Social Life Cycle Assessment of Renewable Bio-Energy Products

  • A. Saravanan
  • P. Senthil KumarEmail author
Part of the Environmental Footprints and Eco-design of Products and Processes book series (EFEPP)


The incorporation of social perspectives into standard manageability administration, instruments, and approaches had picked up noticeable quality as of late. An expanding number of activities advancing supply chain due perseverance have been situating social issues as a focal concern. Social life cycle assessment gives an all-encompassing, fundamental, and thorough apparatus to comprehend social issues that may emerge in the esteem chains of items and administrations managing human life today. For the most part the “Life cycle assessment” for bioenergy included three classifications: (i) Bioenergy creation, (ii) Environmental issues, (iii) Environmental target. This implies LCA techniques have been broadly utilized as a part of evaluating the natural effect from different sorts of bioenergy generation process. Uniquely, the greenhouse gases pulled in more consideration in this exploration territory. Because of the natural impacts, confinements, and additionally changes of the non-renewable energy sources, usage of substitution energies, for example, sustainable power sources is one of the principle arrangements keeping in mind the end goal to defeat to the vitality concerns. Among sustainable power sources, bioenergy and its related advancements is imperative for specialists and approach producers. Albeit diverse bioenergy advances have been produced, understanding the market and business possibilities of every innovation is imperative.


Life cycle assessment Environmental impact Green house gases Bioenergy 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of BiotechnologyRajalakshmi Engineering CollegeChennaiIndia
  2. 2.Department of Chemical EngineeringSSN College of EngineeringChennaiIndia

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