Introduction to Sustainability and LCA | London
9 March 2016, News release from thinkstep
19/04/2016 thinkstep London office Euston Towe Level 33, 286 Euston Road, London, NW1 Introduction to Sustainability and LCA in London
Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) is a methodology to assess the
environmental performance of a product throughout its life cycle -
production, use and disposal.
For leading organizations LCA has become an important tool to achieve competitive advantage through:
•Cost Reduction - Optimized material, energy & resource use
•Reduced Risk - Regulatory compliance & risk mitigation from materials of concern
•Brand Enhancement - Increase appeal to customers, investors & employees
To succeed sustainably start here...
thinkstep’s one day training gets you up to speed on the concept of LCAs, the relevant standards and how to run a successful LCA project.
Who should attend?
Research & development experts, product managers, environmental engineers, innovation managers, and academics that are new to the concept of product sustainability and LCA.
What does the training cover?
Sustainability - drivers & definitions
Methodological framework of LCA
Main steps of an LCA project:
•Project Goal and Scope
•Life Cycle Inventory, data quality
•Life Cycle Impact Assessment
•Basics of Allocation
•LCA report and critical review
•Quickly gain an understanding of the concept of LCA, how you can use it to improve your business and how to build a compelling business case to use LCA.
•Learn the most effective approach to creating a successful LCA project, from setting the goal and scope, collecting the data, analysing the results with a critical review.
•Learn tips and tricks from our experts which save you time, effort and improve the quality of your LCA projects.
•Learn how to make informed decisions that really improve your overall results.
Date & Venue
Date: 19th of April, 2016, 10 AM - 5 PM
Location: thinkstep’s London office Euston Tower - Level 33, 286 Euston Road, London, NW1 3DP
Price: 500 £ + VAT (academics receive a discount of 30%) incl. lunch, beverages, coffee breaks and documentation
Number of participants: 4-12
Questions? In case of questions please contact Lazar Armianov, firstname.lastname@example.org,
+44 203 463 8770
thinkstep reserves the right to cancel if minimum participant number isn’t met.
You will be notified by April 9th if the training is cancelled.