Life Cycle Association of New Zealand

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    The first ever Circular Economy Summit in Aotearoa is a collaboration between the Sustainable Business Network (SBN) and WasteMINZ. The summit is not only a chance to gain new knowledge and business intelligence from some of the world’s leading circular economy thinkers but also to explore new business opportunities and partnerships.

    Find out more about the summit at: https://www.wasteminz.org.nz/news-events/events/circular-economy-summit/ 

    1-4 September 2019, Poznan University of Technology, Poznan, Poland

    More information coming soon. Stay updated at http://www.lcm2019.org

    Consumers in the Netherlands made more than 3.2 billion debit card transactions at points-of-sale in 2015, corresponding to over half of all point-of-sale payments in that year. This study provides insights into the environmental impact of debit card transactions based on a life cycle assessment (LCA). In addition, it identifies several areas within the debit card payment chain where the environmental impact can be reduced. 

    Read more at: https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11367-017-1408-6 

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    The Life Cycle Association of New Zealand (LCANZ) was established in June 2009 to provide a focal point for Life Cycle Assessment and Management work conducted in New Zealand. Read more

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    GHG Footprints

    Work led by Landcare Research, supported by Plant and Food Research, AgriLINK New Zealand, and Massey University, produced an indicative sector carbon footprint for ZESPRI ® GREEN, GOLD and ORGANIC Kiwifruit for Zespri International Ltd and the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry.