Starting Life Cycle Thinking

Starting Life Cycle Thinking

The Life Cycle Initiative aims to foster the concept of Life Cycle Thinking (LCT). Learn more about the idea behind LCT and existing methodologies. Starting Life Cycle Thinking



The activities of the Life Cycle Initiative are divided into 5-year phases. Learn about the work areas, objectives and deliverables of our current phase of activities. Activities


Knowledge generation on approaches and methodologies is a core element of our work. Browse our broad variety of resources, training materials, and publications.


Find out about interesting international events, conferences and workshops related to the field of Life Cycle Approaches, including both upcoming and past events.


Our sessions at LCM 2015 in BordeauxLC Net Sept/Oct Edition published!

(30.8.2015) Our sessions in Bordeaux, our new colleague, a new publication, a life cycle job, events… and more. Read the latest LC Net.

Product sustainability information publicationNew Publication: Product Sustainability Information

(30.7.2015) The new publication makes recommendations for the use of Product Sustainability Information. Read the report!


Here we present an overview of national and regional networks related to Life Cycle Approaches. Get to know interesting networks in your region.

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