The Resource Life Cycle Assessment, 4 Learning (Firm), (evideo)

Life Cycle Assessment, 4 Learning (Firm), (evideo)

Label
Life Cycle Assessment
Title
Life Cycle Assessment
Statement of responsibility
4 Learning (Firm)
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Volvo's ReCharge hybrid car has an electric motor in each of its wheels, helping to reduce the amount of carbon dioxide created when being driven. But a car's performance on the road is only one part of its overall green rating. With the ReCharge serving as an example, this program shows how Life Cycle Assessment is employed to evaluate the environmental impact of manufactured goods-from their raw materials, to production, usage, and disposal. Designers used recycled materials for much of the ReCharge, but it lost the 'new car smell' after toxic components were eliminated. The video takes a close look at the production phase of LCA with a tour of Volvo's energy-efficient assembly plant; and at end-of-life recovery at a dismantling facility
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
10 & up
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films on Demand
  • 4 Learning (Firm)
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
Runtime
25
Series statement
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http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Automobile industry and trade
  • Branding (Marketing)
  • Conservation of natural resources
  • Engineering
  • Environmental protection
  • Marketing
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Operations research
  • Production management
  • Science
Technique
live action
Label
Life Cycle Assessment, 4 Learning (Firm), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=44502
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on August 15, 2011
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Life Cycle Assessment: The Volvo ReCharge (2:36) -- Sourcing Materials & Components (3:12) -- Sourcing Materials & Components: Allergens and Emissions (4:26) -- The Production Process (5:01) -- The Production Process: Emissions and Waste (3:36) -- End of Life Recovery & Recycling (3:49) -- Credits: Life Cycle Assessment (0:24)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (25 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
  • 44498s
  • 44502
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100044502
  • 100044502
  • (OCoLC)764415606
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
Life Cycle Assessment, 4 Learning (Firm), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=44502
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on August 15, 2011
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Life Cycle Assessment: The Volvo ReCharge (2:36) -- Sourcing Materials & Components (3:12) -- Sourcing Materials & Components: Allergens and Emissions (4:26) -- The Production Process (5:01) -- The Production Process: Emissions and Waste (3:36) -- End of Life Recovery & Recycling (3:49) -- Credits: Life Cycle Assessment (0:24)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (25 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
  • 44498s
  • 44502
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100044502
  • 100044502
  • (OCoLC)764415606
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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