“Particulate Matter Formation” in Life Cycle Impact Assessment

This chapter deals with the causes and consequences of exposure from emissions of primary particles and secondary particle precursors on human health and how to deal with them in life cycle impact assessment (LCIA).

Expert in the impact of particles on human health, Quantis’ Scientific Director Sebastien Humbert authored a chapter discussing “Particulate Matter Formation” (chapter 6) in Life Cycle Impact Assessment, part of the LCA Compendium – The Complete World of Life Cycle Assessment book series. 

This chapter deals with the causes and consequences of exposure from emissions of primary particles and secondary particle precursors on human health and how to deal with them in life cycle impact assessment (LCIA).

Particulate Matter Formation