2021

Ciroth, A.: Addressing data quality challenges for Open Source LCA software developers, ETH Discussion Forum, April 21, 2021 

2020

Ciroth, A. (2020): What CLCA is and isn’t (and what’s missing). CLCA workshop, Helsinki University, 9 Nov 2020.

Di Noi, C., Räikkönen, M., Molarius, R., Uusitalo, T., Kortelainen, H., Kuokkanen, S., Ciroth, A. (2020): Integrated life cycle sustainability assessment in mine water balance management. LCIC 2020, online conference, 27 Aug 2020

Ciroth, A. (2020): How reliable can system processes be?. Brightcon. Online conference. 20 Oct 2020.

Kinnunen, P., Obenaus-Emler, R., Raatikainen, J., Guignot, S., Guimera, J., Ciroth, A., Heiskanen, K. (2020): Review of closed water loops with ore sorting and tailings valorisation for a more sustainable mining industry. Journal of Cleaner Production. 10.1016/j.jclepro.2020.123237.

2019

Ciroth, A., Di Noi, C., Burhan, S., Srocka, M. (2019): LCA database creation: Current challenges and the way forward. Indonesian Journal of Life Cycle Assessment and Sustainability, Vol. 3, No. 2. 

Ciroth, A., Foster, C., Hildenbrand, J., Zamagni, A.(2019). Life cycle inventory dataset review criteria—a new proposal. The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment. 10.1007/s11367-019-01712-9.

Ciroth, A. (2019): Full Sustainability Assessment, presentation, ILCM, Gandhinagar, 15 Nov 2019.

Di Noi, C., Ciroth, A. (2019): Environmental and Social Pressures in Mining. Results from a Sustainability Hotspots Screening in: Modeling and Simulation in Energy Management: Selected papers on System Dynamics Collection by Juan Martín García, ISBN 9781687004932 KDP Publishers.

Ciroth, A., Steiner, B. (2019): The Environmental Footprint – can´t we do better in LCA? Towards more accountable sustainability assessments, presentation, Sustainability science days, Helsinki, 09 Jun 2019.

Ciroth, A., Di Noi, C. Srocka, M. (2019): Revisiting the activity variable in Social LCA – beyond worker hours, presentation, ACLCA XIX LCA, Tucson, Arizona, 24 Sept 2019.

Di Noi, C., Ciroth, A., Burhan, S. (2019): H2020 ITERAMS project. Sustainability of a portfolio of solutions for water and tailings management in mining, presentation, ACLCA XIX LCA, Tucson, Arizona, 26 Sept 2019.

Ciroth, A., Kouame, N.: Elementary litter in life cycle inventories, approach and application, presentation, LCM, Poznan, 2019.

Lohse, T., Bunsen, J., Ciroth, A., Helm, S., Weber-Blaschke, G.: EasyEPD. Presentation, LCM, Poznan, 2019.

Recanati, F., Ciroth, A., Sangiovanni, G., Vitale, M.: Moving towards a bio-based wood painting sector: preliminary insights from the LIFE BIOPAINT project. Presentation, LCM, Poznan, 2019.

Di Noi, C., Ciroth, A., Mancini, L., Eynard, U., Pennington, D., Blengini, G.A. (2019): Can S-LCA methodology support responsible sourcing of raw materials in EU policy context? Int J Life Cycle Assess https://doi.org/10.1007/s11367-019-01678-8.

Räikkönen, M., Uusitalo, T., Molarius, R., Kortelainen, H., Di Noi, C., Horn, S. (2019): Asset management framework for assessing the economic, environmental and social impacts and risks of water balance system, presentation, World Congress on Resilience, Reliability and Asset Management, WCRRA, Singapore, 28/07/19-31/07/19.

2018

Di Noi, C., Ciroth, A. (2018): Environmental and Social Pressures in Mining. Results from a Sustainability Hotspots Screening. Resources 2018, 7, 80 https://doi.org/10.3390/resources7040080.

Ciroth, A. (2018): Using social LCA databases for support of policy and business decisions: Where and how, presentation, 70th LCA Discussion Forum – Social LCA – Challenges and solutions in application and implementation, Zürich, 22 Nov 2018.

Ciroth, A.: LCA Database creation, Relevamiento de datos y creación de bases de datos (LCI) para análisis de ciclo de vida, Huellas ambientales, Buenos Aires, Nov 2018.

Ciroth, A., Srocka, M., Burhan, S. (2018): A new LCI database for India, presentation, ILCM, Mumbai, 5 Oct 2018.

Ciroth, A., Bunsen, J., Oehlmann, M., Klaas, K., Rossbach, M. (2018): Income-induced changes in resource usage – An LCA-based study of German households, presentation, ACLCA LCA XVIII, Fort Collins, 26 Sep 2018.

Ciroth, A., Greve, S. (2018): Applying metadata descriptors for finding data and for building LCA models, presentation, ACLCA LCA XVIII, Fort Collins, 25 Sep 2018.

Bunsen, J., Ciroth, A. (2018): Regionalisation in openLCA, presentation, 69th LCA Discussion Forum – Regionalization in LCA: Current status in concepts, software and databases, Zürich, 13 Sep 2018.

2017

Eisfeldt, F. (2017): What´s new in PSILCA 2.0, Webinar – slides and video, 14/19 Dez 2017.

Ciroth, A., Bizarro, D. (2017): Implementing AWARE as regionalized LCIA method in software – challenges, outcomes, findings, poster, ACLCA Conference Series, Portsmouth 03 – 05 Oct 2017

Ciroth, A. (2017): Hotspots analysis in LCA supported by novel visualisations, presentation, LCM Conference Series, Luxembourg, 3 – 6 Sep 2017

Ciroth, A., Greve, S., Srocka, M. (2017): SuBoot-Sustainability Bootstrapping The Frist Implementation, presentation, LCM Conference Series, Luxembourg, 3 – 6 Sep 2017

Ciroth, A., Schulz, S.: EF remodeling project, interface paper, version 1.0.1, 2017

Eisfeldt, F., Ciroth, A. (2017): Contribution of Social Life Cycle Assessment to reach the Sustainable Development Goals, presentation, CILCA 2017, Medellín, 14 Jun 2017

Eisfeldt, F., Rodríguez, C., Ciroth, A. (2017): Soca – A database add-on for Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment, presentation, CILCA 2017, Medellín, 14 Jun 2017

Eisfeldt, F., Rodríguez, C., Ciroth, A. (2017): Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment of photovoltaic panels using soca, presentation, SETAC Europe 2017, Brussels, 10 May 2017

Ciroth, A., Srocka, M. (2017): Introducing the LCA data machine, presentation, SETAC Europe 2017, Brussels, 8 May 2017

Eisfeldt, F., Möller, F. (2017): Social and environmental impacts of a T-shirt: A life cycle approach, presentation, Greenshowroom at the Berlin Fashion week, Berlin, 19 Jan 2017

2016

Ciroth, A., Muller, S., Weidema, B. et al. (2016): Empirically based uncertainty factors for the pedigree matrix in ecoinventInt J Life Cycle Assess 21, 1338–1348. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11367-013-0670-5

Möller, F., Ciroth, A. (2016): Guided Case Study as an approach to allow companies mastering LCA, poster, Indian Life Cycle Management Conference 2016 (ILCM 2017) in New Delhi, India, 17-18 Oct 2016.

Rodríguez, C., Greve, S., Ciroth, A. (2016): LCA Collaboration Server: enhancing LCA data creation and sharing, presentation, LCA XVI, Charleston, 28 Sep 2016

Rodríguez, C., Ciroth, A. (2016): Adapting LCA software to LCI databases and vice versa, presentation, Ökobilanzwerkstatt 2016, Pforzheim, 16 Sep 2016

Ciroth, A., Eisfeldt, F. (2016): Social Life Cycle Impact Assessment & S-LCA of the Nicaragua Canal Project, presentation, sLCA 2016, Cambridge MA, 14 Jun 2016

Ciroth, A. (2016): Updating data in a generic social LCA database, presentation, SLCA Boston, 14 Jun 2016

Ciroth, A., Hildenbrand, J., Steen, B., Life Cycle Costing in: Dewulf, J., De Meester, S., Alvarenga, A. F. R., Sustainability Assessment of Renewables-Based Products – Methods and Case Studies, Wiley (2016), S. 215-228, ISBN 978-1-11893394-7

Ciroth, A., Eisfeldt, F., Srocka, M. (2016): Data quality in Social LCA studies, presentation SETAC Nantes, 26 May 2016

Greve, S., Rodríguez, C., Ciroth, A. (2016): LCA Cloud: enhancing LCA data collaboration, presentation SETAC Nantes, 23 May 2016

2015

Rodríguez, C., Ciroth, A., Srocka, M. (2015): EPD creation for building and construction sector: new software implementation, presentation, LCA XV in Vancouver, Canada, 6-8 Oct 2015.

Ciroth, A., Sonnemann, G., Vigon, B. (2015): UNEP Shonan Guidance Principles put into practice, presentation, LCA XV in Vancouver, Canada, 6-8 Oct 2015.

Ciroth, A., Srocka, M. (2015): JSON-LD: A smarter format for LCA data interchange, presentation, Indian Life Cycle Management Conference 2015 (ILCM 2015) in New Delhi, India, 14-15 Sep 2015.

Ciroth, A., Eisfeldt, F. (2015): A new, comprehensive database for social LCA: PSILCA, presentation, Indian Life Cycle Management Conference 2015 (ILCM 2015) in New Delhi, India, 14-15 Sep 2015.

Ciroth, A., Cinelli, M., Gjorgjikoski, V., Hildenbrand, J., Kocev, D. (2015): SuBoot – Sustainability Bootstrap project, presentation, Indian Life Cycle Management Conference 2015 (ILCM 2015) in New Delhi, India, 14-15 Sep 2015.

Rodríguez, C., Ciroth, A. (2015): Regionalized LCIA implementation in LCA software for decision-making analysis in LCM, presentation, The 7th International Conference on Life Cycle Management – LCM 2015 Bordeaux, 30 Aug – 2 Sep 2015.

Ciroth, A., Wesley, I. (2015): Elementary Flow Harmonization with openLCA and the LCA Harmonization Tool, presentation, 4th Meeting of the International Forum on LCA cooperation in Shah Alam, Malaysia, March 2015.

2014

Ciroth, A., Meinrenken, C. (2014): Data Quality in Life Cycle Assessments in: Schenck, R., White, P. (ed.): Environmental Life Cycle Assessment, S. 59 – 67, Washington 2014.

Rodríguez, C., Srocka, M. (2014): Linking regionalized LCIA methods and LCA databases, concept and practical demonstration of implementation in LCA software. What is possible today?, presentation, 2nd Regionalized LCIA Workshop 2014 in San Francisco, USA, 9 Oct 2014.

Rodríguez, C., Ciroth, A., Srocka, M. (2014): Regionalized LCIA – new software implemenation and agriculture case study, contribution and presentation, LCA Food Conference 2014 (LCA Foods 2014) in San Francisco, USA, 8-10 Oct 2014.

Ciroth, A. (2014): Using databases from different data providers in parallel for a case study on light bulbs, presentation, LCA XIV San Francisco in San Francisco, USA, 6-8 Oct 2014.

Ciroth, A., Rodríguez, C. (2014): A procedure for LCI data gaps management applied for an aerospace case, presentation, LCA XIV San Francisco in San Francisco, USA, 6-8 Oct 2014.

Ciroth, A. (2014): UNEP Shonan Guidance Principles put into practice, presentation, Indian Conference on Life Cycle Assessment (ILCM 2014) in New Delhi, India, 29-30 Sep 2014.

Ciroth, A. (2014): Social LCA/ Social Metrics, presentation, Social LCA Round Table in Berlin, Germany, 10 Sep 2014.

Ciroth, A. (2014): Indikatoren zur Ressourceneffizienz in der Ökobilanzierung, aktueller Stand, presentation, 3rd meeting of round table for resource efficiency in the construction sector in Berlin, Germany, 15 May 2014.

Rodríguez, C. (2014): Challenges of linking regionalised LCIA methods and LCA databases, presentation, Regionalized LCIA Workshop 2014 in Basel, Switzerland, 12 May 2014.

Ciroth, A. (2014): Why and when does regionalized LCIA make sense?, presentation, Regionalized LCIA Workshop 2014 in Basel, Switzerland, 12 May 2014.

Rodríguez, C., Srocka, M. (2014): openLCA implementation of GIS-based regionalised LCA – practical demonstration of status and possibilities, presentation, Regionalized LCIA Workshop 2014 in Basel, Swotzerland, 12 May 2014.

Ciroth, A. (2014): Working with multiple databases in one LCA software; interoperable databases, format conversion, presentation, 3rd International Meeting on Intergovernmental Cooperation on LCA in Washington DC, USA, 14-16 Apr 2014.

2013

Ciroth, A.; Srocka M. (2013): ecoinvent 3 in openLCA, presentation, LCA XIII Orlando, 30 Sep – 3 Oct 2013.

Ciroth, A.; Dreyer, L. C.; Duyan, Ö. (2013): SocialLCA+, presentation, LCA XIII Orlando, 30 Sep – 3 Oct 2013.

Rodríguez, C.; Ciroth, A. (2013): Introducing openLCA Nexus – Bringing together most relevant sustainability datasets in an online LCA  data repository and using them in a consistent way, presentation, LCA XIII Orlando, 30 Sep – 3 Oct 2013.

Ciroth, A. (2013): ProSuite Decision support system (DSS), presentation, The 11th Global Conference on Sustainable Manufacturing Berlin, 23-25 Sep 2013.

Ciroth, A., Franze, J.: Ciroth, A.: Social Extension Task Force report, Task III and IV, Modeling, assessment, and aggregation of social indicators along the life cycle, PROSUITE project ad hoc report, 2013

Theret J.-P.; Fliegner M.; Srocka M.; Bläsig V.; Duyan Ö. (2013): Integrating life cycle assessment tools and information with product life cycle management / product data management, presentation, The 11th Global Conference on Sustainable Manufacturing Berlin, 23-25 Sep 2013.

Ciroth, A.: Refining the pedigree matrix approach in ecoinvent: Towards empirical uncertainty factors, Swiss Discussion Forum, Zurich, 13 Sep 2013.

Ciroth, A.; Rodríguez, C. (2013): Introducing openLCA Nexus, presentation, The 6th International Conference on Life Cycle Management – LCM 2013 Gothenburg, 25-28 Aug 2013.

Franze, J. (2013): Der Weg der Schokolade, in: enorm – Wirtschaft für den Menschen, issue 1/2013, p. 48f.

Lewandowska, A., Kurczewski,P., Kulczycka, J., Joachimiak, K., Matuszak-Flejszman, A., Baumann, H., Ciroth, A. (2013): LCA as an element in environmental management systems – comparison of conditions in selected organisations in Poland, Sweden and Germany Part 1: Background and initial assumptions, in: The Int J of LCA, (IF 2,362); 8 (2); p. 472 – 480.

Lewandowska, A., Kurczewski, P., Kulczycka, J., Joachimiak, K., Matuszak-Flejszman, A., Baumann, H., Ciroth, A. (2013): LCA as an element in environmental management systems – comparison of conditions in selected organisations in Poland, Sweden and Germany Part 2: Results of survey research, in: The Int J of LCA, (IF 2,362); 8 (2); p. 481 – 489.

2012

Ciroth, A. (2012): Software for Life Cycle Assessment, in: Curran, M. (Ed.): Life Cycle Assessment Handbook – A guide for environmentally sustainable products, Cincinnati, p. 143 – 158.

Ciroth, A., Muller, St., Weidema, B.: Refining the pedigree matrix approach in ecoinvent, project report, 2012.

Franze, J. (2012): Der Lebensweg eines Goldrings, in: enorm – Wirtschaft für den Menschen, issue 5/2012, p. 48f.

Franze, J., Ciroth, A. (2012): Integration of social aspects in product design, poster, SETAC Case Study Symposium Copenhagen, 26-28 Nov 2012.

Ciroth, A. (2012): Aggregation in Social LCA Case Studies, presentation, SETAC Case Study Symposium Copenhagen, 26-28 Nov 2012.

Franze, J. (2012): Die Reise der Tomate, in: enorm – Wirtschaft für den Menschen, issue 4/2012, p. 46f.

Franze, J., Beermann, H. (2012): Lebensweg eines Handys, in: enorm – Wirtschaft für den Menschen, issue 3/2012, p. 50f.

Franze, J., Velazco, C. (2012): A Practical Oriented Handbook for S-LCA, presentation, S-LCA Workshop in Berlin, 25 May 2012.

Ciroth, A., Franze, J. (2012): Comparison of S-LCA with other management tools, presentation, S-LCA Workshop in Berlin, 25 May 2012.

Franze, J., Beermann, H. (2012): Die Reise der Jeans, in: enorm – Wirtschaft für den Menschen, issue 2/2012, p. 48f.

2011

Lewandowska, A., Matuszak-Flejszman, A., Ciroth, A., Joachimiak, K. (2011): Environmental Life Cycle Assessment as a tool for identification and assessment of environmental aspects in environmental management systems (EMS) Part 2 – case studies, in: The Int J of LCA (IF 2,362); 16 (3); p. 247 – 257.

Valdivia, S., Ugaya, C. M., Sonnemann, G., Hildenbrand, J. (ed.) (2011): Towards a Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment – Making informed choices on products, UNEP/SETAC Life Cycle Initiative, ISBN: 978-92-807-3175-0.

Srocka, M., Ciroth, A. (2011): Web-based exchange of LCA data from the client side perspective, presentation, EnviroInfo 2011 Ispra, 5-7 Oct 2011.

Ciroth, A., Hunkeler, D., Klöpffer, W., Swarr, T., Pesonen, H. (2011): Life Cycle Costing – a Code of Practice. Key messages and critical evaluation, presentation, LCA XI Chicago, 3-6 Oct 2011.

Ciroth, A., Valdivia, S. (2011): Global Guidance Principles for LCA Databases and follow on activities, presentation, LCA XI Chicago, 3-6 Oct 2011.

Ciroth, A., Schebek, L. (2011): Perspectives in Life Cycle Inventory Modeling, presentation, LCA XI Chicago, 3-6 Oct 2011.

Sonnemann, G., Vignon, B. (ed.) (2011), authors: Vigon, B., Curran, M., Sonnemann, G., Wang, H., Ciroth, A., Broadbent, C., Stevenson, M., Inaba, A., de Beaufort, A., Fava, J., Draucker, L., Goedkoop, M., Baitz, M., Frischknecht, R., Krinke, S., Suppen, N., Weidema, B., Wolf, M.-A.: Global Guidance Principles For Life Cycle Assessment Databases – A Basis for Greener Processes and Products.

Ciroth, A., Franze, J. (2011): Anwendung der UNEP/SETAC ‚Guidelines for Social LCA‘ – Social LCA als Ergänzung zu Ökobilanz und Life Cycle Costing, in: Beckenbach, F., Urban, A (ed.): Methoden der Stoffstromanalyse – Konzepte, agentenbasierte Modellierung und Ökobilanz, Marburg 2011.

Ciroth, A. et al. (2011): Interacting with the ILCD data network from an LCA software – the example of openLCA, presentation, LCM 2011 Berlin, 28-31 Aug 2011.

Franze, J., Ciroth, A. (2011): Social and environmental LCA of an ecolabeled notebook, presentation, LCM 2011 Berlin, 28-31 Aug 2011.

Benoît-Norris, C., Vickery-Niederman, G., Valdivia, S., Franze, J., Traverso, M., Ciroth, A., Mazijn, B. (2011): Introducing the UNEP/SETAC methodological sheets for subcategories of social LCA, in: The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment, online available under http://www.springerlink.com/content/e6g0n6r20707vx27/

Franze, J., Ciroth, A. (2011): A comparison of cut roses from Ecuador and the Netherlands, in: The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment, 16/4 (2011), p. 366 – 379, online available under http://www.springerlink.com/content/e721508x23664323/

Biemann, K. et al. (2011): BioEnergieDat – Provision of an up-to-date, harmonized and consistent LCI database as a contribution to the development of a strategy for providing sustainable bioenergy in Germany, poster, 21. SETAC Annual Meeting Milan, 15-19 May 2011.

Ciroth, A., Franze, J. (2011): LCA of an Ecolabeled Notebook – Consideration of Social and Environmental Impacts Along the Entire Life Cycle, ISBN 978-1-4466-0087-0, Berlin 2011.

Klöpffer, W., Ciroth, A. (2011): Is LCC relevant in a sustainability assessment?, in: The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment, 16/2 (2011), p. 99 – 101, on