PEF Initiative: State Of The Debate And Outlook
News about the PEF initiative: the pilot phase is being extended to ensure the best outcomes and to pave the way for straightforward implementation. Read on to find out what goals are still to be met in this phase, and for the new schedule.
Biodiversity Part 3: Climate Change And Biodiversity
In our biodiversity series, we discuss the impact assessment of biodiversity. In this article, we link climate change to biodiversity and pose one final question for all sustainability professionals and policy makers interested in biodiversity.
The EN 15804 Standard: More Challenges Than Benefits
Standards are very important, especially in complex industries such as construction. But sometimes they cause more challenges than they solve, as is the case with the EN 15804 building standard. A guest post by researcher Sahar Mirzaie.
Biodiversity Part 2: Land Use And Biodiversity
In our biodiversity series, we account for the effects of biodiversity in impact assessment. In this article, we tie land use to loss of biodiversity. What has the biggest impact, land conversion or land use? And who do we hold responsible?
Quantifying Your Activities' Impact on Biodiversity
Biodiversity provides a lot of value to humankind, directly or indirectly, and often in ways you don't immediately realise. In this article, we discuss how to work with current LCA methods, albeit imperfect, to assess your impact on biodiversity.