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Basic inorganic chemicals n.e.c.

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This document provides Product Category Rules (PCR) for the assessment of the environmental performance of UN CPC 342 Basic inorganic chemicals n.e.c. (not elsewhere categorised) and the declaration of this performance by an EPD.

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PCR updated 2019-04-09

Version 2.1 of this PCR was published and may now be used to develop and register EPDs for this product category. See the document for a version history.

The new version is compliant with GPI 3.0 and the latest PCR basic modules. Version 2.0 is valid for a transition period of six months until 2019-04-09. Please contact the Secretariat for further information.

Detailed information

Replacing : PCR 2000:05 Chemical products (de-registered)
Name: Basic inorganic chemicals n.e.c.
CPC Codes:342 Basic inorganic chemicals n.e.c.
Date of publication: 2011-08-26
Registration number: 2011:18
Date of expiration: 2020-05-02
Version: 2.1
GPI version: General Programme Instructions 3 (2017-)
Based on: PCR Basic Module: Basic chemicals
Related PCR: Efficient heat transfer fluids for heating and cooling
Paints and varnishes and related products (expired 2017-04-17)
Paper chemicals (expired 2017-09-17; de-registered)
Tanning chemicals
Basic organic chemicals
Geographical scope: Global
PCR committee: AkzoNobel
Appointed PCR moderator: No appointed PCR moderator 

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