Study on Occupational Health Impacts Over an Entire Product Lifecycle

In a very interesting study, Kijko et al. used a novel methodology to characterize possible occupational health impacts from a product’s entire supply chain.  The authors state, “This article presents an innovative approach to include occupational exposures to organic chemicals in life cycle impact assessment (LCIA) by building on the characterization factors set out in Kijko et al. (2015) to calculate the potential impact of occupational exposure over the entire supply chain of product or service.”

Source: ACS Abstract

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