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Environmental Footprints and Eco-design of Products and Processes

Social Life Cycle Assessment

Case Studies from the Textile and Energy Sectors

Editors: Muthu, Subramanian Senthilkannan (Ed.)

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  • Draws on case studies to discuss Social Life Cycle Assessment (SLCA) in the textiles and energy sectors 
  • Highlights the SLCA of solar power plants and use phase of the LCA model 
  • Presents a wealth of models, indices, impact categories, etc. for SLCA that are currently being developed for various industrial applications 
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This book highlights the Social Life Cycle Assessment (SLCA) of the energy and textile sectors. It also presents a range of models, indices, impact categories, etc. for SLCA that are currently being developed for industrial applications. Though SLCA was introduced in 2010, it is still relatively new compared to environmental life cycle assessment (ELCA).  

About the authors

Dr Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu holds a PhD in Textiles Sustainability and has written around 60 books and 80 research publications. He is well known for his contributions in the field and has extensive academic and industrial experience. He is the Editor-in-Chief of the Textiles & Clothing Sustainability Journal.

Table of contents (3 chapters)

Table of contents (3 chapters)
  • Social Performance of Electricity Generation in a Solar Power Plant in Spain—A Life Cycle Perspective

    Pages 1-57

    Corona, Blanca (et al.)

  • Socio-Economic Effects in the Knitwear Sector—A Life Cycle-Based Approach Towards the Definition of Social Indicators

    Pages 59-97

    Ferrante, Maria (et al.)

  • Social Life Cycle Assessment of Renewable Bio-Energy Products

    Pages 99-111

    Saravanan, A. (et al.)

Buy this book

eBook $84.99
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-981-13-3233-3
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $109.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-981-13-3232-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Social Life Cycle Assessment
Book Subtitle
Case Studies from the Textile and Energy Sectors
Editors
  • Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
Series Title
Environmental Footprints and Eco-design of Products and Processes
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.
eBook ISBN
978-981-13-3233-3
DOI
10.1007/978-981-13-3233-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-13-3232-6
Series ISSN
2345-7651
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VII, 111
Topics