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Environmental Activities for the Classroom: Product Life-Cycle Analysis

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Title: Environmental Activities for the Classroom: Product Life-Cycle Analysis
Subject(s): Classroom activities Product life cycle -- Analysis -- Curricula Product life cycle -- Sneakers Health risk assessment -- Study and teaching Risk assessment -- Environmental aspects -- Curricula
Abstract: Dissecting a consumer product into all the various processes that contribute to its production and disposal can help us better understand how our consumer habits affect the environment. Consumption of products drives an array of extraction, manufacturing, processing, transportation and disposal operations. An analysis of these operations, called life-cycle or cradle-to-grave analysis, documents the inputs (water, energy, raw materials) and outputs (products and wastes), for these various steps.
Issue Date: 1999-01
Publisher: Champaign, IL : Waste Management and Research Center
Series/Report: TN Series (Waste Management and Research Center) ; 99-031
Genre: Technical Report
Type: Text
Language: English
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/2266
Publication Status: published or submitted for publication
Date Available in IDEALS: 2007-09-12
 

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