PEF & Eco-design in the footwear industry

2021-03-26T13:15:24+01:00March 26th, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

PEF AND ECO-DESIGN IN THE FOOTWEAR INDUSTRY  Demystifying the Product Environmental Footprint (PEF)  A Product Environmental Footprint (PEF) is a measure of the environmental performance of a good or service throughout its life-cycle that takes into account supply-chain activities (from the extraction of raw materials, through production and use, to final waste management). It is a method to model the environmental impacts of a product throughout its life-cycle. The PEF was implemented through the adoption of the European Commission Recommendation on the use of common methods to measure and communicate the life cycle environmental performance of products and organisations and the Communication Building the Single Market for Green Products.   [...]