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Textile yarn and thread of natural fibres, man-made filaments or staple fibres

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This document provides Product Category Rules (PCR) for the assessment of the environmental performance of "textile yarn and thread of natural fibres, man-made filaments or staple fibres" corresponding to UN CPC 263 (Textile yarn of thread and natural fibres) & 264 (264 - Textile yarn and thread of man-made filaments or staple fibres) and the declaration of this performance by an EPD. See the document for additional details.

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PCR updated 2019-09-06

Version 2.11 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 2.01 is valid for a transition period of six months until 2019-07-08. Please contact the secretariat for further information.

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Name: Textile yarn and thread of natural fibres, man-made filaments or staple fibres
CPC Codes:263 Textile yarn and thread of natural fibres
264 Textile yarn and thread of man-made filaments or staple fibres
Date of publication: 2013-07-09
Registration number: 2013:12
Date of expiration: 2021-08-01
Version: 2.11
GPI version: General Programme Instructions 3 (2017-)
Based on: PCR Basic Module: Yarn and thread; woven and tufted textile fabrics
Related PCR: Under development - Man-made fibres for textile sector
Sub-PCR-B Synthetic carpet yarn (construction product)
Man-made fibers (synthetic) (expired)
Plastic waste and scrap recovery (recycling) services
Woven, knitted or crocheted fabrics (of synthetic fibres)
Other contributors: Previous versions: Universal Fibers & EarthShift
Geographical scope: Global
PCR committee: Aquafil, Life Cycle Engineering
Appointed PCR moderator: Stefano Rossi  Life Cycle Enginering

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