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Environmental evaluations

Table 15.11d Flooring

Environmental evaluations

Material

Durability (years)

Loss factor (%)

Quantity of material needed (kg/m2 50 years)

Global warming potential GWP (kg CO2-equ./m2 50 years)

Effects on resources

Effects of pollution

potential

Env. profile

Materials

Energy

Production and use

As waste

Recycling

Local production

Terrazzo tiles, 25 kg/m2

50

10

28

2.2

2

1

1

2

H

H

1

Stone tiles, 30 kg/m2

50

10

33

0.3

2

1

1

2

H

H

1

Brick tiles (30mm), 57 kg/m2

50

10

63

12

2

2

2

2

H

H

2

Ceramic tiles, 14 kg/m2

25

10

31

18

2

2

2

2

2

Polyvinyl chloride sheeting, 1.3 kg/m2

15

10

4.8

21

3

3

3

3

3

Timber, untreated, kiln dried, 12 kg/m2

50

20

14

1.0

1

1

1

1

H

1

Linoleum, 2.3 kg/m2

20

10

6.3

5.5

2

2

1

2

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