Clay Brick Life Cycle Assessment (LCA)

In 2013, ClayBrick.org and the University of Pretoria made history through the signing of the agreement to pursue the industry 'Life Cycle Assessment for Clay Brick Walling in South Africa'. This is... more
The environmental and socio-economic impact of clay bricks in South Africa The building sector has been linked to high CO2 emissions and global climate change, a concern that affects us all. A first... more
An LCA is an internationally and scientifically recognised approach that measures the environmental impact of a product. The building sector has been linked to high CO2 emissions and global climate... more
Management Summary and consolidation report of the LCA study “Life Cycle Assessment of clay brick walling in South Africa” Published: February  2017 Peter Drucker famously quoted, “what gets measured... more
A thermal performance comparison between six walling construction materials frequently used in South Africa
Management Summary and consolidation report of the LCA study “A thermal performance comparison between six walling construction materials frequently used in South Africa” Published: November 2016 Six... more
Peter Drucker famously quoted, “what gets measured, gets managed”. By examining an activity we are forced to pay attention to it. By producing relevant and accurate measurements we can identify where... more
The 2016 Brick Sustainability Report, provides a detailed account of how the clay brick sector in the UK has performed against its collective sustainability strategy, and demonstrates the progress... more
OTAL Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) of the brick industry to quantify the environmental impact of clay bricks. The results show that the external walling materials of a house, including clay brick, have... more
On Friday 1st February 2013, ClayBrick.org and the University of Pretoria made history through the signing of the agreement to pursue the industry 'Life Cycle Assessment for Clay Brick Walling in... more