NA 172

DIN Standards Committee Principles of Environmental Protection

ISO/TC 207/SC 5
Life cycle assessment

Standardization in the field of life cycle assessment and related management systems and tools for products* and the product portfolio of organizations, including related environmental, social, and economic aspects, in support of sustainable development. It includes life cycle based environmental, social, economic, and technical assessments. Such assessments can apply to e.g. circularity of resources and eco-efficiency. The outcome of the assessment provides input for decision making to minimize or to prevent potential adverse impacts.

The term "products" includes both goods and services.

National mirror committee of ISO/TC 207/SC 5

Committee ID Name
NA 172-00-03 AA Life cycle assessment and environmental labelling