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1Introduction to LCA with SimaPro 7
1.1Introducing LCA in your organisation
1.2 What to do and what to avoid when starting with LCA
1.3 Some remarks on ISO standards for LCA
2 Defining goal and scope
2.1The need to define goal and scope
2.2 Defining the goal
2.3 Defining the Scope
3 Inventory
3.2 Foreground data collection
3.3 Background data
3.4 The Ecoinvent database
3.5 Input output databases
3.6 The broader scope of sustainability
4 Impact assessment
4.2 ISO on impact assessment methods
4.3 Selection of methods and impact categories
4.4 Classification
4.5 Characterisation
4.6 Optional steps
5 Interpretation
5.1Interpretation according to ISO 14044
5.2 Uncertainty
5.5 The inventory results
6 Organising your LCA activities
6.1Estimating the workload
6.2 Operational procedures
6.3 Understanding the structure of the database
6.4 Data exchange
6.5 Eco-indicator tools
7 Using SimaPro the easy way
7.1A new approach to LCA
7.2 Starting SimaPro
7.3 A quick start with the LCA wizard
7.4 Product systems provide overview
8 Using SimaPro the conventional way
8.1The LCA Explorer
8.2 Entering and editing data
8.3 Processes
8.4 Product stages
8.5 Modelling of waste and disposal scenarios
8.6 Status fields
9 Monte Carlo analysis
9.1Distribution types
9.2 Correlations
9.3 Monte Carlo analysis in SimaPro
9.4 Interpretation of the results of an analysis
9.5 Interpreting comparisons
10 Parameters and scenarios
10.1Application of parameters
10.2 Scenarios
10.3 Link parameters to outside data sources
10.4 Some more details about parameters
10.5 Some details on scenarios
11Environmental product declarations (EPD)
11.1Product category rules (PCR)
11.2 Making an LCA for an EPD
12 Developing advanced applications
12.1Developing Wizards
12.2 Integrating SimaPro with other software
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