We’re pleased to present the headlines of the September-October 2021 edition of the LC Net:

LC Net Focus

  • Lessons and take-home messages from Webinar on Life Cycle Approach to Plastics Pollution


  • Save The Date: 5th General Assembly of the Life Cycle Initiative on September 23, 2021 • 11h30-15h30 CEST
  • Interns: Welcome to new, Farewell to old!
  • New Strategy, new support!

Project & Activity Updates

  • SSCP-HAT: v2.0 launch and further applications and dissemination
  • GLAD held its first Focus Group to gather insights on user experience
  • SDG Project: Invitation for new partners!
  • New Report on the Life Cycle Impacts of Single-Use Menstrual Products and Their Alternatives

Life Cycle Community News

  • Ministerial Conference on Plastics Pollution
  • Invitation to Sustainable Consumption Week of Latin America and the Caribbean, 13-17 September 2021
  • Invitation to UNEP’s online event at the World Circular Economy Forum, 15 September 20211
  • Launch of the 10 Principles  for Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment  (LCSA) – Position Paper of the Life Cycle Initiative
  • New Publication: Life Cycle Engineering and Management of Products

Life Cycle Community Calendar

  • World Resources Forum (WRF) Hybrid Conference 2021, Switzerland – Ghana & Online
  • Guidance on Social Life Cycle Assessment: Hybrid Event, Brussels & Online
  • SETAC 8th World Congress

Life Cycle Job Announcements

  • Two staff positions in UNEP’s life cycle team!
  • Consultant to Support the Initiative!
  • Goodyear: Sustainability Life Cycle Assessment Practitioners