European Commission > JRC > EPLCA > ELCD

Process data set overview page

Data set: Articulated lorry transport (03.00.000)

Full name
Articulated lorry transport; Euro 0, 1, 2, 3, 4 mix; 40 t total weight, 27 t max payload
Reference year
Valid until
Reference flow(s)
LCI result
LCIA results included?
Transport services / Road
Use advice for data set
The LCI data set should be used for LCI/LCA studies where bulk commodities or packaged goods have to be transported via road. Vehicle production and end-of-life treatment are not part of the data set (negligible from a LCA point of view). Fuel supply already included in this data set.
Data set use approval
No official approval by producer or operator
General comment
The data set represents the applied technology with a good overall data quality. The inventory is based on industry and literature data.
LCI Method Principle
LCI Method Approaches
  • Allocation - mass
  • Allocation - net calorific value
Completeness of product model
All relevant flows quantified
  • Dependent internal review by
License and access conditions
Access information
The data set can be used free of charge by anybody to perform LCA studies, to distribute it to third parties, to convert it to other formats, to develop own data sets etc. as long as the copyright and license conditions for the ELCD data sets and the ILCD format are met that can be accessed via Please note e.g. that reference must be given to the 'Owner of data set' and to the 'ELCD database' plus version number, when using the data set or parts thereof. Please note also, that any modifications/omissions of the data set results in invalidity of any existing 'Official approval of data set by producer/operator', that the impression must be avoided that this would still be a complete ELCD data set, and that the content of further fields has to be adjusted. For details see the aforementioned copyright and license conditions.
Owner of data set
Technical purpose
Road transport of bulk commodities or packaged goods with a payload of up to 27 t.
Input Products
No records found.
Data set version
Time stamp (last saved)
Data set format
ILCD format
Compliance system(s)
  • ILCD Data Network - Entry-level (Overall compliance: Not compliant)
Registered in
Process is not registered in any registry
Data Set deregistration
Are you sure you want to deregister selected dataset?
Please enter the reason of deregistration and confirm.