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CEN ISO/TS 14071

Environmental management - Life cycle assessment - Critical review processes and reviewer competencies: Additional requirements and guidelines to ISO 14044:2006

active, Most Current
Organization: CEN
Publication Date: 1 February 2016
Status: active
Page Count: 24
ICS Code (Product life-cycles): 13.020.60
scope:

This Technical Specification provides additional specifications to ISO 14040:2006 and ISO 14044:2006. It provides requirements and guidelines for conducting a critical review of any type of LCA study and the competencies required for the review.

This Technical Specification provides:

- details of a critical review process, including clarification with regard to ISO 14044:2006;

- guidelines to deliver the required critical review process, linked to the goal of the life cycle assessment (LCA) and its intended use;

- content and deliverables of the critical review process;

- guidelines to improve the consistency, transparency, efficiency and credibility of the critical review process;

- the required competencies for the reviewer(s) (internal, external and panel member);

- the required competencies to be represented by the panel as a whole.

This Technical Specification does not cover the applications of LCA (as illustrated in ISO 14040:2006, Figure 1).

Document History

CEN ISO/TS 14071
February 1, 2016
Environmental management - Life cycle assessment - Critical review processes and reviewer competencies: Additional requirements and guidelines to ISO 14044:2006
This Technical Specification provides additional specifications to ISO 14040:2006 and ISO 14044:2006. It provides requirements and guidelines for conducting a critical review of any type of LCA study...

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