We’re pleased to present the headlines of the January/February 2021 edition of the LC Net:

LC Net Focus

  • Bring on 2021!
    We’ve said good-bye to 2020 and have jumped into 2021 with renewed vigour


  • Welcome to our new interns 🙂
    The Life Cycle Initiative team is significantly strengthened by the arrival of Naomi Odigbo and Kaushik Narasimhan Andakudi Kesavan
  • Making impact in times of COVID-19
    We ramped up the Initiative’s on-line and social media presence in 2020: how did we do?
  • InTex: Call for Proposals
    Increasing Eco-innovation and the use of Product Environmental Footprint (PEF) in SMEs in the textile sector in Africa
  • Bringing Together Circular Economy and Life Cycle Thinking
    Life Cycle Initiative community’s article to be published in upcoming International Journal of LCA
  • AMARU is (a)live!
    Open knowledge initiative promoted by the Ecuadorian Network of Life Cycle and Circular Economy now operational
  • Survey on Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment
    With your help, we want to learn how LCSA is used in practice today and how the methodology can be further applied

Project & Activity Updates

  • Guidelines for Social Life Cycle Assessment of Products & Organizations 2020
  • Global Life Cycle Impact Assessment Method (GLAM)
  • Single-Use Plastic Products Studies
  • E-Learning Courses on Life Cycle Thinking
  • National Guidance for Plastic Pollution Hotspotting and Shaping Action
  • Linking the UN Sustainable Development Goals to Life Cycle Impact Frameworks
  • Sustainability & Circularity in the Textile Value Chain

Our Calendar

  • Social LCA Guidelines 2020 official launch
    Join us on January 21st, 2021 • 14:00 CET
  • Discover the Potential of SDGs for your Business Strategy
    Join the webinar on January 28th 2021 • 9:00 CET or 15:30 CET
  • Life Cycle Thinking in the Beat Plastic Pollution  Dialogues
    Join the dialogue on February 11th 2021 • 14:00 CET
  • Invitation to GLAD Developer Days
    Join the sessions on February 10-11 2021 • 12:00-15:00 CET

Life Cycle Jobs

  • Unilever Environmental Sustainability Scientist
  • Sofies Sustainability Consultant