2012-2012 VERINSUR (Waste management): In-Company Training LCA and Carbon Footprint

The challenge of our client

Directive 2008/98/EC of the European Parliament and establishing the legal framework for waste management in the European Union. This directive regulates explicitly national legislation and policies generation with an hierarchy to follow in waste management routes.

This hierarchy is mandatory but waste managers may propose procedures and protocols not provided by the directive. In order to justify other waste management routes LCA studies are required. Verinsur wanted to make contact with LCA methodology to incorporate it into their decision-making strategy.

Services and solutions

Services offered to Verinsur involved in-company training at its facilities in Jerez de la Frontera (Cádiz). A course was scheduled for 16 hours in which were covered all technical aspects of LCA methodology applied to waste management sector with the development of practical cases.

What benefits dis Verinsur get?

Establish the basis for the application of LCA methodology in waste management in order to incorporate it into their decision-making strategy.

The course also allowed increasing environmental awareness within the organization under life cycle thinking.







Los servicios de Huella de Carbono de Cyclus Vitae cuentan con el apoyo del Fondo Social Europeo y del Subprograma INNCORPORA (línea INNCORPORA-TU) del Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación.