INTRODUCTION
Life-cycle assessment involves the identification of the environmental factors and assessment of the potential environmental impact of a product or service throughout its life cycle.
THE Applus+ SOLUTION
We perform life-cycle assessment studies according to international standards ISO-14040, 14041, 14042 and 14043, defining environmental aspects, analysing impacts and providing solutions to reduce these.
 
We provide added value by associating the environmental effects of specific products and/or services with the known existing global impacts.
TARGET CUSTOMERS
This service is aimed at any public or private companies wanting to:
 
  • Understand and reduce the environmental impact of their products and/or services
  • Obtain an ecological label
  • Manufacture products according to ecological design criteria
  • Carry out comparative studies among similar products
  • Calculate their carbon footprint
 
KEY CUSTOMER BENEFITS
Partnering with Applus+ in a life-cycle assessment can help a company to:
 
  • Reduce its operational costs by designing more environmentally friendly products
  • Develop marketing and communications strategies that stand out from those of the competition
  • Achieve ecological labels at both a national and a European level