Project duration: 03/2018-05/2020
The Live LCA solution will provide quantified sustainability information and cost transparency for each specific product and any production step. This results in improved economic and environmental performance.
Combining LCA and MFCA
The Live LCA solution will combine the methods Life Cycle Assessment (LCA, product view) and Material Flow Cost Accounting (MFCA, production view) and include live data for energy use, material consumption and waste generation.
Project duration: 02/2018-05/2019
The goal of this project is to create a Blockchain-based system for tracing certain raw materials from conflict-affected and high-risk areas – so-called Conflict Minerals or 3TG – across the entire supply chain via verified, cryptographically secured transactions.
Funded by the EPRM
The SustainBlock project is funded by the European Partnership for Responsible Minerals (EPRM).
Development of an open-access, Excel-based template to support companies in their compliance with global human trafficking and modern-day slavery legislation. In cooperation with Dr. Chris N. Bayer, Development International, and an international stakeholder forum of private sector and civil society representatives.
Project duration: 03/2013-03/2014 and 01/2015-12/2018
Design and development of assessment tools for ecologically optimized multi-material automotive components for mass production. 9 project partners. Funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF). The Open Hybrid LabFactory (OHLF) forms the basis for the development of a Life Cycle Design Lab in which iPoint provides our Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) software.
Project duration: 02/2012-01/2015
„Sustainability Data Exchange Hub“: Development of a universal data hub for the exchange of compliance and sustainability data along the supply chain. Funded within the Seventh Framework Programme of the European Commission (FP7). The consortium consists of 15 partner organizations from 7 countries across Europe.
Project duration: 04/2013-10/2013
“Assessment of due diligence compliance cost, benefit and related effects on selected operators in relation to the responsible sourcing of selected minerals”. Study for the European Commission, Directorate-General for Trade.