Assessing the Environmental Impact of Flax Fibre Reinforced Polymer Composite from a Consequential Life Cycle Assessment Perspective

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Yelin Deng; Yajun Tian;
(2015)
  • Publisher: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute
  • Journal: Sustainability (issn: 2071-1050)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/su70911462
  • Subject: TJ807-830 | TD194-195 | Renewable energy sources | glass fibre | flax fibre | composite | GE1-350 | Environmental sciences | consequential life cycle assessment | Environmental effects of industries and plants

The study implements the consequential life cycle assessment (CLCA) to provide a market based perspective on how overall environmental impact will change when shifting glass fibres to flax fibres as reinforcements in composite fabrication. With certain assumptions, the ... View more
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