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Visualization of the Carbon Footprint


What is CFP?

Carbon footprint of products = (LCA + Type3 environmental declaration) ×GHG

  • Indicator of the greenhouse gases emitted throughout the life cycle of a product (from the extraction of natural resources to disposal).
  • Providing information labels on products (visualization), companies can appeal to consumers their efforts to combat global warming.
  • Promote reduction of corporate CO2emission throughout the supply chain.

Example of canned beverage

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Last updated:2017-08-18
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