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Social Life Cycle Assessment

Case Studies from Agri and Food Sectors

  • Subramanian Senthilkannan┬áMuthu

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-v
  2. Ioannis E. Nikolaou, Thomas Tsalis, Konstantinos Evangelinos
    Pages 39-57
  3. P. Senthil Kumar, P. R. Yaashikaa
    Pages 59-76

About this book

Introduction

This book highlights the Social Life Cycle Assessment (SLCA) of the agri-sector for rice, sugarcane, and cassava in Thailand and the food sector. 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).    

Keywords

Palayamanan Rice-Based Farming Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) Environmental Footprints Sustainable Farming Sugarcane Farming Cassava Farming Palayamanan Management System Crop-Animal Integration Food Security Enhanced Sustainability On-Farm Biomass

Editors and affiliations

  • Subramanian Senthilkannan┬áMuthu
    • 1
  1. 1.SgT Group and APIHong KongHong Kong

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-3236-4
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Earth and Environmental Science
  • Print ISBN 978-981-13-3235-7
  • Online ISBN 978-981-13-3236-4
  • Series Print ISSN 2345-7651
  • Series Online ISSN 2345-766X
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