03 May '11, 10pm

LCA Calculator

LCA Calculator

Website: http://www.lcacalculator.com From Industrial Design Consultancy: The LCA Calculator is a quick and intuitive way for designers and engineers to understand, analyse and compare environmental impacts of products and particular design decisions. It analyses the effects that a product or service has on the environment over the entire period of its life - from the extraction and processing of raw materials from which it is made - through to the manufacturing, packaging and marketing processes, and the use, re-use and maintenance of the product, and on to its eventual recycling or disposal as waste at the end of its useful life. Traditional lifecycle assessment programmes involve large amounts of research, require specialist knowledge and take a considerable amount of time looking into all aspects of the product. In practice, therefore, these only tend to be carried out...

Full article: http://www.greenbiz.com/business/research/tool/2011/05/03...

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