Status and Response Strategies of Carbon Labeling in Landscape Architecture

조경분야 탄소성적표지제도 적용실태 및 대응전략

  • Kim, Jeong-Ho (Department of Green Technology Convergence, Konkuk University) ;
  • Yoon, Yong-Han (Department of Green Technology Convergence, Konkuk University)
  • 김정호 (건국대학교 과학기술대학 녹색기술융합학과) ;
  • 윤용한 (건국대학교 과학기술대학 녹색기술융합학과)
  • Received : 2015.01.05
  • Accepted : 2015.03.11
  • Published : 2015.06.30


After analyzing the actual acquisition status of carbon labeling by year and by product for the past four years, as well as its certification in the construction-related sectors of greenhouse gas emission, this study attempted to present the problems and coping strategies upon issuing the carbon labeling certification in the landscape architecture. During the period of this analysis, the carbon labelings were acquired by 134 enterprises, 267 workplaces, and 735 products, while the percentage of acquisition was highest in the regular non-durable goods(49%), followed by energy-consuming durable goods(26%), regular production goods (19%), regular durable goods(3%), and service(3%). Furthermore, the acquisition certifications in construction sectors, were highest in the various pipes/panel(8 cases), followed by concrete(6 cases), gypsum board(4 cases), and landscape architecture materials(2 cases). The landscape architecture only had two cases in the acquisition certification for the first time in 2012, which accounted for 0.27% of the entire certification products, due to the uncertainty in the process, the lack of professionalism, and the lack of comprehension. However, the study conducted on the coping strategies for carbon labeling in the landscape architecture revealed the following: (1) regular reporting system management through the division of labor in the head office and factories, (2) the building of objective DB through the adoption of data management programs such as SAP, (3) continuous promotion and vitalization of the incentive system, (4) the adoption of mandatory or preferential application system in landscaping projects, management, and bidding, (5) enhancement of elasticity in deliberation of certification by recruiting experts in the landscape architecture sectors, and (6) provision of incentives for the cooperative firms acquiring the certification and support for their participation.


Life cycle assessment (LCA);Greenhouse gas;Energy;Incentive


Supported by : 한국연구재단


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