Science Inventory

LIFE CYCLE ENGINEERING GUIDELINES

Citation:

Cooper, J. S. AND B. Vigon. LIFE CYCLE ENGINEERING GUIDELINES. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, EPA/600/R-01/101.

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Description:

This document provides guidelines for the implementation of LCE concepts, information, and techniques in engineering products, systems, processes, and facilities. To make this document as practical and useable as possible, a unifying LCE framework is presented. Subsequent topics are organized according to a classification scheme that relfects the generic types of engineering decisions that are candidate to include environmental implications in conjunction with cost and performance requirements.

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LIFE CYCLE ENGINEERING GUIDELINES

Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (PUBLISHED REPORT/REPORT)
Product Published Date: 11/01/2002
Record Last Revised: 08/10/2012
OMB Category: Other
Record ID: 63337

Organization:

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL RISK MANAGEMENT RESEARCH LABORATORY

SUSTAINABLE TECHNOLOGY DIVISION

SYSTEMS ANALYSIS BRANCH