A life cycle approach is the only way to establish the true environmental performance of any given product.

Climate change and the sustainable and responsible use of natural resources are among the main challenges for society today. This puts them at the top of the political environmental agenda, where they are likely to remain for the foreseeable future.
Product design and consumer behaviour can affect the overall sustainability performance and efficiency of a product. Companies making the products are paying closer attention to manufacture, utilisation, reuse and end-of-life, which are increasingly important for material specifiers.
Among the tools and methodologies available to evaluate the environmental, economic and social performance of materials and consumer products (including their impact on climate change and natural resources), life cycle assessment (LCA) provides a holistic approach that considers the potential impacts from all stages of manufacture, product use and end-of-life (reuse, recycling or disposal).

LCA In CPH Group

As a company, we have recognised the importance of an environmentally sustainable approach to the print and signage industry. This being the case, we, CPH Group, ensure that we offer a range of products that are made from sustainable materials and offer advice and guidance on correct use and disposal of these products.

January 2023 will see the launch of our new eco Print range including 100% paper based rigid boards and PVC free print media. The CPH Group eco. series is an environmentally friendly 100% PVC-free print media range and is free from heavy metals, phthalates, plasticisers and isocyanate-containing compounds.

We will also continue supplying PROBOND aluminium panels which are manufactured using 30% recycled materials and can also be recycled.

Source: https://www.cphgroup.com.au/blog/29-substrates/152-life-cycle-assessment

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