Title

The product process service life cycle assessment framework to estimate GHG emissions for highways

Document Type

Book Chapter

Publication Date

1-1-2014

Department

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Abstract

This chapter introduces readers to the Product Process Service (PPS) Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) framework. This framework is founded in principals of pavement life cycle assessment and provides the basis for tools that can aid decision-makers in assessing pavement life cycle Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions. The chapter will discuss methodologies involved in the data collection process, emissions calculation and project inventory development that support the PPS framework.

Publisher's Statement

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2014. Publisher’s version of record: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-662-44719-2_3

Publication Title

Green Energy and Technology

ISBN

978-3-662-44718-5

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