News & Events

Debate Planned Obsolescence 30/05/2017

We completed a study on planned obsolescence. 

Follow the link to the intervention of Bernard De Caevel in the debate on BX1, Brussels regional television.

Planned obsolescence 30/05/2017

The report of our study "Planned Obsolescence " is already available on the Internet !

Conference organised by FEDEREC on the occasion of Pollutec 2016

Our colleague Johan Lhotellier participated at a conference organised by FEDEREC on the occasion of Pollutec 2016. There he presented our study commissioned by FEDEREC and ADEME, on the environmental impacts of recycling in France. It covers eight recycling channels for a total of 45 million tons of waste.

Le recyclage, c'est bon pour le climat

Le recyclage, c'est bon pour le climat

Waste recycling actors show in a new study the environmental value of their activity. A life cycle analysis of all waste streams highlights energy savings and CO2 emissions...

Presentation of the first ECO Plateform EPD

RDC Environment, as funding member, is proud to take part to the first ECO Platform EPD.

On October 16th 2014, the ECO Platform introduces the last developments of its members, which allowed the implementation of a European system of environmental declaration on products.

From LCA to Ecodesign: how to materialize the concepts?

RDC Environment organizes on August 26th 2014 in Paris, with the support of the Agrion network, a workshop on LCA and eco-design.

Through this workshop, RDC suggests you to:

   • Remind the theoretical foundations of eco-design and its link with the  evaluation tool being the LCA;

   • Share feedbacks from industrials which succeeded in combining both notions;

   • Exchange between users on their needs, challenges and solutions for reconciling the LCA tool with eco-design approaches.

The news of PEF experimentation

This concerns only the food and beverage sector. The call for projects will finish on March 28th 2014 at 17h.

For more information:

Note that RDC is involved in this experimentation as technical "Help Desk" during the PEFCR development in a certain number of sectors.

Road to the workshop Agoria !

RDC participates to Workshop Agoria (01-16-2014): Product Environmental Profile for construction products!

For more details, do not hesitate: