Sustainability is a key element in product decision making. This presentation will provide you with information to support decision making for sustainable solutions, an understanding of key elements associated with quantifying sustainability and the need for holistic thinking. This course covers life cycle thinking for product selection and use, the components for sustainability as a balanced solution, specific elements that quantify sustainable results and the objective for multi-attribute decision making.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the importance of quantifying sustainable claims.
  • Recognize holistic thinking for sustainable product decisions.
  • Discuss and understand the sustainability balance.
  • Learn about elements for quantifying sustainable solutions, such as: Life cycle assessment Eco-Efficiency Analysis Environmental Product Declarations (EPD) Material Transparency.