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Scientific Publications

PRé Consultants has a solid and diversified experience in LCA research and projects. An overview of various publications can be found below.

Papers

Goedkoop M, Mieras E, Gaasbeek A, Contreras S. 2015. "How to Make the Life Cycle Assessment Team a Business Team". In: Sonnemann G, Margni M. Life Cycle Management. pp. 105-115. Read more

 

Vieira MDM, Ponsioen TC, Goedkoop MJ, Huijbregts, MAJ. "Surplus ore potential as a scarcity indicator for resource extraction". Journal of Industrial Ecology, In Press. Read more

 

Vieira MDM, Ponsioen TC, Goedkoop MJ, Huijbregts, MAJ. "Surplus cost as a life cycle impact indicator for metal extraction". Resources 2016, 5 (1), Published online. Read more.

 

Kägi T, Dinkel F, Frischknecht R, Humbert S, Lindberg J, De Mester S, Ponsioen T, Sala S, Schenker UW. Session “Midpoint, endpoint or single score for decision-making?”  - SETAC Europe 25th Annual Meeting, May 5th, 2015The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment 2016, 21 (1), 129-132. Read more

 

Golsteijn L, Menkveld R, King H, Schneider C, Schowanek D, Nissen S. A compilation of life cycle studies for six household detergent product categories in Europe: the basis for product-specific A.I.S.E. Charter Advanced Sustainability Profiles. Environmental Sciences Europe 201​5, 27:23. Read more.

 

Simas MS, Golsteijn L, Huijbregts MAJ, Wood R, Hertwich EG. The “bad labor” footprint: Quantifying the social impacts of globalization. Sustainability 2014, 6(11), 7514-7540. Read more.

 

Ponsioen TC, Vieira MDM, Goedkoop MJ. Surplus cost as a life cycle impact indicator for fossil resource scarcity. The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment 2014, 19 (4), 872-881. Read more.

 

Ryberg M, Vieira MDM, Zgola M, Bare J, Rosenbaum RK. Updated US and Canadian normalization factors for TRACI 2.1. Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy 2014, 16 (2), 329-339. Read more.

 

Van Hoof G, Vieira M, Gausman M, Weisbrod A. Indicator selection in life cycle assessment to enable decision making: issues and solutions. The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment 2013, 18 (8), 1568-1580. Read more.

 

Koffler C, Dettling J, East C, Finkbeiner M, Galeano SF, Geyer, R, Goedkoop MJ, Hawkins TR, Hensler CD, Horvath A, Humbert S, Kaufman SM, Landis AE, Laurin L, Lesage P, Margni M, Martchek K, Matthews HS, Meil JK, Norris G, Schenk RC, Seager TP, Sertich M, Thoma G, Wagner C. Declaration of concern—an unambiguous rebuttal of the LEO-SCS-002 draft standard. The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment  201318 (2), 302-305. Read more.

 

Vieira MDM, Goedkoop MJ, Storm P, Huijbregts MAJ. Ore Grade Decrease as Life Cycle Impact Indicator for Metal Scarcity: the Case of Copper. Environmental Science & Technology, 2012, 46 (23), 12772-12778. Read more.

 

Hauschild M, Goedkoop MJ, Guinée J, Heijungs R, Huijbregts MAJ, Jolliet O, Margni M, De Schryver  A, Humbert S, Laurent A, Sala S, Pant R. Identifying best existing practice for characterization modelling in life cycle impact assessment. The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment 2012, 18 (3), 683-697. Read more.

 

Koellner T, de Baan L, Beck T, Brandão M, Civit B, Goedkoop MJ, Margni ML, Milà i Canals L, Müller-Wenk R, Weidema BP, Wittstock B. Principles for life cycle inventories of land use on a global scale. The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment 2012, 18 (6), 1203-1215. Read more.

 

De Schryver AM, Goedkoop MJ, Leuven RSEW, Huijbregts MAJ. Uncertainties in the application of the species area relationship for characterisation factors of land occupation in life cycle assessment. The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment 2012, 15 (7), 682-691. Read more.

 

Jolliet O, Müller-Wenk R, Bare J, Brent A, Goedkoop MJ, Heijungs R, Itsubo N, Peña C, Pennington D, Potting J, Rebitzer G, Stewart M, Udo de Haes H, Weidema B. The LCIA midpoint-damage framework of the UNEP/SETAC life cycle initiative. The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment 2012, 9 (6), 394-404. Read more.

 

De Schryver AM, Brakkee KW, Goedkoop MJ, Huijbregts MAJ. Characterization factors for global warming in life cycle assessment based on damages to humans and ecosystems. Environmental Science and Technology 2009, 43 (6), 1689-1695. Read more.

 

Huijbregts MA, Struijs J, Goedkoop MJ, Heijungs R, Hendriks AJ, van de Meent D. Human population intake fractions and environmental fate factors of toxic pollutants in life cycle impact assessment. Chemosphere 2005, 61 (10), 1495-1504. Read more.

 

Nijdam DS, Wilting HC, Goedkoop MJ, Madsen J. Environmental Load from Dutch Private Consumption: How Much Damage Takes Place Abroad? Journal of Industrial Ecology, 2005, 9 (1‐2), 147-168. Read more.

 

Goedkoop MJ, Hofstetter P, Müller-Wenk R, Spriensma R. The ECO-indicator 98 explained. The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment 1998, 3 (6), 352-360. Read more.

 

Other publications

Ponsioen T. 2013. The latest developments in impact assessment methodologies for abiotic resource depletion. In: Mancini, L., De Camillis, C., Pennington, D. Security of supply and scarcity of raw materials. Towards a methodological framework for sustainability assessment. European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Institute for Environment and Sustainability. Publications Office of the European Union: Luxemburg. pp. 28-31. Read more.

 

Vieira M. 2013. How to include security of resource supply in supply chain sustainability assessment and LCA? In: Mancini, L., De Camillis, C., Pennington, D. Security of supply and scarcity of raw materials. Towards a methodological framework for sustainability assessment. European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Institute for Environment and Sustainability. Publications Office of the European Union: Luxemburg. pp. 53-54. Read more.

 

Udo de Haes, H.A.,  Finnveden, G., Goedkoop, M.J., Hauschild, M., Hertwich, E.G., Hofstetter, P., Joliet, O., Klöpfer, O.,  Krewitt, W., Lindeijer, E., Müller-Wenk, R., Olsen, S., Pennington, D.W., Potting, J., Steen, B. Life-Cycle Impact Assessment: Striving Towards Best Practice, Setac Press. Read more.

 

Vieira, M., Storm, P., Goedkoop, M.J. Stakeholder Consultation: What do Decision Makers in Public Policy and Industry Want to Know Regarding Abiotic Resource Use? Towards Life Cycle Sustainability Management, 2011, 27-34. Read more.

 

Goedkoop M, Heijungs R, Huijbregts MAJ, De Schryver A, Struijs J, Van Zelm R. ReCiPe 2008, A life cycle impact assessment method which comprises harmonised category indicators at the midpoint and the endpoint level. First edition. Report I: Characterisation. 2009. RIVM report.

 

Heijungs R, Goedkoop MJ, Struijs J, Effting S, Sevenster M, Huppes G. Towards a Life cycle Assessment method which comprises category indicators at the midpoint and the endpoint level. Report of the first project phase: Design of the new method. Ministry VROM report 2003. Read more.

 

Jolliet O, Brent A, Goedkoop MJ, Itsubo N, Mueller-Wenk R, Peña C, Schenk R, Stewart M, Weidema B. Final report of the LCIA Definition Study. Life Cycle Impact Assessment Programme of the Life Cycle Initiative 2003. Read more.

 

Sepalla J, Risbey J, Meilinger S, Norris G, Lindfors LG, Goedkoop MJ. Best available practice in life cycle assessment of climate change, stratospheric ozone depletion, photo-oxidant formation, acidification, and eutrophication. RIVM report 550015003, 2001. Read more.

 

Goedkoop MJ, Spriensma R.S. The Eco-indicator 99, a Damage oriented method for LCIA. Ministry VROM report 1999. Read more.

 

Goedkoop MJ, van Halen CJG, te Riele HRM, Rommens PJM. Product Service systems, Ecological and Economic Basics. Ministry VROM report 1999. Read more.

 

Goedkoop MJ, Nijdam D, Wilting H. Tools and indicators to assess consumption patterns. National  Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology Read more.

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