Designing Sustainable Technologies, Products and Policies [electronic resource] : From Science to Innovation / edited by Enrico Benetto, Kilian Gericke, Mélanie Guiton.

Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer, 2018.
1 online resource (XIV, 520 p. 106 illus., 27 illus. in color.)
1st ed. 2018.

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Sustainable development.
Environmental management.
Renewable energy resources.
Environmental sciences.
Industrial management—Environmental aspects.
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This open access book provides insight into the implementation of Life Cycle approaches along the entire business value chain, supporting environmental, social and economic sustainability related to the development of industrial technologies, products, services and policies; and the development and management of smart agricultural systems, smart mobility systems, urban infrastructures and energy for the built environment. The book is based on papers presented at the 8th International Life Cycle Management Conference that took place from September 3-6, 2017 in Luxembourg, and which was organized by the Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST) and the University of Luxembourg in the framework of the LCM Conference Series. .
Part I: Introducing Life Cycle Management
Introduction: Life Cycle Management
Life Cycle Management: Implementing Sustainability in Business Practice
Life Cycle Management as a Way to Operationalize Sustainability Within Organizations
How to Implement Life Cycle Management in Business?
Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment: A Tool for Exercising due Diligence in Life Cycle Management
Life Cycle Management: Labeling, Declarations and Certifications at the Product Level —Different Approaches
Mainstreaming the Use of Life Cycle Management in Small and Medium Sized Enterprises Using a Sector Based and Regional Approach
Part II: Advancing the Implementation of Life Cycle Management in Business Practice
From Projects to Processes to Implement Life Cycle Management in Business
How to Make the LCA Team a Business Partner
Sustainability Improvements and Life Cycle Approaches in Industry Partnerships
Sustainable Value Creation with Life Cycle Management
Part III: Life Cycle Management as Part of Sustainable Consumption and Production Strategies and Policies
Hotspots Analysis: Providing the Focus for Action
From Sustainable Production to Sustainable Consumption.-Life Cycle Management Responsibilities and Procedures in the Value Chain
Policy Options for Life Cycle Assessment Deployment in Legislation
Part IV: Mainstreaming and Capacity Building on Life Cycle Management
Taking Life Cycle Management Mainstream: Integration in Corporate Finance and Accounting
Building Organizational Capability for Life Cycle Management
Promoting Life Cycle Thinking, Life Cycle Assessment and Life Cycle Management Within Business in Brazil
Mainstreaming Life Cycle Sustainability Management in Rapidly Growing and Emerging Economies Through Capacity-building.-Communication and Collaboration as Essential Elements for Mainstreaming Life Cycle Management.-Part V: Implementation and Case Studies of Life Cycle Management in Different Business and Industry Sector
Exploring Challenges and Opportunities of Life Cycle Management in the Electricity Sector
Life Cycle Management Applied to Urban Fabric Planning
Implementing Life Cycle Engineering in Automotive Development as a Helpful Management Tool to Support Design for Environment
Managing Life cycle Sustainability Aspects in the Automotive Industry
Life Cycle Management as a Way to Operationalize the Creating Shared Value Concept in the Food and Beverage Industry: A Case Study.
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Benetto, Enrico. editor., Editor,
Gericke, Kilian. editor., Editor,
Guiton, Mélanie. editor., Editor,
Publisher Number:
10.1007/978-3-319-66981-6 doi
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Open Access