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This document provides Product Category Rules (PCR) for the assessment of the environmental performance of "Finished bovine leather", within the UN CPC product class 2912 "Other leather, of bovine or equine animals, without hair on" and the declaration of this performance by an EPD. More information about the product group is available in the PCR.

This PCR document is publically available on www.environdec.com. The PCR document is a living document. If relevant changes in the LCA methodology or in the technology for the product category occur, the document will be revised and any changes will be published on the website.

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EPDs shall be based on the latest version of the PCR, and refer to the version number and date of the PCR used. The production of new PCR versions does not affect the certification period of EPDs that are already published.

PCR updated 2019-06-25

Verison 2.1 PCR was published with an extended validity of maximum one year to meet an urgent market demand for the document during the update to version 3.0.

Detailed information

Replacing : PCR 2007:03 Leather (Finished bovine) (de-registered)
Name: Being updated - Finished bovine leather
CPC Codes:2912 Other leather, of bovine or equine animals, without hair on
Date of publication: 2011-09-27
Registration number: 2011:13
Date of expiration: 2020-06-11
Version: 2.1
GPI version: General Programme Instructions 2 (2014-2016)
Based on: PCR Basic Module: Leather and leather products; footwear
Related PCR: Leather footwear
Meat of mammals
Raw milk
Geographical scope: Global
PCR committee: Aequilibria di Pernigotti Daniele
Appointed PCR moderator: Daniele Pernigotti  Aequilibria

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