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Background and Overview
Reasons to Measure Environmental Performance
Developing a Measurement System
Opportunities
Calculators and Tools
Where To Go for P2 Help
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Environmental Input/Output Life Cycle Assessment
Abstract: Estimates overall environmental impacts from producing a certain $ amount of any of 500 commodities or services in the U.S. Guidance on relative impacts of different types of products, materials, services, or industries with respect to resource use.
Source: Green Design Initiative
URL: http://www.eiolca.net/

Getting the Most out of Environmental Metrics, by Robert Eaton (Chairman of DaimlerChrysler)
Abstract: Commentary on the impacts of environmental performance on the bottom line, suggests government & industry devise metrics that work for both parties, and use of life cycle management data to assess impacts.
Source: National Academy of Engineering
URL: http://www.nae.edu/Publications/TheBridge/Archives/V29-1Sust
ainabilityEngineering/GettingtheMostOutofEnvironmentalMe
trics.aspx

 


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