Environmental Impact Assessment--methodology with special emphasis on European pork production.

@article{Reckmann2012EnvironmentalIA,
  title={Environmental Impact Assessment--methodology with special emphasis on European pork production.},
  author={K Reckmann and Imke Traulsen and Joachim Krieter},
  journal={Journal of environmental management},
  year={2012},
  volume={107},
  pages={102-9}
}
One of the most discussed topics worldwide is climate change, upon which livestock production is known to have a great environmental impact. There are different methods to measure these environmental impacts, some of which are mentioned in this review. It especially focuses on the method of Life Cycle Assessment (LCA), because it is widely used, of high relevance and good quality. This review highlights a sample of the few published European LCA studies on pork production. These assessments… CONTINUE READING
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