Life cycle assessment

ISO 14040:2006 Environmental management – Life cycle assessment – Principles and framework. This standard specifies the framework, principles and requirements for conducting and reporting life cycle assessments. (NB This standard replaces ISO 14040:1997 Environmental management – Life cycle assessment – Principles and framework.)

ISO 14041:1998 Environmental management – Life cycle assessment – Goal and scope definition and inventory analysis. This standard specifies the requirements and procedures necessary for compilation and preparation of the definition of goal and scope for a Life Cycle Assessment.  It specifies the requirements and procedures for performing, interpreting and reporting Life Cycle Inventory Analysis - WITHWRAWN.

ISO 14042:2000 Environmental Management – Life cycle assessment – Life cycle impact assessment. This standard describes and provides a framework for Life Cycle Impact Assessment (LCIA).  It provides details of the key features and limitations of the LCIA.  It specifies requirements for conducting LCIAs and its relationship to other Life Cycle Assessment phases - WITHDRAWN.

ISO 14043:2000 Environmental management – Life cycle assessment – Life cycle interpretation. This standard provides requirements and recommendations for conducting Life Cycle Interpretations - WITHDRAWN.

ISO 14044:2006 Environmental management – Life cycle assessment – Requirements and guidelines. This standard specifies the requirements and provides guidelines for life cycle assessment (LCA). This standard also addresses life cycle inventory analysis (LCI), life cycle impact assessment (LCIA), and scope, interpretation, reporting, critical review and limitations of LCAs.

ISO 14045:2012 Environmental management - Eco-efficiency assessment of product systems - Principles, requirements and guidelines.

ISO 14046 Life cycle assessment - Water footprint requirements and guidelines - UNDER DEVELOPMENT.

ISO 14047:2012 Environmental management – Life cycle assessment – Illustrative examples on how to apply ISO 14044 to impact assessment situations. (This standard replaces ISO 14047:2003 Environmental management -- Life cycle impact assessment -- Examples of application of ISO 14042.)

ISO 14048:2002 Environmental management – Life cycle assessment – Data documentation format.

ISO 14049:2012 Environmental management – Life cycle assessment – Illustrative examples on how to apply ISO 14044 to goal and scope definition and inventory analysis. (NB This standard replaces ISO 14049:2000 Environmental management -- Life cycle assessment -- Examples of application of ISO 14041 to goal and scope definition and inventory analysis.)

ISO 14051:2011 Environmental management - Material flow cost accounting - General framework. This standard provides a framework for Material Flow Cost Accounting (MFCA). The standard has been developed for organisations who not only wish to reduce costs but also reduce environmental impact. This standard is applicable to any organisation which uses materials and energy.

ISO 14062:2002 Environmental management – Integrating environmental aspects into product design and development. This standard describes concepts and practices relating to the integration of environmental aspects into the design and development of products.

ISO 14071 Life cycle assessment - Critical review processes and reviewer competencies - Additional requirements and guidelines to ISO 14044:2006. UNDER DEVELOPMENT.

ISO 14072 Life cycle assessment - Additional requirements and guidelines for organisations. UNDER DEVELOPMENT.

ISO 14073 Environmental management - Water fottprint - Illustrative examples on how to apply ISO 14046. UNDER DEVELOPMENT.

ISO 21929-1:2011 Sustainability building construction - Sustainability indicators - Part 1: Framework for the development of indicators and core set of indicators for buildings. This standard establishes a core set of indicators for assessing sustainable performance of new and existing buildings, related to design, construction, operation, maintenance, refurbishment and end of life.

ISO Guide 64:2008 Guide to addressing environmental issues in product standards. Intended for product standard writers its purpose is to identify and address environmental impacts throughout the life cycle of a product.

 

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