International Stainless Steel Federation (ISSF)


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
Licensing Free, requires data request
Language(s) English

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