life cycle inventory News

  • Major life cycle assessment study for American hardwoods

    PE is currently undertaking the first phase of data collection for the ground breaking Study which will conform to the ISO14000 series of Standards for LCAs. Life Cycle Inventory data is being gathered for American hardwood lumber and veneer covering environmental impacts of every process from point of extraction through to delivery to the importers yard in Europe and East Asia. The study will ...


    By thinkstep

  • PE International official data provider for ILCD’s new Life Cycle Data Network

    Global infrastructure for consistent and quality assured LCI data The Life Cycle Data Network (LCDN) will provide a global infrastructure for consistent and quality assured and ILCD entry level compliant Life Cycle Inventory and Life Cycle Inventory Assessment datasets from different organizations. It aims to become the data source for any Product Environmental Footprinting (PEF) ...


    By thinkstep

  • Carbon and Life-Cycle Assessment Specialist Ron Feingold Joins Antea Group Global Corporate Consultancy

    The Global Corporate Consultancy (GCC) of Antea™Group announced that Ron Feingold has joined its group as a Consultant. Mr. Feingold is a carbon accounting specialist, and has specific expertise in developing greenhouse gas inventories for a wide variety of sectors, including utilities, governments and corporate clients. “Ron will make an immediate impact in the GCC, providing support ...


    By Antea Group - USA

  • PE International official data provider for ILCD’s new Life Cycle Data Network

    ILCD’s new Life Cycle Data Network launched on Feb 6, 2014, and will have PE INTERNATIONAL as one of the official data providers. Other data providers include the ELCD Database, World Steel and PlasticsEurope.Global infrastructure for consistent and quality assured LCI data The Life Cycle Data Network (LCDN) will provide a global infrastructure for consistent and quality assured and ILCD ...


    By thinkstep

  • PwC provides technical expertise for new `Scope 3` and product life cycle carbon accounting standards

    Two new standards for accounting and reporting greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, developed in part with the technical leadership of PwC, were launched by the World Resources Institute (WRI) and the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD). Known as the GHG Protocol Corporate Value Chain (Scope 3) and the Product Life Cycle standards, the new standards will increase the scale and ...

  • Seamlessly integrate MSDSs with chemical inventory management

    ChemSW, Inc. and 3E Company will host a joint webcast on How to Seamlessly Integrate MSDSs and Chemical Inventory Management to be held on October 25, 2011 from 10:30-11:30pm PST / 1:30pm-2:30pm EST.  The average R&D laboratory typically has thousands of materials on site and each one requires a Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS). But having a MSDS is just the beginning because those ...


  • 3E Company extends 3E Online MSDS management platform with enhanced inventory management features and new waste classification module

    3E Online®-MSDS 6.0 Enables More Efficient Management of Hazard Communication Documentation with Expanded GHS Features and Streamlined Access to More Than 4.5 Million SDSs 3E Company, a leading provider of EH&S compliance and information management services, today announced the availability of 3E Online-MSDS 6.0, an enhanced version of its Safety Data Sheet (SDS) management ...


    By 3E Company

  • LG washing machines world’s first certified for new Ul ‘Water Footprint Inventory’

    Breaking new ground in environmental sustainability for home appliances, washing machines from LG Electronics are the first in the world to be certified for the new Water Footprint Inventory being launched by UL Environment, a business unit of UL (Underwriters Laboratories). The new certification reflects the commitment by LG, as a responsible ...


    By LG Electronics

  • 3E Company launches 3E mobile – MSDS for instant access to chemical inventory and MSDSs

    3E Company, a leading provider of environmental health and safety (EH&S) compliance and information management services, today announced the launch and availability of 3E Mobile – MSDS, the first mobile site of its kind to offer instant access to hazardous material inventories and associated material safety data sheets (MSDSs) via smartphone. 3E Company’s database of 4.5 million ...


    By 3E Company

  • 3E company launches 3E mobile – MSDS for instant access to chemical inventory and MSDSs

    3E Company, a leading provider of environmental health and safety (EH&S) compliance and information management services, today announced the launch and availability of 3E Mobile – MSDS, the first mobile site of its kind to offer instant access to hazardous material inventories and associated material safety data sheets (MSDSs) via smartphone. 3E Company’s database of 4.5 million ...


    By 3E Company

  • ChemSW and 3E to Host Webcast on How to Seamlessly Integrate MSDSs With Chemical Inventory Management

    ChemSW, Inc. and 3E Company will host a joint webcast on How to Seamlessly Integrate MSDSs and Chemical Inventory Management to be held on October 25, 2011 from 10:30-11:30am PDT / 1:30pm-2:30pm EDT. The average R&D laboratory typically has thousands of materials on site and each one requires a Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS). But having a MSDS is just the beginning because those MSDSs are ...


  • ChemSW to Participate in Lab Manager Magazine`s June Webcast on Integrating MSDSs With Chemical Inventory Management

    ChemSW, Inc. and 3E Company will provide the featured speakers for an upcoming Lab Manager Magazine ASK THE EXPERT webcast on Integrating MSDSs and Chemical Inventory Management to be held on June 21, 2011 from 12:30-1:30pm ET. The average R&D laboratory typically has thousands of materials on site and each one requires a Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS). But having a MSDS is just the ...


  • 3E Company and ChemSW release new best practices white paper on integrating MSDSs with chemical inventory management

    ChemSW, Inc. and 3E Company today announced the release of a jointly written best practices white paper that examines the challenges involved with juggling material safety data sheets (MSDSs) and chemical inventory management, and recommends approaches laboratory managers should consider when implementing a solution. The average R&D laboratory typically has thousands of materials on site, and ...


    By 3E Company

  • 3E Company & ChemSW release new white paper on integrating MSDSs with chemical inventory

    ChemSW, Inc. and 3E Company today announced the release of a jointly written best practices white paper that examines the challenges involved with juggling material safety data sheets (MSDSs) and chemical inventory management, and recommends approaches laboratory managers should consider when implementing a solution.  The average R&D laboratory typically has thousands of materials on ...


  • LCA Award 2010 - ifu sponsors UNEP/SETAC

    ifu Hamburg GmbH sponsors the UNEP/SETAC Life Cycle Initiative by providing software licenses and support to projects in developing countries. UNEP (United Nations Environment Programme) and the association SETAC (Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry) are jointly running the UNEP/SETAC Life Cycle Initiative. The main objective is to 'enable users around the world to put life cycle ...


    By ifu Hamburg GmbH

  • Even more LCA Data for Umberto

    For the Umberto versions Umberto NXT LCA and Umberto NXT Universal we are now not only offering the ecoinvent 3 LCA database but also GaBi databases from PE International. The availability of data is one of the key factors in the development of LCAs (Life Cycle Assessments). The GaBi databases created by PE International include more than 6.500 “ready to use Life Cycle Inventory ...


    By ifu Hamburg GmbH

  • Future sustainability of metals one step closer with new joint partnership

    PE INTERNATIONAL and Outotec Oyj combine technology and experience to show future potential of metal sustainability. World leading sustainability company PE INTERNATIONAL announced today it has joined forces with Outotec Oyj the global leader in minerals and metals processing technology to jointly develop a new software offering and creating a Best Available Technology (BAT), Life Cycle ...


    By thinkstep

  • Database for land use to be released

    Land use is considered to play a very important role regarding the life cycle impacts of many products or product groups. During the last ten years, several approaches to address the problem of integrating land use into the LCA framework have been proposed, nonetheless as yet no commonly accepted method has been agreed upon. An applicable approach to incorporate land use indicators into the ...


    By thinkstep

  • WSP helps clients to road-test new standards under the GHG protocol initiative

    On January 20th the World Resources Institute (WRI) and the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) kicked off a trial period for two newly released standards under the Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Protocol Initiative. As part of the trial, sixty organizations from 17 nations have begun a road-testing period to test out the 'Product Life Cycle' and 'Scope 3' standards. These two ...


    By WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff

  • Scope 3 GHG Emissions - Emissions beyond the own fence

    Since January 2010, 70 corporations have been road-testing two new global standards by measuring the greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions of their products and supply chains. These standards are part of the Greenhouse Gas Protocol Initiative, which provides standards and guidance for companies and other organizations preparing a GHG emissions inventory. These new standards are focusing on the ...


    By thinkstep

Need help finding the right suppliers? Try XPRT Sourcing. Let the XPRTs do the work for you