Eco-LCA: A tool for quantifying the role of ecological resources in LCA

@article{Singh2009EcoLCAAT,
  title={Eco-LCA: A tool for quantifying the role of ecological resources in LCA},
  author={Shweta Singh and Bhavik R. Bakshi},
  journal={2009 IEEE International Symposium on Sustainable Systems and Technology},
  year={2009},
  pages={1-1}
}
  • Shweta Singh, B. Bakshi
  • Published 2009
  • 2009 IEEE International Symposium on Sustainable Systems and Technology
THE Ecologically based Life Cycle Assessment (Eco-LCA) tool has been developed to aid for quick implementation of the Eco-LCA methodology. Eco-LCA [1] is a methodology which accounts for the ecosystems goods and services consumption in LCA of economic goods and products. Identification of the current trend of declining ecosystem services by the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment (MEA) has emphasized the need of accounting for ecosystem services in decision making. Eco-LCA provides a step ahead by… Expand

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