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Glued Laminated Timber (Glulam)

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Product information

This sector EPD covers Australian-produced glued laminated timber/lumber (glulam). The forestry stage, the processing of sawlogs into sawn timber products, and the final glue-laminating steps are performed at numerous sites around Australia.

The declared unit is 1 cubic metre of glulam. The scope is ‘cradle-to-gate' with options. The production stage includes forestry, log haulage, sawing, kiln-drying, planing, finger-jointing, face-bonding, pressing and curing, finishing, and packaging. Environmental information is also supplied for preservative treatment. Five optional end-of-life scenarios are included: two for landfill, one for energy recovery, one for reuse, and one for recycling.

The document complies with the requirements for an industry-wide EPD under the Green Building Council of Australia's Green Star rating system and the Infrastructure Sustainability (IS) rating scheme of the Infrastructure Sustainability Council of Australia (ISCA).

Detailed information

Registration number: S-P-00565
Publication/issue date: 2017-12-08
Version date: 2017-12-08
Valid until: 2022-12-08
Verified by: Kimberly Robertson
Reference PCR(s): PCR 2012:01 Construction products and construction services (EN 15804:A1)
Geographical scope: Australia
EN 15804: This EPD is compliant with EN 15804

Company information

Forest and Wood Products Australia Ltd
Company name: Forest and Wood Products Australia Ltd
Country: Australia
Contact: Forest and Wood Products Australia Ltd
Website: www.fwpa.com.au

Included products in this epd

    Softwood glulam
    Hardwood or cypress pine glulam

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