ISO/TS 21929-1:2006

Sustainability in building construction -- Sustainability indicators -- Part 1: Framework for development of indicators for buildings

ISO/TS 21929-1:2006 provides a framework, makes recommendations, and gives guidelines for the development and selection of appropriate sustainability indicators for buildings.

The aim of this part of ISO/TS 21929-1:2006 is to define the process that shall be followed when addressing the economic, environmental and social impacts of a building using a common framework and a set of indicators. This part of ISO/TS 21929-1:2006:

  • adapts general sustainability principles for buildings;
  • includes a framework for the assessment of economic, environmental and social impacts of buildings;
  • shows indicators as examples;
  • shows how to use sustainability indicators with regard to buildings and shows the process of using sustainability indicators;
  • supports the process of choosing indicators;
  • supports the development of assessment tools;
  • defines the conformity with this specification.


General information

  • Current status : Withdrawn
    Publication date : 2006-03
  • Edition : 1
  • :
    ISO/TC 59/SC 17
    Sustainability in buildings and civil engineering works
  • 91.040.01
    Buildings in general

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