asphalt Pavement Embodied Carbon Tool

Asphalt Pavement Embodied Carbon Tool

This website provides the updates and deliverables for asPECT which has been produced as a result of the 2008-11 Collaborative Research Programme. Collaborative research is a joint initiative of the Highways Agency, Mineral Products Association, Refined Bitumen Association and TRL Limited. The project was further endorsed by the Waste & Resources Action Programme and Adept.

asPECT provides a methodology to calculate the life cycle greenhouse gas emissions or ‘carbon footprint’ of asphalt used in highways. The project has the following deliverables:

Latest News
17 Dec 2014 2013-14 update of asPECT finalised

07 Feb 2014 Updated beta version 4.0 of asPECT is released

11 May 2011 Final Version of asPECT is released today!

28 Oct 2010 asPECT v2.0 released

12 Jul 2010 New version of asPECT software and FAQs released.

20 Oct 2009 asPECT Protocol, Guidance and Calculator Released!

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