Product environmental footprint method

A few hours

Course details

This e-learning tool enables non-expert users of the methods to complete a PEF study based on the methods, and help reduce the time and effort needed to use the methods

Target audience

non-expert life cycle assessment (LCA) users e.g. SME managers

Learning objectives

acquiring the need skills to understand an EF study

being able to identify and collect the needed input
being able to perform a PEF study
being able to interpret the PEF results

Offered by

This content is offered by the European Commission. The European Commission is the European Union's politically independent executive arm. It is alone responsible for drawing up proposals for new European legislation, and it implements the decisions of the European Parliament and the Council of the European Union.

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  1. Introduction
  2. 1. Goal and scope
  3. 2. Life cycle inventory
  4. 3. Environmental Footprint impact assessment
  5. 4. Interpretation of the PEF result
  6. 5. Verification and validation