Standard Technical specification · SIS-ISO/TS 14071:2014

Environmental management - Life cycle assessment - Critical review processes and reviewer competencies: Additional requirements and guidelines to ISO 14044:2006 (ISO/TS 14071:2014, IDT)

Status: Valid

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).


Environmental management systems Environmental management (04.100) Product life-cycles (13.020.60)

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Language: English

Written by: Livscykelanalys, SIS/TK 207/AG 01

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Article no: STD-102844

Edition: 1

Approved: 9/1/2014

No of pages: 24