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Umberto LCA+ => Data (ecoinvent v3, GaBi) => Topic started by: pbeilschmidt on November 04, 2014, 13:22

Title: PE International announces new Food & Feed database
Post by: pbeilschmidt on November 04, 2014, 13:22
PE International has announced ( the upcoming release of a new extension database.

This database "Food & Feed" will contain 350 LCI datasets on crops (e.g. corn, tapioca, rapeseeds), animals (beef, sheep), and food products (dairy products, starch, grain mill products, sugar, meat, chocolate, animal feed, vegetable and animal oils, etc.).

As soon as the database has been officially released, and we have received the datasets, we will start importing them and offer the data as an additional, optional LCI extension database XX - Food&Feed to our Umberto NXT LCA and Umberto Universal users.

We expect this to be completed in Q1/2015.

Users of Umberto NXT have the choice which database to use in their LCA studies: ecoinvent v3.1 ( or the GaBi LCI databases (