Category Archives: LCA/LCM

A new organisation promoting life cycle thinking has been born

A new member-based grass-root organisation for promotion of life cycle thinking has been born. Back to back the LCM2015 conference in Bordeaux on 3rd September "the Forum for Sustainability through Life Cycle Innovation" had its inaugural meeting in form of a workshop, where Allan Astrup Jensen, Nipsect, gave the welcome address (slides below). LIFE CYCLE MANAGEMENT welcome…
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A memorable conference in Bordeaux, France

The 7th International Conference on Life Cycle Management (LCM2015), "Mainstreaming Life Cycle Management for sustainable value creation", was held in Bordeaux 2015, August 30 – September 02 during a period of tropical heat. All abstracts and the program book can be downloaded from the website. The conference chair Professor Guido Sonnemann welcomed the 663 participants and…
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News about LCA databases

In 2011 The UNEP/SETAC Life Cycle Initiative published a report on Gobal Guidance Principles for Life Cycle Assessment Databases. Promotion of LCA database development and management through training and technical assistance is a flagship project of the Life Cycle Initiative. Since the report  there has been incrfeasing demand from growing economies. An international workshop on LCA…
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