Social Life Cycle Assessment (SLCA)

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Social Life Cycle Assessment (SLCA)
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Last Edit Date 2018-07-02

Social Life Cycle Assessment (SLCA) means :

SDABC2015.png The ABC for Sustainable Cities - A glossary for policy makers. 1st edition (2015)

Social Life Cycle Assessment (SLCA) is a social impact assessment technique that aims to assess the social and socioeconomic aspects of products and their positive and negative impacts (real and potential impacts) along their life cycle, encompassing extraction and processing of raw materials, manufacturing, distribution, use, re-use, maintenance, recycling, and final disposal.

UNEP/SETAC Life Cycle Initiative.