Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

New Frontiers on Life Cycle Assessment

Theory and Application

Edited by Antonella Petrillo

Parthenope University of Naples


Fabio De Felice

Parthenope University of Naples

The purpose of this book is to collect a high-quality selection of contemporary research articles on life cycle perspectives when we want to assess and predict the sustainability of solutions that lie in front of us.The book focuses on methodologies and tools used for life cycle sustainability management covering environmental, social, and economic aspects in business practices, including modeling and simulation-based approaches. In particular, the book aims to collect research, applications, and case studies in the field of environmental analysis and industrial ecology, with a focus on how to assess contributions to increase resource efficiency and reduce environmental impact on production and service systems in a life cycle perspective (raw material extraction, production, use, and end-of-life management).This book is intended to be a useful resource for anyone who deals with this issue.

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New Frontiers on Life Cycle AssessmentTheory and ApplicationEdited by Antonella Petrillo

Published: June 5th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.78248

ISBN: 978-1-83880-694-1

Print ISBN: 978-1-83880-693-4

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83880-695-8

Copyright year: 2019

Books open for chapter submissions

6323 Total Chapter Downloads

8 Crossref Citations

5 Web of Science Citations

17 Dimensions Citations


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1. Design of a Sustainable Electric Pedal-Assisted Bike: A Life Cycle Assessment Application in Italy

By Antonella Petrillo, Salvatore Mellino, Fabio De Felice and Iolanda Scudo


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2. Biogas Power Energy Production from a Life Cycle Thinking

By Enrique Alberto Huerta-Reynoso, Hector Alfredo López-Aguilar, Jorge Alberto Gómez, María Guadalupe Gómez-Méndez and Antonino Pérez-Hernández


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3. The Industrial Symbiosis of Wineries: An Analisys of the Wine Production Chain According to the Preliminary LCA Model

By Agata Matarazzo, Fabio Copani, Matteo Leanza, Aldo Carpitano, Alessandro Lo Genco and Graziano Nicosia


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4. End-of-Life Tire Destination from a Life Cycle Assessment Perspective

By Thiago Santiago Gomes, Genecy Rezende Neto, Ana Claudia Nioac de Salles, Leila Lea Yuan Visconte and Elen Beatriz Acordi Vasques Pacheco


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5. Perspectives on Subnational Carbon and Climate Footprints: A Case Study of Southampton, UK

By Laurence A. Wright, Ian D. Williams, Simon Kemp and Patrick E. Osborne


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6. Suggestion of Life Cycle Impact Assessment Methodology: Selection Criteria for Environmental Impact Categories

By Magali Rejane Rigon, Rafael Zortea, Carlos Alberto Mendes Moraes and Regina Célia Espinosa Modolo


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