The conference aims to bring Indian and international Life Cycle Assessment and Life Cycle Management experts, policymakers, producers, retailers and intermediaries together to explore the potentials of life cycle approaches for Sustainable Consumption and Production, especially for policy making in India.
The conference is a platform for disseminating knowledge, experience, progress and expanding network and cooperation. In order to provide a comprehensive overview of the various issues related to Life Cycle Thinking, the conference programme encompasses a broad range of topics that are going to be addressed in separate sessions.
The four key areas to be discussed are the following:
- Life cycle approaches research on methodology, standards, databases etc.
- Life cycle approaches for sustainable production including LCM and supply chain topics
- Life cycle approaches for sustainable consumption
- Life cycle approaches for Indian policy goals and implementation