eConLCA is building life cycle assessment and design tool developed by The EPD Registry and Metsims Sustainability Consulting. It is a web-based software for life cycle assessment of constructions. Built on the world’s leading LCA software SimaPro Cloud infrastructure, eConLCA is using country specific branded construction products databases that compliant to EN 15804 norms and InData format. eConLCA also uses ecoinvent, the world’s most comprehensive database, for generic data, i.e. to use when branded data is not available in country specific databases. eConLCA is compliant with EN15978 norm as well as EU Level(s) green building assessment framework.
eConLCA is modular and easily adaptable to country specific conditions with the currently available databases. Current adaptations are available as given below.
Power of SimaPro, ecoinvent and country specific construction products databases such as UKCoMDat, TurCoMDat, EUCoMDat and WoCoMDat in a single application. It is very easy to use yet powerful with the capability to calculate all required environmental impacts for the construction using branded product.
And more importantly, eConLCA is free to use for construction LCA assessment!
eConLCA is also equipped with Life Cycle Design stage where further improvement on your construction design can be made after your initial LCA results. Along with many scenario options that matters for your design, branded materials and products selection choices are also available.
eConLCA helps engineers, designers, specifiers and green building consultants to comply with green building credits such as LEED, BREEAM and many more.
eConLCA is flexible to adopt to any country with branded product databases available by Metsims Sustainability Consulting. The following local adaptations are already available. Please get in touch with us how eConLCA can be adopt to your country.
eConLCA for United Kingdom
Developed for the UK Construction market, eConLCA UK uses built in UKCoMDat database with branded data. Developed by Metsims Sustainability Consulting, Europe’s leading LCA/EPD consultancy, UKCoMDat database contains around 400 datasets with more than 90% primary data from branded products. The remaining data are UK specific generic datasets. In addition to that, the latest version of ecoinvent is also built-in to make sure any construction can be assessed with eConLCA UK toolkit.
eConLCA for Turkey
Developed for the Turkish Construction market, eConLCA Turkey uses built in TurCoMDat database with branded data. Developed by Metsims Sustainability Consulting, Europe’s leading LCA/EPD consultancy, TurCoMDat database contains around 300 datasets with more than 75% primary data from branded products. The remaining data are generic but specific to Turkey. In addition to that, the latest version of ecoinvent is also built-in to make sure any construction project can be assessed with eConLCA Turkey toolkit.