Life Cycle Assessment

Course contents
- The concept of sustainable development
- Corporate sustainability management (integrated management systems; process and product standards)
- The history of LCA
- LCA models (e.g. MIPS, SPI, EPS, CED, etc.)
- LCA applications (in line with ISO 14040/14044)
- Carbon footprint; water footprint
- Project assignment: LCA methods in practice (e.g. practical use of the ecological scarcity method)