By Kyle Kerstiens, ASSOC. AIA, LEED AP
Whenever one looks to improve upon something, a baseline is needed to measure that improvement. When you start a weight loss program, your current weight becomes the baseline you continually measure against.
Our industry wants to spread the word that precast concrete products are sustainable. We also want to refine materials, equipment, processes and practices to become more sustainable. How do we measure improvement? Set a baseline. What is our baseline in terms of our impact on the environment? That’s where a Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) comes in…Click here to read the rest of this article over at our Precast Inc. blog archive!