Tag Archives: Life Cycle Management

Life Cycle Assessment brings credibility to “green” products… (Part 2)

Part 2 – Understanding the full life cycle cost of our actions In Part 1 ( Life Cycle Assessment – the “language” of sustainability professionals ) of this series on Life Cycle Assessment we learned how all Life Cycle Assessments (LCA) are not “created … Continue reading

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A Garbage Patch To Call Our Own

In late September, I took part in the International Coastal Cleanup, a global effort to clean the world’s beaches and coastlines of litter and manageable waste. Landlocked? No problem. Though headed by a central body, the Canadian coordination of the … Continue reading

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Life Cycle Assessment: a revolutionary game changer and best kept secret

Author and Playwright Howard Zinn once wrote, “Revolutionary change does not come as one cataclysmic moment but as an endless succession of surprises, moving zigzag toward a more decent society.” The movement toward Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) as a standard for internalizing our long ignored externalities is exactly this type of transformation.
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