October 2013 AIARE Membership Lunch
Life Cycle Assessment and Environmental Product Declarations | The Next Level of Transparency
Attendees Receive: 1 AIA CES; 0.1 LU IDCEC; 1 LU USGBC]
This program is designed to introduce designers and specifiers to the concept and application of Life Cycle Assessment. LCA is gaining importance as a sustainability tool for practicing design professionals. LEED Version 4.0 has adopted LCA language into material resource credit categories.
During the course of the seminar, we will:
Talk about the need to reduce the impact of buildings on the environment
Evaluate how LCA can be used as a tool for product selection in the building industry
Enable participants to interpret, use and apply environmental labels, including Environmental Product Declaration's (EPD)
At its conclusion attendees will understand the value the tools LCA and EPD's bring to the building industry.
Attendees receive AIA, GBCI and/or IDCEC Credits for Attending!
Lunch is provided for AIA Members by Armstrong
Presented by: Liesl Heil Morell, CSI, CCPR, LEEP AP, Industry IIDA, MBA
Architectural and Contract Sales Manager, Armstrong World Industries, Commercial Ceilings
Glazer Center (View)
547 Mendocino Avenue
Santa Rosa, CA 95401