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Buildings & land use
Tool Summary Tool Characteristics Tool Application Source of Tools Opinion of Tools

Opinion of tools

Name of the tool
Manual on Environmental Management in Project Design (MEMPD).

Positive comments about the tool
• Extensive, ambitious and covers many environmental aspects
• Suggests a cross-disciplinary approach
• Generally approved as the "authorised" way of designing sustainable buildings and projects

Negative comments about the tool
• Extensive and time-consuming, difficult to get an overview, plenty experience necessary to use it fully
• Building owners have to pay extra to have their buildings designed according to MEMPD, as it requires a lot of extra work for consultants

Limited use in practice