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Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) as a tool to evaluate single-use plastics in South Africa
June 29, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Setting the scene: LCA and South Africa’s Extended Producer Responsibility legislation – Kgauta Mokoena, Department of Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment.
Why LCA and single-use plastic products?– Llorenç Milà i Canals, UNEP
Using LCA to evaluate single-use plastic products and alternatives – Llorenç Milà i Canals, UNEP
Integrating litter into LCAs: the need and the approach – Dr Takunda Chitaka, University of the Western Cape
Building on SA’s LCA expertise: way forward for effective LCAs in response to EPR regulations – Valentina Russo and William Stafford, CSIR
The way forward for LCAs in South Africa: maximising the value – Dr Pippa Notten, UCT and The Green House