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MO-205: Special session on Product Environmental Footprint
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Session Chair: Michele Galatola, European Commission, Belgium Session Chair: Alberto Frausin, Carlsberg, Italy
Location:Salle de Conférences de presse European Convention Center - Ground Floor - "Salle de Conférénces de presse"
The objective of this session is to discuss the progress in Environmental Footprint pilot phase and how it might impact Life Cycle Management in industries.
Stakeholders actively participating in the pilot phase will describe their experience with the implementation of the European methods, highlighting benefits and potential challenges. Some examples of application of the methods for real case studies will be presented and implications on communications to stakeholders and consumers will be discussed.
4:00pm - 4:15pm
Environmental Footprint: the key enabler of the next green revolution
Michele Galatola, An De Schryver, Benedetta Nucci, Imola Bedo
European Commission, Belgium
4:15pm - 4:30pm
Benchmark and performance classes in the European Environmental Footprint (EF) – learnings from the Product EF Category Rules (PEFCR) on olive oil
Erwin M. Schau1, Carlo Russo2, George Michalopoulos3, Juan Antonio Polo Palomino4, Rana Pant1
1European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Italy; 2University of Foggia, Italy; 3RodaxAgro Ltd, Greece; 4CO2 consulting S.L., Spain
4:30pm - 4:45pm
PlasticsEurope learning and views form the European EF pilots
guy castelan1, Quentin De Hults2
1PlasticsEurope, France; 2BASF, Belgium
4:45pm - 5:00pm
PEF Supporting study reviews: Learnings and the implications for communication
Max Sonnen1, Marisa Vieira2, Pau Huguet Ferran1, Laura Golsteijn2
1Ecomatters B.V., The Netherlands; 2PRé Consultants B.V., The Netherlands
5:00pm - 5:15pm
REFLECTIONS ON PEF INPUT TO AN ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT SYSTEM