FEFCO

Summary

Name of source European Database for Corrugated Board Life Cycle Studies, 2009
Provider European Federation of Corrugated Board Manufacturers
Summary text Cradle to grave datasets for paper and corrugated board production
Contact info@fefco.org
Licensing Free
Language(s) English
Website www.fefco.org or www.cepi-containerbord.org

Access – data formats and accessibility

File type HTML access to PDF, also available as an EcoSpold file
Software needs Adobe Reader

Contents – breadth and depth of datasets

Age 1999-2008
Geography Europe
Original Data Source(s) Industry statistics
Other Databases Included None
Life cycle stages Cradle-to-Grave
Modeling approach Attributional modelling
Emissions results CO2 only
Number of datasets 5
Main topics Paper and Cardboard
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 Raw data uncertainty

Quality – is information provided on data quality?

Data quality score None
Quality assurance Unknown
Standards compliant ISO 14041; ISO 14044