TurCoMDat-Turkish Construction Materials EPD/LCA Database
Developed by the LCA and Database experts Metsims Sustainability Consulting, TurComDat is life cycle assessment database for Turkish construction materials. The data sets follow the international standards and norms and formatted to be used in building environmental performance assessment. It is developed to address the need for measurability of environmental performance of buildings. The database is developed with the financial support SÜRATAM – The Turkish Centre for Sustainable Development Research and Design, and is available for access.
TurCoMDat fulfils data quality requirements of EN 15804 for product-level environmental data and is applicable to building-level environmental assessments using EN 15978:2011 standard. Datasets are presented in ILCD EPD/LCA format and in compliant to InData format, International Database for international open data network for sustainable construction. Datasets for each product is available on 24 indicators at 17 life cycle stages and it is the only yet comprehensive database available for the Turkish market.
For more information on TurComDat : www.turcomdat.com