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November 19, 2019

Press Release: Breakthrough tool launched at Greenbuild empowers users to learn how buildings and infrastructure can radically reduce embodied carbon

The Embodied Carbon in Construction Calculator (“EC3”) tool delivers the first digitized EPDs for construction materials in a free platform designed to accelerate early adoption across the entire construction industry. Georgia World Congress Center, ATLANTA – November 19, 2019 – The Embodied Carbon in Construction Calculator (EC3) tool launched in public beta version at Greenbuild today,…


February 9, 2017

The Time Value of Carbon

Making the case for the importance of embodied carbon. To keep global temperatures from rising above 2°C and avoid catastrophic, irreversible climate change, global emissions need to peak by 2020 and fossil fuels be phased out by 2055[i]. Given those goals, there are two critical components we need to consider when evaluating carbon reduction strategies:…


Model LCA Specifications

Model specifications can be used to request embodied carbon data for structural materials.


Climate Declaration

An opportunity for businesses to demonstrate vision and leadership.


January 20, 2017

The Embodied Carbon Network

Connecting individuals to work to achieve a carbon neutral built environment.