Life cycle assessment (LCA)

Welcome to the Jungle House by Clinton Cole, CplusC Architectural Workshop (Image: Michael Lassman) Traditional land owners: The Gadigal People of the Eora NationAlso known as life cycle analysis; LCA is an objective technique for assessing the potential impacts associated with a product or process by compiling an inventory of relevant inputs and outputs, evaluating their potential environmental impacts, and assessing and implementing opportunities to reduce their environmental impacts.

Further information:

See Environment note Welcome to the Jungle House, where a Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) was performed post-construction to understand embodied carbon use.