Summary

LCA is a tool to determine the environmental impacts of a product during all stages of its life cycle, from cradle to grave — including natural resources extraction through materials processing in the supply chain, manufacture, distribution, product use, maintenance and disposal. LCA can also be used to track specific aspects such as the amount of energy or water used in the life cycle of a product.

Want to read more?

This content requires a Croner-i subscription.

No Subscription?

;

Contact us to discuss your requirements.

Call an Expert:

0800 231 5199

Talk to us on

live chat