Harmonisation of environmental life cycle assessment for agriculture

  • Alber, Sebastian (Researcher)

    Project Details

    Description

    The concerted action for agriculture brings together 14 participants from different european countries to consider differences and difficulties in applying LCA to agriculture. Three alternative methods of growing wheat were used as an examples in an attempt to introduce as many as possible of the issues requiring harmonisation and resolution. For each LCA issue there is a conclusion for agriculture and a conclusion for this study.

    Financing body

    Commission of the European Communities
    StatusFinished
    Effective start/end date1/01/9530/12/96

    Austrian Classification of Fields of Science and Technology (OEFOS)

    • 405
    • 401905 Renewable resources
    • 405002 Agricultural economics
    • 405001 Agroecology
    • 211202 Food technology
    • 107007 Risk research
    • 401112 Plant protection
    • 401113 Plant breeding
    • 401110 Plant cultivation
    • 401
    • 401109 Organic farming
    • 207106 Renewable energy
    • 105904 Environmental research
    • 502042 Environmental economics
    • 502032 Quality management
    • 211917 Technology assessment