Revisión sobre la Evaluación del Ciclo de Vida: Modelamiento En Agroproductos

Translated title of the contribution: Life Cycle Assessment Review: Modeling in Agroproducts

Lenin Javier Ramirez Cando

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Life Cycle Assessment is a widely used methodology to evaluate the environmental and social impacts associated with a complete production cycle, in a "Cradle to Grave" or new "Cradle to Cradle" approach, which also takes into account the recycling of products and by-products, attempting to take into account each of the components of these impacts, or at least almost all of them. In particular, this literature review considers that agro-production chains have specific components and considerations that must be taken into account in the life cycle assessment process. These considerations have been discussed in the text and some calculation considerations have been cited.
Translated title of the contributionLife Cycle Assessment Review: Modeling in Agroproducts
Original languageSpanish (Ecuador)
Pages (from-to)5-15
JournalLa Granja
Issue number24
StatePublished - 1 Dec 2016


  • Agricultural production
  • LCA
  • Social impacts environmental impacts

CACES Knowledge Areas

  • 125A Environment


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