Combined material fl ow analysis and life cycle assessment as a support tool for solid waste management decision making

@inproceedings{TurnerCombinedMF,
  title={Combined material fl ow analysis and life cycle assessment as a support tool for solid waste management decision making},
  author={David A. Turner and Ian David Williams and Simon Kemp}
}
Material flow analysis (MFA) and life cycle assessment (LCA) have both widely been applied to support solid waste management (SWM) decision making. However, they are often applied independently rather than conjointly. This paper presents an approach that combines the MFA and LCA methodologies to evaluate large and complex SWM systems from an environmental… CONTINUE READING