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Wood WORKS! BC – Carbon/Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) Workshop – Vancouver

January 22, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Wood WORKS! BC – Carbon/Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) Workshop – Vancouver

A dynamic day of learning about impacts of materials and systems in our built environment.

As building performance and energy efficiency increases for new buildings, greater awareness is being paid to the life cycle impacts of the materials and systems which comprise the building structure. Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) has been recognized in most major green building rating systems as an important tool to evaluate and reduce the embodied impacts of construction, including transportation of materials.

In addition, global recognition of the impact of carbon emissions has led to global, national, provincial and regional regulations being enacted to measure, regulate and reduce both operational and embodied carbon emissions. Indeed, the City of Vancouver now requires embodied carbon impacts be reported for all rezoning and Vancouver Affordable Housing Authority projects.

Date: January 22, 2019
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Location: UBC Campus, Centre for Interactive Research on Sustainability, 2210 West Mall, Vancouver
Cost: $129 / $149
Learning Units (LUs): 6.5 Core
Register: Click here


January 22, 2019
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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UBC Campus
Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z1 Canada + Google Map