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Life cycle assessment in agriculture : potential applications, social license and market access

Description

Life cycle assessment (LCA) is a formalized methodology that provides a quantitative approach to understanding the distribution of resource demands and environmental impacts along food product supply chains, as well as key mitigation levers. This report identifies options for the use of life cycle assessment which might be adopted (or adapted for use) by industry and government regulators in Alberta.

Updated

March 1, 2014

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case studies environmental footprint environmental impacts environmental sustainability life cycle assessment

Title and publication information

Type
Fact Sheet
Extent

32 pages

Frequency

Once

Publisher / Creator Information

Publisher

Agriculture and Rural Development (2008-2015)

Contributor

Pelletier, Nathan

Subject Information

Topic
Agriculture

Resource Dates

Date Created

2014-03-01

Date Added

2020-03-03T21:11:50.065686

Date Modified

2014-03-01

Date Issued

2014-03-01

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