GaBi Packaging Calculator
The GaBi Packaging Calculator is an LCA calculator specially designed for packaging. The web-based configuration tool allows you to create life cycle assessments and to simulate alternative packaging designs.
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The Sustainable Packaging Coalition provides a definition of sustainable packaging that has been widely adopted throughout the packaging industry. This definition is a first step in articulating a common understanding of the term “sustainable packaging.”
- Sustainable Packaging is beneficial, safe & healthy for individuals and communities throughout its life cycle
- Sustainable Packaging meets market criteria for both performance and cost
- Sustainable Packaging is sourced, manufactured, transported, and recycled using renewable energy
- Sustainable Packaging optimizes the use of renewable or recycled source materials
- Sustainable Packaging is manufactured using clean production technologies and best practices
- Sustainable Packaging is made from materials healthy throughout the life cycle
- Sustainable Packaging Is physically designed to optimize materials and energy
- Sustainable Packaging is effectively recovered and utilized in biological and/or industrial closed loop cycles
This study outlines the life cycle inventory of an aluminum beverage can produced in...