LCA, or Life Cycle Assessment, is a method that determines the environmental impact of goods or services throughout their life cycle. This method can be applied to the water cycle to measure the environmental impacts and benefits of a water management system on a local scale.
The ELSA-PACT industrial chair is developing a simplified LCA software to facilitate the decision-making process for water and sanitation operators in the field.
Explanations with Laureline Catel, an engineer at the ELSA-PACT chair.
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