Systems Needs - cont.
Modeling and Information Needs
- Standardization of lifecycle analysis
- Optimization of environment, cost and quality
- Comparison between air, water, solid waste
- How far back in supply chain?
- How far forward in time?
- Manufacturing process modeling
- Competitive advantage lost if info. shared
Published July 13, 2000; WTEC Workshop on Environmentally Benign Manufacturing (EBM) Technologies