Reduce your environmental footprint. Product by product.
Get proactive about your impact. Measure & improve the environmental footprint of your products, or product portfolio with our LCA software.
Ecodesign is a critical approach to product development that emphasizes environmental sustainability throughout the entire product lifecycle. Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) software plays a pivotal role in enabling ecodesign by providing quantitative insights into the environmental impacts of various design choices.
Life Cycle Assessment
Create an LCA with our LCA software solutions. Both Ecochain Helix and Ecochain Mobius allow you to create a Life Cycle Assessment (LCA). We enable you to study and assess the environmental impact of your products, production processes, and materials used. On a company-level, we also help you to calculate the impact of a production facility.
Ecochain allows you to assess the environmental impact of different products throughout their life cycle. This analysis enables your company to move towards a more sustainable product portfolio and reduce your ecological footprint. View results at different levels, such as your supply chain, company, processes, product, and materials. Identify high-impact products and prioritize your research and development efforts over those that really matter for sustainability. Make informed decisions to improve your company’s environmental performance.
Proper sustainability claims are based on environmental data that reflects a product’s or company’s reality. The most reliable environmental data on products are obtained with a Life Cycle Assessment (LCA).
Sustainable supply chain
Start assessing the impact of raw materials and related suppliers, your manufacturing processes, the usage of your product and different disposal options. We provide accurate insights across the entire life cycle of your product to, so that you can take actions and achieve a more sustainable product supply chain.
Calculate your product impact in 4 easy steps
Model your product and its impact
Create your complete product inventory in Ecochain Mobius. Tap into the various environmental databases we offer, like Ecoinvent, by linking the product’s impact to appropriate datasets. Choose the scope of your LCA and assess the impact of your product—right from the materials and components to processes involved in the manufacturing process.
Zoom in on the hotspots
Once you model your products, dive into the impact each phase creates. You don’t need a magnifying glass to see the major contributors to your product’s environmental impact. Ecochain Mobius highlights the hotspots for you to assess and change if necessary.
Compare different products and scenarios
Incorporate iterations in your product design process. Substitute materials in your products’ composition and see if it has a lower or higher impact. You can also compare two products in your portfolio to see which one is more sustainable.
Share it with your team
Want a concise one-pager of your product footprint? Done! Ecochain Mobius summarizes your LCA result into a PDF. Want to dive deeper? No problem! Download your product’s inventory as a csv file or convert your results into a comprehensive xls file, showing all the impact categories in an overview. Ecochain Mobius does it all.