UK-GBC's Embodied Carbon Week 2014 - Report
A report summarising Embodied Carbon Week 2014 key findings and next steps following the week of events.
The purpose of Embodied Carbon Week was to bring together built environment practitioners to:
Raise awareness of the importance of embodied carbon in the built environment;
- Hear from experts about what is currently happening around embodied carbon within each sector, and what the challenges are;
- Encourage collaboration on the different measurement approaches and identify ways forward to achieve consistency in approach; and
- Identify actions for the various actors in this working context as to next steps to ensure best practice prevails across the industry.
This report summarises the feedback gained from the industry events that took place over the course of the week. It has been prepared by Arup based on summary feedback provided on sixteen Embodied Carbon week events.