In the last few years the environmental focus in the manufacturing industry has shifted from the manufacturing processes to the products themselves, as these are accountable for the environmental impacts in all life cycle phases. The paper describes for 3 industrial cases how a newly developed LCA methodology can assist the product developer in development of more environmentally friendly products. Finally, common experience gained will be discussed.
|Title of host publication||Elements in a new sustainable industrial culture - Environmental assessment in product development|
|Publication status||Published - 1997|
|Event||International Conference on Management of Technology - Göteborg|
Duration: 1 Jan 1997 → …
|Conference||International Conference on Management of Technology|
|Period||01/01/1997 → …|