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Crates for food

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This document provides Product Category Rules (PCR) for the assessment of the environmental performance of Crates for food corresponding to UN CPC 3170, UN CPC 32153 and UN CPC 36490 and the declaration of this performance by an EPD®.

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PCR updated 2019-05-27

Version 1.2 published with a change of the scope to include crates with an external dimension minor/equal to 800 mm x 600 mm x 1000 mm and/or a load weight up to 200 kg.

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Name: Crates for food
CPC Codes:3170 Packing cases, boxes, crates, drums and similar packings, of wood; cable-drums of wood; pallets, box pallets and other load boards, of wood; casks, barrels, vats, tubs and other coopers' products and parts thereof, of wood (including staves)
32153 Cartons, boxes, cases, record sleeves and other packing containers (except bags) of paper, paperboard, cellulose wadding or webs of cellulose fibres; box files, letter trays, and similar articles, of paper or paperboard of a kind used in offices, shops or
36490 Other articles for the conveyance or packing of goods, of plastics; stoppers, lids, caps and other closures, of plastics
Date of publication: 2018-02-23
Registration number: 2018:02
Date of expiration: 2022-02-23
Version: 1.2
GPI version: General Programme Instructions 3 (2017-)
Based on: PCR Basic Module: Products of wood, cork, straw and plaiting material
Related PCR: Containers of paper and paperboard, not elsewhere classified
Under development - Packaging
Geographical scope: Global
Appointed PCR moderator: Michela Gallo  CESiSP, University of Genoa

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