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Data set: Aerated concrete block (03.00.000)

Full name
Aerated concrete block; mix of P2 04 and P4 05; production mix, at plant; average density 433 kg/m3
Location
RER
Reference year
2004
Valid until
2012
Reference flow(s)
Type
LCI result
Parameterized?
no
LCIA results included?
no
Category
Systems / Construction
Synonyms
Use advice for data set
The data set represents a cradle to gate inventory. It can be used to characterise the supply chain situation of the respective commodity in a representative manner. Combination with individual unit processes using this commodity enables the generation of user-specific (product) LCAs.
Data set use approval
No official approval by producer or operator
General comment
The data set covers all relevant process steps / technologies over the supply chain of the represented cradle to gate inventory with a good overall data quality. The inventory is mainly based on industry data and is completed, where necessary, by secondary data.
LCI Method Principle
Attributional
LCI Method Approaches
  • Allocation - exergetic content
  • Allocation - net calorific value
  • Allocation - mass
Completeness of product model
All relevant flows quantified
Reviews
  • Dependent internal review by
License and access conditions
Copyright
yes
Access information
The data set can be used free of charge by anybody to perform LCA studies, to distribute it to third parties, to convert it to other formats, to develop own data sets etc. as long as the copyright and license conditions for the ELCD data sets and the ILCD format are met that can be accessed via http://lca.jrc.ec.europa.eu. Please note e.g. that reference must be given to the 'Owner of data set' and to the 'ELCD database' plus version number, when using the data set or parts thereof. Please note also, that any modifications/omissions of the data set results in invalidity of any existing 'Official approval of data set by producer/operator', that the impression must be avoided that this would still be a complete ELCD data set, and that the content of further fields has to be adjusted. For details see the aforementioned copyright and license conditions.
Owner of data set
PE INTERNATIONAL
Technical purpose
Standard mineral product used in the construction industry according to the applied technology.
Input Products
Co-Products
Data set version
03.00.000
Time stamp (last saved)
2012-01-20T10:26:17+01:00
Data set format
ILCD format
Compliance system(s)
  • ILCD Data Network - Entry-level (Overall compliance: Not compliant)
Registered in
Process is not registered in any registry
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