Entries by Chris Erickson

Thomas Concrete, Now Live with Instant On-demand EPDs

Thomas Concrete can now generate a fully verified mix specific EPD in seconds from a web browser for any new mix  produced at any of twelve plants.  ASTM has completed the system level verification for the initial 360 concrete mix designs from twelve plants.   The company has extended it leadership in environmental design and […]

Climate Earth Now offers Instant On-demand EPDs for Smartphone

 Oct 3, 2017,  Climate Earth has just delivered the industry’s first Smartphone Instant EPD generator. The Smartphone EPD generator creates a new EPD in seconds replacing a lengthy and costly consulting process that produces a static document. It is available for ready mix concrete and block manufacturers. EPDs are an international standard label to communicate […]

New Report Highlights Importance of Embodied Carbon in Construction

The report highlights that up to 20% of GHG emissions are embodied in the construction sector making embodied carbon in construction a critical but often ignored part of GHG emissions strategy. Focusing on embodied carbon of materials has high impact NOW and is critical to meeting national and/or international GHG emissions reductions. The traditional focus […]

Climate Earth Brings Instant On-demand EPDs to Oregon Concrete EPD program

Instant On-Demand EPDs available for up to 70% Discount Berkeley, CA – September 26, 2017 –Climate Earth today announced that the company is bringing Instant On-demand EPDs to the Oregon Concrete EPD Program. The Instant On-demand EPD generator was created for producers that regularly design new mixes to meet specific job requirements, especially LEED v4.0 […]

Concrete Supply of NC, Now Live with Instant On-demand EPDs

  Concrete Supply Co. can generate EPDs on-demand from each of its eight plants using the Climate Earth tool NRMCA has completed the system level verification for the initial  209 concrete mix designs from eight plants.  Concrete Supply can now generate a fully verified mix specific EPD in seconds from a web browser for any […]

Revitaliza and Climate Earth Announce Strategic Partnership to Bring Instant On-Demand EPDs to Mexico and Latin America

Partnership to initially serve the Ready Mixed and Concrete Block Industries Berkeley – July 28, 2017 – Revitaliza Consultores and Climate Earth today announced a strategic partnership to jointly deliver Instant On-demand Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) to the ready mixed and concrete block industries in Mexico and Latin America. Instant On-Demand EPDs enable concrete producers […]

Climate Earth publishes updated methodology that makes developing and managing your sustainable supply chain strategy faster and easier

  Sustainable Supply Chain Management- System and Methodology Overview Goals Climate Earth introduced its first system for sustainable supply chain management in 2009. The system was used successfully in the 2011 Road-Test of the Value Chain Protocol[i] and has been evolving ever since.  This paper describes our current methodology and system.   Guiding principles for the […]

NRMCA Introduces System Level EPD Program to Help Concrete Producers’ Green Building Efforts

NRMCA verifies Climate Earth’s Enterprise EPD system on behalf of Martin Marietta Silver Spring, MD – November 14, 2016 – The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association (NRMCA) has introduced a new system level Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) verification program to help its members meet new product transparency credits in LEED v4 and other green building […]

Stoneway Concrete Implements EPD On-Demand

Partners with Climate Earth to generate environmental product declarations instantly for any mix Recognizing the growth in the green building market and to further strengthen the company commitment to environmental stewardship, Stoneway Concrete is the first producer in  the Northwest to implement Climate Earth’s EPD generator.  The system offers the capability to log on to […]

Merck relies on Climate Earth for Supply Chain Scope 3 Footprint

Merck and Co. one of the worlds largest pharmaceutical companies relies on Climate Earth technology to calculate the greenhouse gas footprint of purchased goods and services, capital good acquisition, employee commute, business travel and upstream transportation and distribution. The analysis is performed annually and results reported to CDP since 2014. For more detailed information the […]