Log on to environdec

Comment this PCR

Leather footwear

PCR information

This document provides Product Category Rules (PCR) for the assessment of the environmental performance of UN CPC 2933 Footwear with uppers of leather other than sports footwear, footwear incorporating a protective metal toe-cap and miscellaneous special footwear and the declaration of this performance by an EPD.

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 this website.

Any comments to this PCR document may be given on the PCR Forum or directly to the PCR moderator during the period of validity.

The PCR document may be downloaded in PDF format on the right side of this page. The free registration will also enable you to post comments on the PCR Forum.

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 2019-10-09. Please contact the Secretariat for further information.

Detailed information

Name: Leather footwear
CPC Codes:2933 Footwear with uppers of leather, other than sports footwear, footwear incorporating a protective metal toe-cap and miscellaneous special footwear
Date of publication: 2013-09-16
Registration number: 2013:15
Date of expiration: 2021-07-27
Version: 2.1
GPI version: General Programme Instructions 3 (2017-)
Based on: PCR Basic Module: Leather and leather products; footwear
Related PCR: Finished bovine leather
Professional footwear (expired 2018-11-24; de-registered)
Other contributors:

Synesis consortium, ITIA-CNR, and industrial partnes from the footwear chain: accessories & components partners (tanneries, sole factories, upper-material factories) and final producers (shoe factories)

Geographical scope: Global
PCR committee: Synesis Consortium
Appointed PCR moderator: No appointed PCR moderator 

EPD's based on this PCR

Comments on this PCR

  • Be the first discussing this PCR
Start a discussion