'I believe companies and organisations need to make drastic changes in the way they do business. In my opinion, LCA is the best tool to help people focus on actually relevant changes. It can help companies steer in more sustainable directions without falling for obvious, but sometimes misleading, options.'Jori Coustillas holds an MSc in Mechanical Engineering and Life Cycle Assessment from École Nationale Supérieure des Arts & Métiers, Paris, France. At PRé, Jori works as a Technical Consultant and is involved in developing and implementing LCA methodologies and sustainability tools and metrics, focused on EPD facilitation.
Before joining PRé, Jori was a product environmental compliance manager and LCA expert for Schneider Electric, dealing with substitution of hazardous substances in products, publication of EPDs, production of LCAs for internal purposes, doing EPD reviews and training practitioners.
Jori has extensive experience in LCA of industrial products and systems, eco-design, project management and training.
He has experience in working with the PEPecopassport®, an international reference programme for environmental declarations of products from the electricity, electronics and heating & cooling industries.
His areas of expertise are environmental product performance, impact assessment, reviews, EPD organisation and tools for EPD facilitation.