Generic Material Data

For the /get_generic_materials endpoint in the 2050 Materials API, the following filter options and output fields are included

Filter options

  1. product_types uses ID (use get_product_filters to see IDs)

  2. material_type uses ID (use get_product_filters to see IDs)

  3. building_applications uses ID (use get_product_filters to see IDs)

  4. material_name uses a string which matches the exact or partial material name

  5. data_sourceuses a string which matches the exact or partial data_source name (e.g. data_source=CLF-Material-Baselines (2023-04)

Output Fields

  1. id: Unique identifier of the material.

  2. source_uuid: Unique identifier of the data source (e.g. KBOB, or ÖKOBAUDAT)

  3. material_name: Name of the material.

  4. group_elements_nrm_1: Group elements according to NRM 1 standards.

  5. elements_nrm_1: Elements according to NRM 1 standards.

  6. product_type: Type of product associated with the material.

  7. material_type: Type of the material.

  8. data_source: Source of the data.

  9. functional_unit_quantity: Quantity of the functional unit.

  10. functional_unit_unit: Unit of the functional unit (options are: "m3", "piece", "kg", "m2", "m")

  11. total_co2e_kg_mf: Total CO2 equivalent emissions in kg at the manufacturing stage.

  12. total_biogenic_co2e: Total biogenic CO2 equivalent emissions.

  13. carbon_a1a3: Fossil Carbon for stages A1-A3 in kg CO2 equivalent.

  14. carbon_a5: Fossil Carbon for stage A5 in kg CO2 equivalent.

  15. carbon_b1b5: Fossil Carbon for stages B1-B5 in kg CO2 equivalent.

  16. carbon_c1c4: Fossil Carbon for stages C1-C4 in kg CO2 equivalent.

  17. freshwater_use_a1a3: Freshwater use in stages A1-A3.

  18. recycled_content: Percentage of recycled content in the material.

  19. recyclable_content: Percentage of the material that is recyclable.

  20. reuse_potential: Potential for reuse of the material.

  21. energy_recovery_possibility: Possibility of energy recovery from the material.

  22. odp: Ozone Depletion Potential.

  23. density: Density of the material.

  24. grammage: Grammage of the material.

  25. thickness: Thickness of material in m.

  26. grey_energy_total: Grey Energy Total [kWh oil-eq].

  27. grey_energy_fabrication_total: Grey Energy Fabrication Total [kWh oil-eq].

  28. grey_energy_recovery_fabrication: Grey Energy Recovery Fabrication [kWh oil-eq].

  29. grey_energy_material_recovery_fabrication: Grey Energy Material Recovery Fabrication [kWh oil-eq].

  30. grey_energy_elimination: Grey Energy Elimination [kWh oil-eq].

  31. created: Date of datapoint creation.

  32. updated: Date of datapoint last update.

Additional Information

  • The API uses JWT authentication and requires the user to be authenticated.

  • The endpoint supports pagination

  • Different user roles and permissions are handled, with specific access and rate limits.

  • Various response statuses are managed, including "200 OK" for successful requests, "401 Unauthorized" for access issues, and "429 Too Many Requests" for rate limit exceeding.

This endpoint provides a detailed overview of generic materials, including environmental impacts and technical specifications, which is vital for users focused on sustainability and environmental impact in the construction and building materials industry.

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