Memorandum of understanding between ICMQ and PEP ecopassport®

PEP ecopassport® program is very pleased  to announce the signature of a Memorandum of Understanding with ICMQ, which supports EPDItaly® in order to promote collaboration between both EPD programs.

ICMQ and PEP ecopassport® are both EPD program operators involved in the promotion of type III Environmental Product Declaration compliant with ISO 14025.

In the field of Electrical, Electronic and Heating/Ventilation/Air Conditioning-Refrigeration (HVAC-R) products, the collaboration between the two program operators aims to:

  • Recognize existing PCR and commit to precise the origin of the PCR they use
  • Examine the possibility of future PCRs co-development
  • Examine the possibility of verifier and/or verification schemes mutual recognition
  • Examine the possibility of EPD mutual recognition
  • Examine the possibility to register environmental product declarations in each Program Operator database
  • Examine the possibility to collaborate within standardization, and other similar initiatives to avoid multiplication of referential and methodological inconsistencies.