Methodology of ecoinvent 3

Methodology of ecoinvent 3

What are the LCIA methods ecoinvent is publishing the impact assessment results for?

See below the list of LCIA methods for which ecoinvent calculated and published the LCIA scores in the ecoinvent version 3.3 (2016) database. The characterization factors of each of this methods and their matching with the elementary flows present in the database are published in the ecoQuery files section and are accessible to all registered users

 

  • CML 2001
  • Cumulative energy demand
  • Cumulative exergy demand
  • Ecoindicator 99
  • Ecological footprint
  • Ecological scarcity 1997, 2006 and 2013
  • Ecosystem damage potential
  • EDIP 2003
  • EPS 2000
  • ILCD 1.0.8
  • IMPACT 2002+
  • IPCC 2001, 2007 and 2013
  • ReCiPe Midpoint and Endpoint
  • TRACI
  • USEtox