European Copper Institute (ECI)


Name of source Life Cycle Analysis for Copper Products
Provider European Copper Institute
Summary text Life Cycle Assessments of 3 types of copper products: tubes, sheets, wire
Licensing Free
Language(s) English

Access – data formats and accessibility

File type HTML access to PDF
Software needs Adobe Reader

Contents – breadth and depth of datasets

Age 2005
Geography Europe (EU 25)
Original Data Source(s) Industry statistics
Other Databases Included None
Life cycle stages Cradle-to-Gate
Modeling approach Attributional modeling
Emissions results GWP
Number of datasets 3
Main topics Metals and semimetals
Other topics

Data transparency – what metadata is provided for each dataset?

System boundaries Yes
Data Types Process
Allocation Methods Yes
Technology Yes
Data year Yes
Original source Yes
Uncertainty No

Quality – is information provided on data quality?

Data quality score None
Quality assurance Unknown
Standards compliant Unknown