Life Cycle Assessment

SETAC has always been an incubator for developing life cycle assessment (LCA) to advance the science, practice and application of LCAs to reduce the resource consumption and environmental burdens associated with products, packaging, processes or activities.


Life Cycle Assessment Support to Environmental Ambitions of EU Policies and the Sustainable Development Goals
IEAM 18: 1221–1232 (2022)


UNEP/SETAC Life Cycle Initiative

Global Guidance for Life Cycle Impact Assessment Indicators - Volume 1

Global Guidance on Life Cycle Impact Assessment Indicators - Volume 2

Global Guidance Principles for Life Cycle Assessment Databases: A Basis for Greener Processes and Products

SETAC North America Interest Capability Roadmaps for LCA

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