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TNO hotspotscan

TNO

The scan helps companies determine the sustainability hotspots (weaknesses and strengths) in the value chain of chemical products.

Please note:

The life-cycle is taken into account untill the use-phase, disposal is excluded.

Themes

Climate change
Soil quality and erosion
Ecotoxicity
Physical hazards
Human toxicity
Fossil depletion
Water depletion
Mineral depletion
Material efficiency
Energy efficiency
Land use
Equality
Participation, influence and perception
Occupational safety, security & tranquility
Legality
Autonomy

Spatial focus of impact

Generic

Open Access

Yes

Assessment type

Quantitative
Qualitative
Mixed

Spatial focus of object

Mixed
Anywhere

Technical Stage

Commercial

Life Cycle

Cradle to grave
Cradle to gate

English available

Yes

Object: Product
Goal: Self-assessment; product optimisation
Motivation: Improvement