DATASET

High impact polystyrene granulate (HIPS); production mix, at plant (Location: RER)

Collection: EPLCA : European Platform on Life Cycle Assessment 

Description

Raw data for polymerization and intermediate products are collected by several producers in Europe; the average is calculated by the consultant based on the production capacity of the companies. The LCI result is calculated with background data from the Boustead database.

Technical Purpose: Polystyrene is a versatile polymer resin used in a wide range of applications - especially in the packaging

industry.

Geographical Representation: RER

Contact

Email
ec-eplca (at) ec.europa.eu

Contributors

  • Simone Fazio
  • David Pennington

How to cite

Fazio, Simone; Pennington, David (2002): High impact polystyrene granulate (HIPS); production mix, at plant (Location: RER). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/jrc-eplca-aed8d428-25bc-4b69-8722-d3e26975dc5b

Keywords

Plastics Materials production

Data access

Full ELCD Database
Use conditions
Custom licence 
Access conditions
No limitations 
URL 
  • Landing Page to download the full ELCD Database.

Geographic areas

Europe

Temporal coverage

From date To date
2002-01-01 2012-12-31

Additional information

Published by
European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Created date
2021-04-23
Modified date
2019-08-19
Issued date
2002-01-01
Landing page
http://eplca.jrc.ec.europa.eu/ELCD3/ 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Environment, Science and technology
Update frequency
irregular
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/jrc-eplca-aed8d428-25bc-4b69-8722-d3e26975dc5b
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