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: International Panel or Sustainable Resource Management, WorkingGroup on the Environmental Impacts o Products and Materials: Prioritization andImprovement Options
: Edgar G. Hertwich, Norwegian University o Science and Technology,Ester van der Voet, Leiden University, Sangwon Suh, University o Caliornia, SantaBarbara, Arnold Tukker, TNO and NTNU
: Mark Huijbregts, Radboud University Nijmegen, PawelKazmierczyk, EEA, Manred Lenzen, University o Sydney, Je McNeely, IUCN,Yuichi Moriguchi, National Institute o Environmental Sciences JapanJanet Salem and Guido Sonnemann, UNEP, together with Frans Vollenbroek,provided valuable input and comments; the Resource Panel’s Secretariat coordinatedthe preparation o this report.The ull report should be reerenced as ollows:UNEP (2010)
Assessing the Environmental Impacts of Consumption and Production: Priority Products and Materials
, A Report o the Working Group on theEnvironmental Impacts o Products and Materials to the International Panel orSustainable Resource Management. Hertwich, E., van der Voet, E., Suh, S., Tukker,A., Huijbregts M., Kazmierczyk, P., Lenzen, M., McNeely, J., Moriguchi, Y.
: Pawel Kazmierczyk (cover background, p.8, p. 10, p.12, p.19, p.21, p.30, p.36, p.44,p.62, p.73, p.79, p.97, p.102, p.107); Frédéric Boyer (p. 76); Thad Mermer (p.13, p.82)Thanks go to Ernst Ulrich von Weizsäcker and Ashok Khosla as co-chairs o the ResourcePanel, the members o the Resource Panel and the Steering Committee or ruituldiscussions. Additional comments o a technical nature were received rom somegovernments participating in the Steering Committee.Helpul comments were received rom several anonymous reviewers in a peer reviewprocess coordinated in an efcient and constructive way by Patricia Romero Lankaotogether with the Resource Panel Secretariat. The preparation o this report alsobeneftted rom discussions with many colleagues at various meetings, although the mainresponsibility or errors will remain with the authors.