WELCOME TO THE EUROPEAN PLATFORM ON LIFE CYCLE ASSESSMENT

The EU’s knowledge base that responds to business and policy needs for social and environmental assessments of supply chains and end-of-life waste management, otherwise known as life cycle assessments.

EPLCA Project

LCDN

LCDN
Worldwide dataset from different providers on resource consumption and emissions for product supply chains, their use, and end-of-life waste management options. (includes developer tools)

RD

RD
Resource Directory of LC-based studies, reports and documents. Including information on Data and Software developers/suppliers as well as LC service providers.

ELCD

ELCD
The European Life Cycle Database provides recommended resource and emissions inventory data that are key for many European life cycle assessments.

ILCD Handbook

ILCD Handbook
Series of guidance documents to facilitate best life cycle assessment practice.

LCIA models and factors

LCIA models and factors
Guidance and recommended data for the impact assessment phase in life cycle assessments.

Forum

Forum
Structured discussion forum supporting fine-tuning, related community updates, and information exchange about the activities of this Platform.

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