EcoCover v Bark v Plastic Film Life Cycle Analysis Report

Release Date: 2015-01-12

The attached independent report is authored by one of New Zealand’s leading Life Cycle Analysts. The results will be of interest to both the horticultural and landscaping (public planting in particular) industries.

Woody mulch or bark incurs greenhouse gas emissions of 5,450 kgCO2e/ha

LDPE plastic film incurs greenhouse gas emissions of 900 kgCO2e/ha

EcoCover sequesters (this is a non monetary carbon credit) 6,200 kgCO2e/ha
Please click to download EcoCover’s Life Cycle Analysis Report (PDF)