LCA Database Helpdesk
A key factor hampering the use of life cycle thinking in policy-making and environmental decisions, in countries around the world, is the lack of regionally representative data for Life Cycle Assessments (LCA). Having regionally representative data for LCA is key for measuring resource efficiency, environmental impacts and even circularity in our products and economies.
The Helpdesk is for individuals and entities wanting to increase LCA data availability by driving national LCA database development in their respective countries or regions.
Consultant Recruitment: GLAD Mapping Coordinator
UNEP is seeking to engage a consultant for the position of GLAD mapping coordinator to design and validate the blueprint for the system required for the development of a common…
Call for crowd funding for GLAM survey
The GLAM project on Global Guidance for Life Cycle Impact Assessment is conducting a survey, that aims to identify the importance levels that citizens assign to various environmental impacts that…
Publication of the report “Supermarket Food Packaging LCA Meta-Analysis”
UNEP’s report on “Single-use supermarket food packaging and its alternatives: Recommendations from life cycle assessments” is now available online. The report draws recommendations for policy makers and LCA practitioners on…