Product Disclosure and the Future of Design

Examine how product declarations allow for more informed design decisions. Explore the rapidly evolving landscape of Life Cycle Assessment (LCA), Environmental Product Declarations (EPD), and Transparency Reports (TR).

Learning Objectives: 
  1. Recognize the value of product declarations in making informed design choices
  2. Describe the different types of product declarations, and differentiate between EPDs and TRs
  3. Understand how different types of declarations can contribute towards LEED certification
  4. Identify resources for locating publicly available declarations
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Continental US
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