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    Project Name Ecolabel
    Implementation period: 01/10/2013 - 30/09/2016
    Project Coordinator:

    Carlos Martín - Portugues Montoliu

    Partners:
    • Bundesanstalt fuer Strassenwesen – BASt (Germany)
    • Fundacion CIRCE - Centro de Investigacion de Recursos y Consumos Energeticos (Spain)
    • Chalmers Tekniska Hoegskola AB (Sweden)
    • European Union Road Federation – ERF (Belgium)
    • Forum of European Highway Research Laboratories – FEHRL (Belgium)
    • Instituto Espanol del Cemento y sus Aplicaciones – IECA (Spain)
    • Institut Francais des Sciences et Technologies des Transports, de l’Amenagement et des Reseaux – IFSTTAR (France)
    • Nederlandse Organisatie voor Toegepast Natuurwetenschappelijk Onderzoek – TNO (The Netherlands)
    • Karayollari Genel Mudurlugu – KGM (Turkey)
    • Asociacion Española de Normalizacion y certificacion – AENOR (Spain)
    • Investeko S.A. (Poland)
    • Narodowa Agencje Poszanowania Energii S.A. – NAPE (Poland)
    Website: http://ecolabelproject.eu/
    Objective:

    A new, green, holistic and EU-harmonised eco-labelling methodology integrating a Life Cycle Engineering (LCE) approach: environmental indicators along with the economic, technical and social aspects, for the assessment of future and existing road infrastructures, as well as their construction materials such as asphalt mixtures and cement-based materials.

    This methodology, together with a guide for road eco-labelling and a multi-criteria software tool to be developed, will define eco-labels and provide recommendations to improve the label achieved, supporting and motivating relevant stakeholders and industry to include greener, more cost-effective and safer technologies in their road construction, maintenance and renewal projects.

    Contact in NAPE:

    Karol Nurzyński