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Rolling stock

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This document provides Product Category Rules (PCR) for the assessment of the environmental performance of Rolling stock and the declaration of this performance by an EPD. The product category corresponds to UN CPC 495 Rolling stock.

This PCR is applicable for all rolling stock and refers to all types of rolling stock, e.g. locomotives, passenger carriages, goods wagons. Based on the service two major types of rolling stock can be distinguished: Passenger (A) and Freight (B), see Table 1 in the PCR. In addition, this PCR can be used to cover a reduced scope of a rolling stock such as a product group or a sub-product group as defined in section 2.2.2 if there is no specific PCR for the PG or SPG.

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PCR updated 2019-08-18

Version 3.01 of the PCR was published. It is available to any company wishing to create an EPD for this product category.

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Name: Rolling stock
CPC Codes:495 Railway and tramway locomotives and rolling stock, and parts thereof
Date of publication: 2009-12-01
Registration number: 2009:05
Date of expiration: 2022-12-27
Version: 3.01
GPI version: General Programme Instructions 3 (2017-)
Based on: PCR Basic Module: Transport equipment
Related PCR: Railways
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Geographical scope: Global
PCR committee: UNIFE Sustainable Transport Committee, Alstom, Bombardier Transportation, CAF, Siemens, Talgo, Knorr-Bremse, Saft Batteries
Appointed PCR moderator: Ulrika Överstam   Bombardier

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