Boverket is working on developing a draft mandatory regulation about how builders shall establish a materials passport at the construction stage. The materials passport platform shall be updated by the property owner during the lifetime of the building.
The materials passport shall increase the traceability of construction products placed in the buildings. The focus is on the health and environmental effects of construction products as well as circularity.

Implemented in

  • Europe and Central Asia
  • Sweden

Led by

Sectors of activity
Buildings and construction, Waste, incl. Chemicals

Type of initiative
Capacity Building & Implementation

Type of lead actor
Government / public sector

Start date
01/10/2017

End date
01/12/2018

Objectives

The materials passport should facilitate management of building materials in connection with maintenance, remediation, alteration and demolition.

Activities

As collected through the One Planet Reporting

Output level

Outreach and communication for SCP

  • Project plan and Communication plan

Outcome level

Policy instrument for SCP

  • Mandatory regulations for materials passports

Impact and Results

The regulations is not in place. Therefore haven't we any impact or result yet.