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“Global guidance on environmental life cycle impact assessment indicators, 3rd phase: Creation of a Global LCIA method”

August 30, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - August 31, 2019 @ 5:00 pm

As a component of a multi-year global process to provide Global guidance on environmental life cycle impact assessment indicators, GLAM, you are invited to join a scoping meeting organized by the Life Cycle Initiative, hosted by UN Environment, back-to-back with the 9th international conference on Life Cycle Management meeting in Poznan Poland, from Friday 30 August, 1pm to Saturday 31 August 2019, 1pm at the Hotel NH, Sw. Marcin 67, 61-806 Poznan – Poland , Gedania room.

During this meeting, we will present data handling options for implementing of all indicators recommended in Global LCIA guidance phase 1&2. We will then present and discuss a comparison of global LCIA methods, in order to scope a Global LCIA method to be recommended by the Life Cycle Initiative, hosted by UN Environment.


Date: Friday 30 August 2019, 13.00h to Saturday 31 August 2019, 13.00h
Venue: Poznan Hotel NH, Sw. Marcin 67, 61-806 Poznan – Poland , Gedania room

Goal of the workshop:
– Implementation of all indicators recommended in Global LCIA guidance phase 1&2
– Comparison of global LCIA method
– Scoping of a UN Life Cycle Initiative based Global LCIA method
– Organisation and funding options

Topics

A. Data handling
– Implementation of spatially (and temporally) differentiated characterisation factors
– Implementation of all indicators recommended in the Global LCIA project phases 1&2
– Other comment/topics on data handling

B. Scoping – Creation of a Global LCIA method
– Update of the LCIA framework
– Comparison between Global Impact Assessment Methods: result of a comparison of impacts of global inventories and rice case study
– Selection of Impact Categories and scoping of 4 to 8 subprojects / level of complexity

C. Organization and Funding
– Next Steps toward a UN global LCIA method
– Discussion on funding strategy and feedback


Agenda

Details

Start:
August 30, 2019 @ 1:00 pm
End:
August 31, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
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Organizer

Life Cycle Initiative
Email
info@lifecycleinitiative.org
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Venue

LCM Poznan
Poznan University of Technology
Poznan, Poland
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