Projects described here are current research projects conducted by UW faculty, staff and students to advance our understanding of the embodied impacts of building construction.
A Comprehensive Database of Structural and Non-Structural Building Component Repair
Establishing the standard to calculate EPDs (reporting the environmental impact of concrete)
Market and Environmental Assessment of CLT Production in the Olympic Peninsula
What is the typical magnitude and range of embodied carbon of buildings?
Needed guidance to standardize whole building Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) practices
Sustainable Building Materials Curriculum for AIA Seattle and AIA National