DS/CEN ISO/TS 14071:2016

Environmental management – Life cycle assessment – Critical review processes and reviewer competencies: Additional requirements and guidelines to ISO 14044:2006


Status:
Current
Type:
Standard
Language:
English
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Scope

This Technical Specification provides additional specifications to ISO 14040:2006 and ISO 14044:2006.
It provides requirements and guidelines for conducting a critical review of any type of LCA study and
the competencies required for the review.
This Technical Specification provides:
— details of a critical review process, including clarification with regard to ISO 14044:2006;
— guidelines to deliver the required critical review process, linked to the goal of the life cycle
assessment (LCA) and its intended use;
— content and deliverables of the critical review process;
— guidelines to improve the consistency, transparency, efficiency and credibility of the critical review
process;
— the required competencies for the reviewer(s) (internal, external and panel member);
— the required competencies to be represented by the panel as a whole.
This Technical Specification does not cover the applications of LCA (as illustrated in ISO 14040:2006,
Figure 1).


Number of pages: 24

Published: 2016-06-02

Date of approval: 2016-05-17

International relationships : CEN ISO/TS 14071:2016 IDT ISO/TS 14071:2014 IDT

ICS: 13.020.60 - Product life cycles

Item number: M307544


Committees

Committee

  • CEN/SS S26
  • ISO/TC 207/SC 5

Danish committee

DS/S-283