and CLT manufacturing. Lumber production ... Plastic Strap. 2018 DATASMART...

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