International Stainless Steel Federation (ISSF)

Summary

Name of source Life Cycle Inventory / Analysis of Stainless Steel
Provider International Stainless Steel Federation (ISSF)
Summary text A life cycle inventory (LCI) study to quantify resources use, energy and environmental emissions associated with the processing of cold roll and white hot rolled steel
Contact http://www.worldstainless.org
Licensing Free, requires data request
Language(s) English
Website http://www.worldstainless.org/

Access – data formats and accessibility

File type Unknown
Software needs Unknown

Contents – breadth and depth of datasets

Age 2005
Geography Global, Europe, Japan, Korea, USA
Original Data Source(s) Industry statistics
Other Databases Included
Life cycle stages Cradle-to-Grave
Modeling approach
Emissions results GWP
Number of datasets 8
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 No
Quality assurance Unknown
Standards compliant ISO 14040