Life Cycle Assessment - Calculate the sustainability of your textile product

Being more circular and even sustainable starts with getting insights into your product's footprint. What you don’t measure, you can’t control. Transparancy about the impact of your products and making steps to reduce this is increasingly demanded by governments and even customers. You have to develop a strategy, which requires reliable information. 

There are many tools and software available to help you gathering these insights. But how do you choose the right one? And how can you use the data to make better decisions and improve the environmental performance of your product? 

Calculate the environmental impact of your products
Take a dive into LCA (Life Cycle Assessment). A workshop given by Anthon Luiken, consultant on circular textiles and specialist in textile recycling, and Jesse Dolstra history and future of hemp textiles passionate. LCA (Life Cycle Assessment) tools can calculate the environmental impact of your products, providing insights and helping to identify hotspots and enable you to make better decisions to facilitate further steps towards sustainability. 


You will learn about: 

  • Various ‘eco-tools’ in the market
  • LCA calculations and other scores including a deep dive into bAwear Score
  • The importance of primary data
  • Monitoring tools
  • Different methods to measure environmental impact at product level
  • Get a free calculation 
Life Cycle Assessment

About Anthon Luiken

Anton Luiken studied organic chemistry at the University of Nijmegen before working for 22 years in applied research at TNO, focussing on improving the environmental performance of the textile supply chain.
Being the CTO (Chief Textile Officer) at bAwear, he is involved with everything involving our calculation software and modelling. Besides his role at bAwear, Anton is a consultant in the field of circular textiles and a specialist in textile recycling.