An evaluation of life cycle assessment of European milk production.

@article{Yan2011AnEO,
  title={An evaluation of life cycle assessment of European milk production.},
  author={Ming-Jia Yan and James Humphreys and Nicholas M. Holden},
  journal={Journal of environmental management},
  year={2011},
  volume={92 3},
  pages={372-9}
}
Life cycle assessment (LCA) is a method regulated by ISO that conveys the environmental impact of products. LCA studies of the same product should be comparable to benefit environmental policy making. LCA of milk production has evaluated environmental issues such as greenhouse gas emissions, resource utilisation and land use change. Thirteen LCA studies of European milk production were analysed for comparability, and direct comparison was difficult due to technical issues, arbitrary choices and… CONTINUE READING

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