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PEF chemicals

ecoinvent Production of Chemicals Datasets created for the EU Product Environmental Footprint (PEF) pilot phase implementation 2017-2020

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What does the ecoinvent ILCD node provide?
Who can use it and how?

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Sectorial report

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What does the ecoinvent ILCD node provide?

ecoinvent is happy to be part of the European Commission PEF pilot project, learn more on the Environmental Footprint Pilots. In this context ecoinvent provides through the ecoinvent ILCD node over 500 datasets on the production of chemicals. This covers partially disaggregated processes, Life Cycle Inventory (LCI) aggregated processes and Life Cycle Impact Assessment (LCIA) results.

 

You can consult the list of datasets available and learn more about the structure and the methodology downloading the sectorial report. Moreover, each dataset includes metadata that provide users with all the information needed to understand and use the provided datasets.

More about ecoinvent the ecoinvent database

ecoinvent is a not-for-profit association funded by Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (ETH Zurich) and Lausanne (EPF Lausanne), the Paul Scherrer Institute (PSI), the Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology (Empa), and Agroscope, Institute for Sustainability Sciences.

 

In the past decade, ecoinvent has established itself as a global leader in creating the most transparent life cycle inventory databases. The ecoinvent database helps companies manufacture products more in harmony with the environment, policy makers implement new policies, and consumers adopt more environmentally friendly behaviour.

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For any questions related to the PEF data, please contact us at pef@ecoinvent.org