Bombardier Publish First EPD for an Aeroplane
The first EPD of an aeroplane has been registered and published in the International EPD System by Bombardier Aerospace. The EPD declares the environmental impacts over the life cycle of the C Series CS100 Aircraft.
Bombardier declares that the C series is a game-changer from nose to tail, with an unmatched environmental scorecard, including the lowest noise levels of any in-production commercial aircraft in its class.
The company is using the EPD as an effective way of communicating the environmental performance of its products.
The EPD for the CS100 aircraft was developed as per the Product Category Rules (PCR) for Passenger Commercial Aeroplanes ans the principles and procedures of ISO 14025:2006.
Independent verifiers approved by the technical committee of the international EPD system carried out the external validation of the EPD.
For more information on the C Series EPD click here. http://environdec.com/en/Detail/epd921