The Hill: EPA must prioritize life-cycle emissions in building materials policy
The Hill: EPA must prioritize life-cycle emissions in building materials policy

The Hill: EPA must prioritize life-cycle emissions in building materials policy

In order to prevent global temperatures from rising by two degrees Celsius this century, the United Nations estimates that annual global emissions must drop by 30 percent by the decade‚Äôs end.

Meeting this urgent goal will be difficult for all sectors, even those which have a clear path to decarbonization. For instance, we know that we must transition the electrical grid to low carbon sources, and we must also transition land-based transportation to electrical sources.

Op-ed by Randolph Kirchain and Hessam AzariJafari.

Read more in The Hill.