DF 27: Life Cycle Assessment in Industry: Challenges and Approaches
to Make it more Practical

November 17, 2005

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH)
Zürich, Switzerland
GEP Pavillon


Program DF27 (PDF)

9.30 Registration, Coffee    
9.45 Welcome and Motivation

Annette Köhler

Empa / ETHZ

9.55 Methodological basis for product-related eco-design    
  Rainer Züst Schweizerisches Institut für Systems Engineering and ECODESIGN


Roland Hoegger Geberit
10.45 Break    
11.00 Generic inventory tools for chemical industry    
  Gregor Wernet ETHZ
  Christian Capello ETHZ
  David Bayne CIBA SC
  Alfred Huwiler Lonza
12.00 Lunch    
13.30 Simplified LCA for the electronics industry    
  Hans Tobler IG exact
13.50 Implementing life cycle approaches at Alcan    
  Gerald Rebitzer Alcan
14.20 Coffee break    
15.10 A toolbox for "quick and sound" LCA    
  Julia Pflieger IKP-GABI
  Marloes Caduff E2
  Fredy Dinkel Carbotech

Short presentations

  Yves Loerincik EPFL

Klára Szita Tóthné and Tímea Molnár Siposné

University of Miscolc, Hungary
  Peter Garrett Environmental Resources Management, UK
16.20 Final discussion    
16.50 Farewell    


Further documents:
  Georg Geisler RCC
  Markus Stutz Motorola
  Mats Zakrisson IVF, Sweden