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Carbon Blog Series #4

04.03.22

A building generates environmental impacts throughout its life cycle. The various stages of a typical life cycle as defined in LCA are:

  • A: the production and construction stages,
  • B: the use stage,
  • C: the end-of-life stage, and
  • D: externalized impacts beyond the system boundary.

Carbon Leadership Forum - Life Cycle Assessment of Buildings: A Practice Guide

https://carbonleadershipforum.org/lca-practice-guide/