About Shoes, Cucumbers, Beer and Cars: A Bottom-Up Household Consumption LCA-Model

Andreas Froemelt

ETH Zurich

Current position:PhD Candidate at Chair of Ecological Systems Design (ESD), Institute of Environmental Engineering, ETH Zurich (Switzerland);Research areas: Household Consumption ModelingModeling of Urban Energy Systems


Household consumption is – besides governmental consumption – the main driver of economy. Households are thus ultimately responsible for the environmental impacts which occur over the whole life cycle of products and... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Andreas Froemelt (ETH Zurich)
  2. Christie Walker (ETH Zurich)
  3. David Dürrenmatt (Rittmeyer Ltd.)
  4. Stefanie Hellweg (ETH Zurich)

Topic Areas

• Open source data, big data, data mining and industrial ecology , • Sustainable urban systems , • Sustainable consumption and production


WS-17 » Sustainable consumption and production systems (13:45 - Wednesday, 28th June, Room H)

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