JSA - JIS Q 14044
Environmental management-Life cycle assessment-Requirements and guidelines
|Publication Date:||20 October 2010|
|ICS Code (Environmental management):||13.020.10|
|ICS Code (Product life-cycles):||13.020.60|
This Standard specifies requirements and provides guidelines for life cycle assessment (LCA) including
a) the goal and scope definition of the LCA,
b) the life cycle inventory analysis (LCI) phase,
c) the life cycle impact assessment (LCIA) phase,
d) the life cycle interpretation phase,
e) reporting and critical review of the LCA,
f) limitations of the LCA,
g) relationship between the LCA phases, and
h) conditions for use of value choices and optional elements.
This Standard covers life cycle assessment (LCA) studies and life cycle inventory (LCI) studies.
The intended application of LCA or LCI results is considered during the goal and scope definition, but the application itself is outside the scope of this Standard.
This Standard is not intended for contractual or regulatory purposes or registration and certification.
NOTE: The International Standard corresponding to this Standard and the symbol of degree of correspondence are as follows:
ISO 14044: 2006 Environmental management-Life cycle
The symbols which denote the degree of correspondence in the contents between the relevant International Standard and JIS are IDT (identical), MOD (modified), and NEQ (not equivalent) according to ISO/ lEC Guide 21-1.