Life-cycle inventory

Life-cycle inventory

An accounting of the energy and waste associated with the creation of a new product through use and disposal.
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Life-cycle inventory analysis of concrete production: a critical review.
We used the existing wood product life-cycle inventory (LCI) data sets to determine the net carbon emission footprint for a range of wood products from cradle-to-gate (Table 1; Fig.
The quantification of energy and raw material requirements, air emissions, waterborne effluents, solid waste, and other environmental releases throughout the life cycle of a product is referred to as life-cycle inventory (LCI).
Chapters cover life- cycle engineering and design, life-cycle inventory analysis of the North American aluminum industry, material flow modeling of aluminum for sustainability, identification and sorting of wrought aluminum alloys, and US energy requirements for aluminum production.
NOLSC fully supports this endeavor, providing Navy and Marine Corps (aviation) non-nuclear ordnance life-cycle inventory management logistics support service.
We concluded that it "revisited" this complicated subject too briefly to gain the pertinent and balanced facts about life-cycle inventory [LCI] and assessment.
The Canadian Raw Materials Database uses the techniques of life-cycle inventory (LCI), consistent with the method of life-cycle assessment (LCA), to profile the environmental inputs and outputs associated with the production of Canadian commodity materials.
Based on third-party life-cycle inventory analysis findings, through its use of the CHEP pooling system, each year Okray Family Farms is reducing solid waste generation by about 8,400 lbs.
Data for all nonwoody resources, fuels, and transportation were from the US Life-Cycle Inventory (LCI) Database (US LCI 2012).
Other papers cover the life-cycle inventory, including studies of several nonferrous metals, stainless steel flat products, zinc (eco-profile data from a pan-European study), nickel, carbon dioxide emission of copper products manufacturing (from Japan), aluminum, multi-products metals refining, and recycling.
APC: National advertising campaign; state and federal government affairs; national and local public relations and youth/educator outreach; technical research related to resource conservation; and recycling statistics and life-cycle inventory data.
5 software was used to conduct a life-cycle inventory, which compiled all the inputs and outputs of the examined system.