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Using life cycle assessment (LCA) as a tool to enhance environmental impact assessment (EIA) with a case study application in the pulp and paper industry

Fernando Alonso Cornejo Rojas

Masters thesis (2005)

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Cite this document: Cornejo Rojas, F. A. (2005). Using life cycle assessment (LCA) as a tool to enhance environmental impact assessment (EIA) with a case study application in the pulp and paper industry (Masters thesis, École Polytechnique de Montréal). Retrieved from https://publications.polymtl.ca/7601/
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Abstract

Problem introduction -- De-inking process (DIP) -- Co-generation systems -- The design process and the techno-economic analysis methodology -- Environmental impact assessment (EIA) -- Life cycle assessment (LCA) -- Greenhouse gas mitigation (GHGM) in the pulp and paper industry -- Multi-criteria decision analysis (MCDA) -- Environmental regulations for the pulp and paper sector in Canada -- Overall methodological approach -- Base case and design alternatives -- Proposed environmental evaluation methodology -- Implications of greenhouse gas mitigation (GHGM) -- Techno-economic analysis results -- Environmental impact assessment (EIA) results -- Life cycle assessment (LCA) results -- Integrated environmental results -- Multi-criteria decision making (MCDM) results -- Economic performance vs. environmental performance -- Greenhouse gas mitigation (GHGM) results -- Conclusions and contribution to the body of knoledge.

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Environnement -- Études d'impact; Produits commerciaux -- Cycle de vie; Indicateurs écologiques

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Additional Information: Le fichier PDF de ce document a été produit par Bibliothèque et Archives Canada selon les termes du programme Thèses Canada https://canada.on.worldcat.org/oclc/190775475
Department: Département de génie chimique
Date Deposited: 04 Aug 2021 11:05
Last Modified: 25 Aug 2021 14:58
PolyPublie URL: https://publications.polymtl.ca/7601/

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