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Characterisation Method Information
Characterisation Method Name:
Resource consumption impact on resource reserves
Version:
1999
Date Completed:
1999
Principal Method Name:
EPS
Method Description:
The characterisation factors for resource reserves are equal to 1
Literature Reference:
Steen B (1999a): A systematic approach to environmental priority strategies in product development (EPS). Version 2000 General system characteristics CPM report Chalmers University of Technology Sweden Steen B (1999b): A systematic approach to environmental priority strategies in product development (EPS). Version 2000 Models and data of the default method CPM report Chalmers University of Technology Sweden
Methodological Range:
This characterisation modelling is only valid in EPS method
Notes:

Existing Characterisation Factors of Resource consumption impact on resource reserves
Characterisation Parameter Category Indicator Impact Indication Principle Aspect Substance Quantity Unit Notes
CFactor Al reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Al 1 kg/kg
CFactor Ar reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Ar 1 kg/kg
CFactor As reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
As 1 kg/kg
CFactor Au reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Au 1 kg/kg
CFactor B reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
B 1 kg/kg
CFactor Ba reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Ba 1 kg/kg
CFactor Be reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Be 1 kg/kg
CFactor Bi reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Bi 1 kg/kg
CFactor Br reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Br 1 kg/kg
CFactor Cd reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Cd 1 kg/kg
CFactor Ce reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Ce 1 kg/kg
CFactor Cl reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Cl 1 kg/kg
CFactor Co reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Co 1 kg/kg
CFactor Cr reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Cr 1 kg/kg
CFactor Cs reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Cs 1 kg/kg
CFactor Cu reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Cu 1 kg/kg
CFactor Drinking water EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Drinking water 1 kg/kg
CFactor Dy reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Dy 1 kg/kg
CFactor Er reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Er 1 kg/kg
CFactor Eu reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Eu 1 kg/kg
CFactor F reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
F 1 kg/kg
CFactor Fe reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Fe 1 kg/kg
CFactor Fossil coal EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Coal 1 kg/kg
CFactor Fossil oil EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Oil 1 kg/kg
CFactor Ga reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Ga 1 kg/kg
CFactor Gd reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Gd 1 kg/kg
CFactor Ge reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Ge 1 kg/kg
CFactor H reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
H2 1 kg/kg
CFactor He reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
He 1 kg/kg
CFactor Hf reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
HF 1 kg/kg
CFactor Hg reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Hg 1 kg/kg
CFactor Ho reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Ho 1 kg/kg
CFactor I reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
I 1 kg/kg
CFactor In reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
In 1 kg/kg
CFactor Ir reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Ir 1 kg/kg
CFactor Irrigation water EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Irrigation water 1 kg/kg
CFactor K reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
K 1 kg/kg
CFactor La reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
La 1 kg/kg
CFactor Li reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Li 1 kg/kg
CFactor Lu reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Lu 1 kg/kg
CFactor Mg reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Mg 1 kg/kg
CFactor Mn reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Mn 1 kg/kg
CFactor Mo reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Mo 1 kg/kg
CFactor N reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
N 1 kg/kg
CFactor Na reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Na 1 kg/kg
CFactor Natural gas EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Natural gas 1 kg/kg
CFactor Nb reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Nb 1 kg/kg
CFactor Nd reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Nd 1 kg/kg
CFactor Ne reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Ne 1 kg/kg
CFactor Ni reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Ni 1 kg/kg
CFactor O reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
O2 1 kg/kg
CFactor Os reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Os 1 kg/kg
CFactor P reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
P 1 kg/kg
CFactor Pb reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Pb 1 kg/kg
CFactor Pd reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Pd 1 kg/kg
CFactor Pr reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Pr 1 kg/kg
CFactor Pt reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Pt 1 kg/kg
CFactor Rb reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Rb 1 kg/kg
CFactor Re reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Re 1 kg/kg
CFactor Rh reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Rh 1 kg/kg
CFactor Ru reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Ru 1 kg/kg
CFactor S reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
S 1 kg/kg
CFactor Sb reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Sb 1 kg/kg
CFactor Sc reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Sc 1 kg/kg
CFactor Se reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Se 1 kg/kg
CFactor Sm reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Sm 1 kg/kg
CFactor Sn reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Sn 1 kg/kg
CFactor Sr reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Sr 1 kg/kg
CFactor Ta reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Ta 1 kg/kg
CFactor Tb reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Tb 1 kg/kg
CFactor Te reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Te 1 kg/kg
CFactor Th reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Th 1 kg/kg
CFactor Ti reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Ti 1 kg/kg
CFactor Tl reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Tl 1 kg/kg
CFactor Tm reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Tm 1 kg/kg
CFactor U reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
U 1 kg/kg
CFactor V reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
V 1 kg/kg
CFactor W reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
W 1 kg/kg
CFactor Y reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Y 1 kg/kg
CFactor Yb reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Yb 1 kg/kg
CFactor Zn reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Zn 1 kg/kg
CFactor Zr reserves EPS/2000
Type = Natural resource
Direction = Input
Media = *
Geography = *
Zr 1 kg/kg