LCA Databases in Umberto
What is most important to you when it comes to using professional LCA software? Data, data, data! Just choose which of the databases is the most suitable for your projects.
Life Cycle Inventory Databases
LCI databases contain life cycle inventory data on energy supply, material production and processing, transport and disposal services, and the associated environmental performance.
LCI databases are standardized, for example, via the ILCD standard (International Reference Life Cycle Data System) or EcoSpold.
Save time and effort
With the LCI databases integrated in Umberto you reduce the effort for data research and for the preparation of the life cycle assessment considerably.
LCI databases integrated in our Software Umberto
The ecoinvent LCI database which is provided by the ecoinvent Association contains high quality and consistent datasets from different sectors.
The third version of the database offers a large number of new and updated datasets.
The new LCI database cm.chemicals is developed by Carbon Minds and provides LCA datasets for chemicals. cm.chemicals is highly regionalized including plant-level data from 150 regions.
GaBi LCI databases
The GaBi LCI databases developed by Sphera International include more than 7.000 LCA datasets from many different industries. The Life Cycle Inventory datasets are based on primary industry data.
Other environmental databases
GWP, CED and EcoIndicator99 estimation for chemicals
EstiMol is a database containing roughly 14.000 chemical compounds with their values for cradle-to-gate Global Warming Potential (GWP), Cumulated Energy Demand (CED) and EcoIndicator 99.
EstiMol is a free online tool offered by iPoint Systems.